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Tijam questions Sereno’s dilly-dallying on transfer request for Maute cases

ASSOCIATE JUSTICE Noel G. Tijam yesterday denied that he was the Supreme Court member-in-charge of the petition involving the transfer of the Maute cases...

House to hear more SC justices today

By Minde Nyl R. dela Cruz THREE ASSOCIATE justices and a retired associate justice of the Supreme Court are among the resource persons set to...

Another SC justice to attend impeachment hearing

ANOTHER Supreme Court justice is expected to join the resource persons who will testify in the House committee on justice’s inquiry on the impeachment...

Sereno accuser scolded again

LAWYER Lorenzo G. Gadon was scolded anew by lawmakers presiding over the House inquiry on his impeachment case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A....

Sereno camp says congressmen aiding Gadon in impeachment ‘fishing expedition’

By Andrea Louise E. San Juan THE CAMP of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno yesterday, Nov. 23, slammed complainant lawyer Lorenzo G. Gadon and...

Sereno stands ground to be represented by lawyers

CHIEF JUSTICE Maria Lourdes P. A. Sereno has executed a Special Power of Attorney authorizing her lawyers “to exercise and protect her rights and...

House unlikely to OK right to counsel for Sereno

THE House Justice panel will rule, before Wednesday’s (Nov. 22) hearing on determination of probable cause in the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria...

Chief Justice still studying whether or not she will attend impeachment...

CHIEF Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno’s camp is now studying whether she will appear before her impeachment hearing on Wednesday, Nov. 22, before the...

Sereno urges public vigilance on impeachment proceedings

THE CAMP of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno in a statement on Monday, Oct. 30, called on public vigilance on the developing impeachment...

Senate leader: Impeachment won’t delay priority bills

SENATE PRESIDENT Aquilino Martin L. Pimentel III said on Thursday, Oct. 12, there will be no delay in the chamber’s passage of priority bills...

House panel finds sufficient grounds for impeachment complaint vs Sereno

By Lira Dalangin-Fernandez InterAksyon THE HOUSE of Representatives’ justice committee found sufficient grounds for the impeachment complaint against Supreme Court (SC)Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno,...

Umbrella group of business leaders cautions Congress on impeachment

AN UMBRELLA group consisting of the top business and other organizations has urged Congress to exercise its impeachment powers under the Constitution “with great...

Sereno calls for dismissal of impeachment complaint

CHIEF JUSTICE Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno called for the “dismissal” of the impeachment complaint filed against her by lawyer Larry Gadon, saying it was...

Impeachment raps vs Comelec chief trashed

By Lira Dalangin-Fernandez InterAksyon THE IMPEACHMENT complaint against Commission on Election (Comelec) Chairman Andres D. Bautista was dismissed for insufficiency in form Wednesday morning, Sept. 20,...

Lawyer groups flag House of Representatives’ use of ‘terrible powers’

TWO LAWYER GROUPS -- the Philippine Bar Association, Inc. (PBA) and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) -- yesterday raised concern on the...

Impeachment complaint transmitted to Sereno

THE Justice Committee of the House of Representatives has formally ordered Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno to answer the allegations in...

Influential business group flags series of impeachment cases

THE INFLUENTIAL Makati Business Club (MBC) in a statement on Thursday, Sept. 14, flagged the series of impeachment cases of late that the group...

House panel OK’s impeachment complaint vs Sereno

By Lira Dalangin-Fernandez Interaksyon THE FIRST impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno, filed by lawyer Larry Gadon, was declared sufficient in form and...

Alvarez backs documents on Sereno impeachment

WITH DOCUMENTARY evidence to back up the allegations and the possible testimony of two Supreme Court magistrates, House Speaker Pantaleon D. Alvarez believes in...

Chief Justice Sereno breaks silence on impeachment threats

By Kristine Joy V. Patag Reporter CHIEF JUSTICE Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno on Thursday finally broke her silence on impeachment threats from two camps of known...

VACC moves to strengthen impeachment complaint vs. Chief Justice Sereno

AN anti-crime group has sought the high tribunal’s Clerk of Court to strengthen its impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. A. Sereno. In...

Duterte says he declared martial law to avoid impeachment

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte said that he declared martial law to avoid the risk of impeachment. In his speech during his visit at Camp Ranao,...