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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....

Impeachment hearing awaits two SC justices

TWO OTHER associate justices of the Supreme Court (SC) are set to attend the House inquiry on the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria...

Speaker calls on Chief Justice to attend House impeachment hearing

SPEAKER Pantaleon D. Alvarez called on Chief Justice (CJ) Maria Lourdes P. A Sereno before the House justice committee investigation on her impeachment, instead...

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...

Palace to Sereno: Resign

MALACAÑANG on Monday, Nov. 06, called on Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes P.A. Sereno to resign and spare the Supreme Court from further “damage.” That morning...

De Lima asks high court to reconsider decision that junked request...

DETAINED senator Leila M. De Lima, through one of her lawyers Florin T. Hilbay, asked the Supreme Court to reconsider its decision that junked...

High court asked to review orders in Mamasapano case

THE Supreme Court was asked to review decisions of the Office of the Ombudsman that supposedly downgraded charges filed against former President Benigno S....

FDA findings on contraceptives under TRO to be announced today

THE FOOD and Drug Administration (FDA) is set to release its resolution determining whether a number of contraceptives -- including the subdermal implants Implanon...

SC rules against De Lima’s petition to recall arrest

THE Supreme Court (SC) has voted 9-6 to dismiss for lack of merit detained Senator Leila M. de Lima’s petition to recall the arrest...

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,...

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...

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...

Supreme Court affirms ex-police chief Purisima’s suspension

THE SUPREME Court (SC) has upheld the six months preventive suspension of former Philippine National Police (PNP) Director Alan L. Purisima issued by the...

Aguirre asks SC to transfer Parojinog case to NCR court

JUSTICE SECRETARY Vitaliano N. Aguirre II has asked Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno to transfer the case of the Parojinog siblings to a...

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 hits SC on RH law but case now at FDA

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, July 24, criticized the Supreme Court (SC) for not lifting...

Lagman: SC lowered the bar in martial law decision

A DAY before Congress is set to deliberate on President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s request to extend martial law in Mindanao until Dec. 31, 2017,...

Justice Jardeleza remains the richest magistrate

SUPREME COURT Associate Justice Francis H. Jardeleza remains the magistrate with the highest net worth, as the SC, on Friday, disclosed the summary of...

JBC releases shortlist of bets for new SC justice

THE Judicial Bar Council (JBC) during its regular meeting on Friday released a shortlist of 8 qualified applicants -- from the previous 13 --...

SC urged: Compel DENR and DoE to review coal plants ‘proliferation’

A GROUP of environmental advocates and lawyers petitioned the Supreme Court (SC) yesterday to compel the Department of Energy (DoE) and Department of Environment...

US top court rejects POM Wonderful appeal over ads

WASHINGTON — Businesses better have good evidence to back up claims of health benefits from their products, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said...