House approves bill making libel case hearings accessible to journalists » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, January 28). House approves bill making libel case hearings accessible to journalists. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 29, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/28/house-approves-bill-making-libel-case-hearings-accessible-to-journalists/ House approves bill making libel case hearings accessible to journalists Published January 28, 2019, 3:34 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House Committee on Justice approved on Monday a bill seeking to … Continue reading

‘Criminal age’ set at 12, not 9 | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, January 23). ‘Criminal age’ set at 12, not 9. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 24, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/286064/-criminal-age-set-at-12-not-9.html ‘Criminal age’ set at 12, not 9 House okays bill on 2nd reading posted January 23, 2019 at 09:38 pm by Maricel Cruz The House of Representatives on Wednesday approved on second reading a bill … Continue reading

Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, January 21). Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/21/opposition-solons-denounce-hasty-passage-of-bill-lowering-minimum-age-of-criminal-responsibility/ Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility Published January 21, 2019, 4:45 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Opposition lawmakers criticized on Monday the … Continue reading

SC7 impeachment junked | Daily Tribune

Reference: Bordey, H. (2018, September 12). SC7 impeachment junked. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved September 20, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/09/12/sc7-impeachment-junked/. SC7 impeachment junked By Hananeel Bordey – September 12, 2018 12:04 AM170 By a vote of 23-1, the House Committee on Justice yesterday dismissed the impeachment complaints filed against Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Teresita de Castro and six … Continue reading

House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 27). House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-vows-expeditious-resolution-of-impeach-raps-vs-7-sc-justices/ House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices By Jovee Marie De la Cruz August 27, 2018 The leadership of the House of Representatives on Monday assured the … Continue reading

House panel chair says impeach raps will be handled with dispatch | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018, August 27). House panel chair says impeach raps will be handled with dispatch. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025193/house-panel-chair-says-impeach-raps-will-be-handled-with-dispatch COMPLAINTS AGAINST 7 SUPREME COURT JUSTICES House panel chair says impeach raps will be handled with dispatch By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:27 AM August … Continue reading

House to probe police search of raided bar | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 22). House to probe police search of raided bar. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 23, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/273677/house-to-probe-police-search-of-raided-bar.html House to probe police search of raided bar posted August 22, 2018 at 10:20 pm by Maricel Cruz Two lawmakers on Wednesday sought a congressional inquiry into the case of three lawyers arrested recently … Continue reading

House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought | Philstar.com

Reference: Patag, K. J. (2018, August 22). House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/22/1844880/house-probe-arrest-makati-bars-lawyers-sought House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – August 22, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Two lawmakers on Wednesday urged the House of Representatives committees on Justice, … Continue reading

House Committee on Justice passes bills creating court salas in certain parts of the country » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Damicog, J. (2018, May 30). House Committee on Justice passes bills creating court salas in certain parts of the country. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/30/guevarra-hails-ca-confirmation/ House Committee on Justice passes bills creating court salas in certain parts of the country Published May 29, 2018, 7:51 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House … Continue reading

House panel starts deliberations to upgrade criminal justice system » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, May 30). House panel starts deliberations to upgrade criminal justice system. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/30/house-panel-starts-deliberations-to-upgrade-criminal-justice-system/ House panel starts deliberations to upgrade criminal justice system Published May 30, 2018, 10:27 AM By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House Committee on Justice has started deliberating on the bill seeking to strengthen … Continue reading

House justice panel chair eyes termination of Sereno impeachment | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. J. G. (2018, May 14). House justice panel chair eyes termination of Sereno impeachment. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-justice-panel-chair-eyes-termination-sereno-impeachment House justice panel chair eyes termination of Sereno impeachment By PETER J. G. TABINGO May 14, 2018 THE House committee on justice is eyeing to terminate the impeachment complaint … Continue reading

House panel on standby mode over Sereno impeachment | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 15). House panel on standby mode over Sereno impeachment. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-panel-standby-mode-over-sereno-impeachment House panel on standby mode over Sereno impeachment By WENDELL VIGILIA May 15, 2018 THE House committee on rules is set to tackle today the report of the committee on justice recommending … Continue reading

‘SC ruling on Sereno ouster bolstered impeachment raps’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, May 15). SC ruling on Sereno ouster bolstered impeachment raps. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/15/1815287/sc-ruling-sereno-ouster-bolstered-impeachment-raps ‘SC ruling on Sereno ouster bolstered impeachment raps’ Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – May 15, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) decision to oust Ma. Lourdes Sereno as chief … Continue reading

House sees quo warranto rule upheld | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, May 10). House sees quo warranto rule upheld. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/265276/house-sees-quo-warranto-rule-upheld.html House sees quo warranto rule upheld posted May 10, 2018 at 01:25 am by Maricel Cruz THE chairman of the House committee on justice said Wednesday he believes the Supreme Court will vote in favor of … Continue reading

House prepared to vote on Sereno impeachment if SC junks quo warranto, says justice panel head | The Manila Times Online

Reference: The Manila Times (2018, May 10). House prepared to vote on Sereno impeachment if SC junks quo warranto, says justice panel head. The Manila Times. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/house-prepared-to-vote-on-sereno-impeachment-if-sc-junks-quo-warranto-says-justice-panel-head/397890/ House prepared to vote on Sereno impeachment if SC junks quo warranto, says justice panel head | The Manila Times Online BY THE … Continue reading

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