‘Chinese fishing in exclusive waters violates Constitution’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Hachero, A. (2019, June 27). ‘Chinese fishing in exclusive waters violates Constitution’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98chinese-fishing-exclusive-waters-violates-constitution%E2%80%99 ‘Chinese fishing in exclusive waters violates Constitution’  BY VINCE NONATO and ASHZEL HACHERO – June 27, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte’s willingness to let the Chinese fish in the Philippine exclusive economic zone … Continue reading

JBC sets interview for 5 SC aspirants | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018, August 04). JBC sets interview for 5 SC aspirants. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017527/jbc-sets-interview-for-5-sc-aspirants JBC sets interview for 5 SC aspirants Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:22 AM August 04, 2018 The five applicants to the post vacated by ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno will be facing the Judicial … Continue reading

JBC starts vetting process for new Supreme Court chief justice | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, August 03). JBC starts vetting process for new Supreme Court chief justice. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/272114/jbc-starts-vetting-process-for-new-supreme-court-chief-justice.html JBC starts vetting process for new Supreme Court chief justice posted August 03, 2018 at 11:20 pm by Rey E. Requejo The Judicial and Bar Council will start its vetting process for … Continue reading

JBC opens nomination for SC post vacated by Ombudsman Martires | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, August 03). JBC opens nomination for SC post vacated by Ombudsman Martires. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 03, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017442/jbc-opens-nomination-for-sc-post-vacated-by-ombudsman-martires JBC opens nomination for SC post vacated by Ombudsman Martires By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 05:36 PM August 03, 2018 The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) has opened … Continue reading

JBC to interview Chief Justice aspirants on August 16 | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, August 03). JBC to interview Chief Justice aspirants on August 16. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017381/jbc-to-interview-chief-justice-aspirants-on-august-16 JBC to interview Chief Justice aspirants on August 16 By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:55 PM August 03, 2018 The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) is set to interview … Continue reading

3 top bets for SC chief are Arroyo appointees | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, July 31). 3 top bets for SC chief are Arroyo appointees. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016393/3-top-bets-for-sc-chief-are-arroyo-appointees 3 top bets for SC chief are Arroyo appointees By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:22 PM July 31, 2018 The top three preferred candidates by the Supreme Court to … Continue reading

JBC vows no repeat of Sereno | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, July 30). JBC vows no repeat of Sereno. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 30, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271714/jbc-vows-no-repeat-of-sereno.html JBC vows no repeat of Sereno posted July 30, 2018 at 01:01 am by Rey E. Requejo THE Judicial and Bar Council will ensure that the next chief justice will be eligible and will meet all … Continue reading

De Castro accepts nomination for Chief Justice | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. (2018, July 26). De Castro accepts nomination for Chief Justice. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014596/de-castro-accepts-nomination-for-chief-justice De Castro accepts nomination for Chief Justice By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:08 PM July 26, 2018 Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo De Castro has accepted the nomination … Continue reading

DOLE chief denies receiving money, phone from recruitment agency boss | Inquirer News

Reference: Gozales, C. (2018, July 26). DOLE chief denies receiving money, phone from recruitment agency boss. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014552/dole-chief-denies-receiving-money-phone-from-recruitment-agency-boss DOLE chief denies receiving money, phone from recruitment agency boss By: Cathrine Gonzales – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 09:13 AM July 26, 2018 Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III has rejected allegations that he … Continue reading

Bello: JBC denied me due process | Inquirer News

Reference: Santos, T. (2018, July 26). Bello: JBC denied me due process. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014512/bello-jbc-denied-me-due-process DISQUALIFICATION AS CANDIDATE Bello: JBC denied me due process Philippine Daily Inquirer / 06:05 AM July 26, 2018 Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Wednesday admitted that he was disappointed at having been disqualified as a … Continue reading

Labor chief hits out at JBC decision | Manila Standard

Reference: Barcelo, V. (2018, July 26). Labor chief hits out at JBC decision. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271403/labor-chief-hits-out-at-jbc-decision.html Labor chief hits out at JBC decision posted July 26, 2018 at 01:15 am by Vito Barcelo Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Wednesday slammed the decision of the Judicial and Bar Council to disqualify … Continue reading

Three justices accept nomination for Chief Justice | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, July 26). Three justices accept nomination for Chief Justice. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271406/three-justices-accept-nomination-for-chief-justice.html Three justices accept nomination for Chief Justice posted July 26, 2018 at 01:30 am by Rey E. Requejo Three associate justices of the Supreme Court have accepted their automatic nomination for the top judicial post, … Continue reading

DoJ chief backs revamp in JBC – Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R.E. (2018, May 22). DoJ chief backs revamp in JBC. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 23, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/266300/doj-chief-backs-revamp-in-jbc.html DoJ chief backs revamp in JBC posted May 22, 2018 at 11:20 pm by Rey E. Requejo Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Tuesday backed the proposal of the consultative committee (Concom) on charter change to … Continue reading

Concom eyes reorganization of JBC | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Punay, E. (2018, May 22). Concom eyes reorganization of JBC. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/22/1817481/concom-eyes-reorganization-jbc Concom eyes reorganization of JBC Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – May 22, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The consultative committee (Concom) tasked to draft a new constitution with a federal form of government has … Continue reading

Expanding JBC members a ‘good idea,’ says DOJ chief | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, May 22). Expanding JBC members a ‘good idea,’ says DOJ chief. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/993195/jbc-judicial-and-bar-council-justice-secretary-menardo-guevarra-judiciary-doj Expanding JBC members a ‘good idea,’ says DOJ chief By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:58 PM May 22, 2018 Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Tuesday described as a “good idea” the … Continue reading

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