Extension granted | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2018, December 13). Extension granted. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/13/extension-granted/ Extension granted By Hananeel Bordey – December 13, 2018 12:07 AM The 17th Congress in joint session yesterday approved the one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao as requested by President Duterte to defeat terrorism … Continue reading

Tribunal backs ML extension | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, February 07). Tribunal backs ML extension. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 7, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/tribunal-backs-ml-extension Tribunal backs ML extension By ASHZEL HACHERO February 07, 2018 THE Supreme Court yesterday dismissed consolidated petitions questioning the one-year extension of martial law (ML) and the suspension of the writ of habeas corpus in Mindanao.

The Daily Tribune News – More petitioners ask SC to push for ML joint session

Reference: Tribune, Wires (2017, June 08). More petitioners ask SC to push for ML joint session. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 24, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/more-petitioners-ask-sc-to-push-for-ml-joint-session More petitioners ask SC to push for ML joint session Written by Tribune Wires Thursday, 08 June 2017 By Julius N. Leonen More petitioners have trooped … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Petitioners’ arguments melt under SC questions

Reference: Tribune, Wires(2017, June 14). Petitioners’ arguments melt under SC questions. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 24, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/petitioners-arguments-melt-under-sc-questions Petitioners’ arguments melt under SC questions Written by Tribune Wires Wednesday, 14 June 2017 By Julius N. Leonen and Gerry Baldo Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Lucas Bersamin yesterday grilled one … Continue reading

Duterte wants 60-day extension of martial rulePRESIDENT Duterte has decided to ask Congress to extend for 60 days the effectivity of his martial law proclamation in Mindanao. | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W., Montemayor, J. & Africa, R. (2017, July 18). Duterte wants 60-day extension of martial rule. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 18, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/duterte-wants-60-day-extension-martial-rulepresident-duterte-has-decided-ask Duterte wants 60-day extension of martial rule July 18, 2017 BY WENDEL VIGILIA AND JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR PRESIDENT Duterte has decided to ask Congress to extend for 60 days the … Continue reading

Convene the NSC, Mr. President | Opinion, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Villanueva, M. (2017, July 17). Convene the NSC, Mr. President. The Philippine Star. Retrieved July 17, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/opinion/2017/07/17/1720287/convene-nsc-mr.-president Convene the NSC, Mr. President By Marichu A. Villanueva (philstar.com) | Updated July 17, 2017 – 12:00am With just six days left before the 60-day effectivity of martial law in Mindanao lapses, it is high time … Continue reading

Dela Rosa wants martial law extended ‘to the max’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Reyes, V. (2017, July 12). Dela Rosa wants martial law extended ‘to the max’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 13, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/dela-rosa-wants-martial-law-extended-%E2%80%98-max%E2%80%99 Dela Rosa wants martial law extended ‘to the max’ By VICTOR REYES July 12, 2017 PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa yesterday urged Congress to extend martial law in Mindanao to the … Continue reading

Five years? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Malaya. (2017, July 12). Five years?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 13, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/five-years Five years?  July 12, 2017 WITHOUT President Duterte asking for it – at least not publicly –  Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez announced that if he had his way, he would have martial law in Mindanao extended for five years, or until … Continue reading

Senators cool to 5-year extension of martial law | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. (2017, July 12). Senators cool to 5-year extension of martial law. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 12, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/913136/senators-cool-to-5-year-extension-of-martial-law Senators cool to 5-year extension of martial law By: Christine O. Avendaño – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:20 AM July 12, 2017 Several senators are not too keen to consider the proposal of … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – 2nd ML remains an option — Palace

Reference: Tuvera, T. (2017, July 6). 2nd ML remains an option — Palace. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 6, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/2nd-ml-remains-an-option-palace 2nd ML remains an option Written by  Ted Tuvera Thursday, 06 July 2017 RODY WILL FIRST ASK CONGRESS — PANELO An option for President Duterte to issue another martial law … Continue reading

Congressmen give up on martial law case | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. & Lopez, J.P, Naval, G. (2017, July 6). Congressmen give up on martial law case. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 6, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/congressmen-give-martial-law-case Congressmen give up on martial law case July 06, 2017 BY WENDELL VIGILIA AND JP LOPEZ CONGRESSMEN who opposed the martial law declaration in Mindanao yesterday said they will … Continue reading

Duterte, allies, foes give mixed reactions | Manila Standard

Reference: Araneta, S., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Cruz, M. V. (2017). Duterte, allies, foes give mixed reactions. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 5, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/241072/duterte-allies-foes-give-mixed-reactions.html Duterte, allies, foes give mixed reactions posted July 05, 2017 at 12:01 am by Sandy Araneta and Macon Ramos-Araneta, Maricel V. Cruz PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he respects the opinions of the … Continue reading

It’s 11-3-1 for martial law – Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E. (2017, July 05). It’s 11-3-1 for martial law : SC says Rody’s edict legal, dismisses opposition. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 5, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/241071/it-s-11-3-1-for-martial-law.html It’s 11-3-1 for martial law SC says Rody’s edict legal, dismisses opposition posted July 05, 2017 at 12:01 am by Rey E. Requejo THE Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – SC asked to press joint session on ML

Reference: Leonen, J., Baldo, G. & Tribune Wires. SC asked to press joint session on ML. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 08, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/sc-asked-to-press-joint-session-on-ml SC asked to press joint session on ML Written by Tribune Wires Wednesday, 07 June 2017 The Supreme Court (SC) has been asked to compel both … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Aguirre tags solons in Marawi terror plot

Reference: Leonen, J., et al. (2017, June 08). Aguirre tags solons in Marawi terror plot. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 12, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/aguirre-tags-solons-in-marawi-terror-plot Aguirre tags solons in Marawi terror plot Written by Tribune Wires Thursday, 08 June 2017 LEGISLATORS LIVID, DENY RAPS Key opposition legislators Senators Bam Aquino and Sen. … Continue reading

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