Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers | BusinessWorld

Reference: Dela Cruz, M. N. R. (2018, February 14). Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 14, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/deputy-speaker-challenges-ombudsmans-authority-lawmakers/ Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers February 14, 2018 | 11:44 pm By Minde Nyl R. Dela Cruz DEPUTY SPEAKER Gwendolyn F. Garcia on Wednesday, Feb. 14, called on other lawmakers to “stand … Continue reading

Bill allows Ombudsman to deputize prosecutors | The Standard | Defining The News

Bill allows Ombudsman to deputize prosecutors | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News January 19, 2017 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2017, January 19). Bill allows Ombudsman to deputize prosecutors. The Standard. Retrieved January 24, 2017 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/227102/bill-allows-ombudsman-to-deputize-prosecutors.html A PARTY-list lawmaker has filed a measure … Continue reading

House bill gives ombudsman wire-tapping powers

House bill gives ombudsman wire-tapping powers By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated October 6, 2014 – 12:00am Source: http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/10/06/1376916/house-bill-gives-ombudsman-wire-tapping-powers MANILA, Philippines – A senior administration lawmaker has sought sweeping and expanded powers for the Office of the Ombudsman, including the authority to conduct wiretapping operations and raids as well as open bank accounts … Continue reading

Ombudsman vows probe on DAP transactions

Ombudsman vows probe on DAP transactions By Dennis Carcamo (philstar.com) | Updated July 2, 2014 – 4:46pm Source: http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/07/02/1341649/ombudsman-vows-probe-dap-transactions MANILA, Philippines – Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales announced on Wednesday that she will form a panel of field investigators to look into the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) transactions to see if any crime or offense has … Continue reading

No case yet but DoJ chief wants senators’ assets frozen | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

No case yet but DoJ chief wants senators’ assets frozen | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Tribune Tuesday, 17 September 2013 08:00 Noy’s allies not included in plunder raps filed Department of Justice Leila de Lima is squeezing every ounce of publicity she can get out of the plunder information … Continue reading

More nominees on JBC list for Ombudsman post | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

More nominees on JBC list for Ombudsman post | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. 05/17/2011 More nominees have been added to the shortlist of the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) from where the next Ombuds-man will be chosen.

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