Peralta revamps Senate, House Electoral Tribunals | The Manila Times

Reference: Canlas, J. (2019, November 11). Peralta revamps Senate, House Electoral Tribunals. The Manila Times. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/11/11/news/national/peralta-revamps-senate-house-electoral-tribunals/655071/ Peralta revamps Senate, House Electoral Tribunals By Jomar Canlas, TMT November 11, 2019 Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta has reorganized the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) and the House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal (HRET).

Poll fraud case vs Robredo hangs | The Manila Times

Reference: Canlas, J. (2019, October 16). Poll fraud case vs Robredo hangs. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 16, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/10/16/news/headlines/poll-fraud-case-vs-robredo-hangs/632650/ Poll fraud case vs Robredo hangs By JOMAR CANLAS, TMT October 16, 2019 The Supreme Court, sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), on Tuesday voted not to dismiss the election protest filed by … Continue reading

Peralta heads SC panel on rules change | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2019, January 27). Peralta heads SC panel on rules change. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 28, 2019 from Peralta heads SC panel on rules change posted January 27, 2019 at 11:20 pm by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court has designated Associate Justice Diosdado M. Peralta as working chairman of the Court’s Committee on … 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 panel junks impeach raps vs De Castro, other SC justices for lack of substance | Philstar.com

Reference: Cabico, G. K. (2018, September 11). House panel junks impeach raps vs De Castro, other SC justices for lack of substance. Philstar.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/11/1850592/house-panel-junks-impeach-raps-vs-de-castro-other-sc-justices-lack-substance#xjYukweBSfMf86zD.99 House panel junks impeach raps vs De Castro, other SC justices for lack of substance Gaea Katreena Cabico (philstar.com) – September 11, 2018 – 12:14pm MANILA, Philippines … Continue reading

Impeachment bid vs SC justices has ‘fighting chance,’ complainant says | Philstar.com

Reference: Morallo, A. (2018, August 27). Impeachment bid vs SC justices has ‘fighting chance,’ complainant says. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/27/1846305/impeachment-bid-vs-sc-justices-has-fighting-chance-complainant-says Impeachment bid vs SC justices has ‘fighting chance,’ complainant says Audrey Morallo (philstar.com) – August 27, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — One of the complainants against the seven Supreme Court justices who voted … Continue reading

House initiates impeachment process against CJ de Castro, other SC magistrates » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 28). House initiates impeachment process against CJ de Castro, other SC magistrates. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/28/house-initiates-impeachment-process-against-cj-de-castro-other-sc-magistrates/ House initiates impeachment process against CJ de Castro, other SC magistrates Updated August 28, 2018, 6:13 PM By Ben Rosario The House of Representatives officially initiated on Tuesday the impeachment … Continue reading

De Castro, Sereno’s nemesis, named chief justice | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. & Zurbano, J. (2018, August 26). De Castro, Sereno’s nemesis, named chief justice. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/273953/de-castro-sereno-s-nemesis-named-chief-justice.html De Castro, Sereno’s nemesis, named chief justice posted August 26, 2018 at 02:00 am by Rey E. Requejo and Joel E. Zurbano President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro … 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

VP Robredo’s lawyer lauds Duterte for choice of Chief Justice | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2018, August 27). VP Robredo’s lawyer lauds Duterte for choice of Chief Justice. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025333/vp-robredos-lawyer-lauds-duterte-for-choice-of-chief-justice VP Robredo’s lawyer lauds Duterte for choice of Chief Justice By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 04:27 PM August 27, 2018 Lawyer Romulo Macalintal lauded President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to … Continue reading

House leaders agree to expedite impeachment process vs 7 SC justices » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 27). House leaders agree to expedite impeachment process vs 7 SC justices. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/27/house-leaders-agree-to-expedite-impeachment-process-vs-7-sc-justices/ House leaders agree to expedite impeachment process vs 7 SC justices Updated August 27, 2018, 10:11 AM By Charissa Luci-Atienza House leaders rallied today behind the decision of Speaker Gloria … Continue reading

Solons laud Duterte’s decision to bring back ‘seniority’ as basis for choice of CJ » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 27). Solons laud Duterte’s decision to bring back ‘seniority’ as basis for choice of CJ. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/27/solons-laud-dutertes-decision-to-bring-back-seniority-as-basis-for-choice-of-cj/ Solons laud Duterte’s decision to bring back ‘seniority’ as basis for choice of CJ Published August 27, 2018, 6:06 PM By Ben Rosario Administration congressmen lauded on … Continue reading

Palace defends De Castro as CJ | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D.J., Aurelio, J. & Ramos, M. (2018, August 27). Palace defends De Castro as CJ. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025195/palace-defends-de-castro-as-cj Palace defends De Castro as CJ By: DJ Yap, Julie M. Aurelio, Marlon Ramos – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:28 AM August 27, 2018 Malacañang on Sunday defended the appointment … 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

SC leaves trial courts work suspension on executive judges’ call | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, August 13). SC leaves trial courts work suspension on executive judges’ call. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020503/sc-leaves-trial-courts-work-suspension-on-executive-judges-call SC leaves trial courts work suspension on executive judges’ call By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 08:42 AM August 13, 2018 Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio has allowed executive judges … Continue reading

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