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

High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 17). High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300003/high-court-gags-solgen-ibp-over-kalikasan-writ.html High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ posted July 17, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court has issued a gag order to stop the involved parties from … Continue reading

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

Petitioners in West PHL Sea protection case before SC agree to drop case | BusinessWorld

Reference: Villegas, V. M. M. (2019, July 09). Petitioners in West PHL Sea protection case before SC agree to drop case. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/petitioners-in-west-phl-sea-protection-case-before-sc-agree-to-drop-case/ Petitioners in West PHL Sea protection case before SC agree to drop case July 9, 2019 | 8:47 pm SOLICITOR-GENERAL JOSE C. CALIDA — PHILSTAR/KRIZ JOHN ROSALES SOLICITOR-GENERAL … Continue reading

Calida: Parties agree to junk writ of kalikasan petition | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2019, July 10). Calida: Parties agree to junk writ of kalikasan petition. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/calida-parties-agree-junk-writ-kalikasan-petition Calida: Parties agree to junk writ of kalikasan petition By ASHZEL HACHERO – July 10, 2019 SOLICITOR General Jose Calida yesterday said parties in a petition seeking a writ of kalikasan “agreed that … Continue reading

All-purpose LP cash cow | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 06). All-purpose LP cash cow. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/all-purpose-lp-cash-cow/ All-purpose LP cash cow By TDT – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM Sen. Grace Poe should be barking up the wrong tree when she pounded on the Department of Transportation (DoTr) for the degraded … Continue reading

Sandigan, VACC await SC move | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 06). Sandigan, VACC await SC move. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/sandigan-vacc-await-sc-move/ Sandigan, VACC await SC move By Hananeel Bordey – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM The Sandiganbayan held off action on Ombudsman Samuel Martires’ motion to drop the graft and usurpation charges filed against … Continue reading

Oral arguments held today on ‘kalikasan’ petition | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2019, July 02). Oral arguments held today on ‘kalikasan’ petition. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/oral-arguments-held-today-%E2%80%98kalikasan%E2%80%99-petition Oral arguments held today on ‘kalikasan’ petition By ASHZEL HACHERO – July 02, 2019 THE Supreme Court is set to hold oral arguments today on petition filed by fisherfolk from Palawan and Zambales seeking to … Continue reading

Two groups ask SC to revise formula for allocation of seats in Congress for party-lists | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Panaligan, R. (2019, May 23). Two groups ask SC to revise formula for allocation of seats in Congress for party-lists. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 23, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/23/two-groups-ask-sc-to-revise-formula-for-allocation-of-seats-in-congress-for-party-lists/ Two groups ask SC to revise formula for allocation of seats in Congress for party-lists By Ray Panaligan, MB ON MAY 23, 2019 Two party-list groups … Continue reading

Senate prodded to reveal pork | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 11). Senate prodded to reveal pork. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/11/senate-prodded-to-reveal-pork/ Senate prodded to reveal pork By Hananeel Bordey – April 11, 2019 12:05 AM When the 2019 General Appropriations Act (GAA) is approved by President Rodrigo Duterte before the Holy Week break, … Continue reading

Missed time lost forever | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 28). Missed time lost forever. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 28, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/28/missed-time-lost-forever/ Missed time lost forever By Hananeel Bordey – March 28, 2019 12:05 AM Even if President Duterte signs the General Appropriations Bill (GAB), the timing of the approval of the new budget for … Continue reading

Ping: P15.7-B lump sum fattens House | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 26). Ping: P15.7-B lump sum fattens House. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/26/ping-p15-7-b-lump-sum-fattens-house/ Ping: P15.7-B lump sum fattens House By Mario J. Mallari – November 26, 2018 12:05 AM Each of the 262 members of the House of Representatives was allotted with P60 million … Continue reading

Pork joust heats up | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 30). Pork joust heats up. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/30/pork-joust-heats-up/ Pork joust heats up By Mario J. Mallari – November 30, 2018 12:04 AM House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. and Sen. Panfilo Lacson are on a collision course over projects that legislators … Continue reading

Charter draft a ‘disaster’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2018, December 14). Charter draft a ‘disaster’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/14/charter-draft-a-disaster/ Charter draft a ‘disaster’ By Elmer N. Manuel – December 14, 2018 12:04 AM The House of Representatives cannot force the Senate to join in a constitutional assembly to vote on the proposed … Continue reading

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