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SC postpones debate on writ of kalikasan for areas in West Philippine Sea

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 05:43 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court on Tuesday (June 18) postponed its debates on a plea for writ of kalikasan for areas in West Philippine Sea. The SC moved the oral...

1,800 new lawyers take oath

Posted on Thursday, 13 June 2019 09:10 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – All 1,800 passers of the 2018 bar examinations took their oath as new lawyers on Thursday (June 13). The magistrates of the Supreme Court held a special...

SC sets debates on Writ of Kalikasan for West PH Sea

Posted on Wednesday, 5 June 2019 12:50 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) is set to hear on June 25 oral arguments on the petition urging the government to protect the West Philippine Sea from further...

SC issues writ of amparo in favor of rights groups

Posted on Thursday, 30 May 2019 06:30 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has issued a writ of amparo and habeas data in favor of human rights groups Karapatan, Gabriela and Rural Missionaries of the Philippines...

Duterte appoints CA magistrate as new SC justice

Posted on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 04:17 PM | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Court of Appeals Associate Justice Henri Jean Paul B. Inting to the Supreme Court. This was confirmed by Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Monday (May...

Salceda urges SC to halt provincial bus ban on EDSA

Posted on Monday, 27 May 2019 04:04 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Albay Second District Representative Joey Salceda on Monday urged the Supreme Court (SC) to halt a local policy banning provincial buses and terminals on Edsa, which is...

Group to appeal SC ruling removing Filipino, Panitikan from college curriculum

Posted on Monday, 27 May 2019 03:39 PM | No Comments
The Alyansa ng mga Tagapagtanggol ng Wikang Filipino (Tanggol Wika) is considering filing a second motion for reconsideration following the Supreme Court’s decision to remove Filipino and Panitikan as core...

SC rules Panitikan, Filipino not required in college

Posted on Sunday, 26 May 2019 07:26 PM | No Comments
The Supreme Court (SC) has stood by its ruling to no longer require Filipino and Panitikan as subjects in college. Based on the resolution, the SC upheld its decision last...

$211-M Kaliwa Dam project questioned before SC

Posted on Friday, 10 May 2019 11:46 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Bayan Muna appealed to the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday (May 9) questioning the $211 million Kaliwa Dam Project signed between the Philippines and China. The group...

2018 Bar passers to take oath on June 13 at PICC

Posted on Tuesday, 7 May 2019 09:55 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The successful 2018 Bar takers are set to take their oaths as new lawyers of the Philippines on June 13, the Supreme Court (SC) announced on Tuesday...