A resolution seeking to amend the protectionist provisions and foreign participation limits in the Constitution has reached the plenary in the House of Representatives before Congress adjourned sine die in June.
By Nikko Dizon
He ain’t done yet. Showing no worry over violating the sub judice rule, President Aquino on Wednesday used the 150th birth anniversary celebration of Apolinario Mabini, one of the Philippine Revolution’s most brilliant lawyers, to turn the tables on the Supreme Court, which had declared his Disbursement Acceleration Program unconstitutional.
By DJ Yap
A third impeachment complaint is set to be filed on Thursday against President Aquino this time over the recently entered into by the Philippines with the United States, a lawmaker said.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Without his immunity, President Benigno Aquino III committed a contemptuous act for assaulting the dignity of the Supreme Court, lawyer Vicente Joyas, President of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) said Wednesday.
By Kate Pedroso
, Marielle Medina
It has been seven years since Edita Burgos’ son, farmer-activist Jonas Burgos, was abducted in Quezon City, and despite losing hope that she will find justice under the Aquino administration, she continues to draw strength from family and friends.