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The Court of Appeals has acquitted former Senior Supt. Michael Ray Aquino, the alleged mastermind in the abduction-murder of publicist Bubby Dacer and his driver, Emmanuel Corbito.

Posted: September 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Nation,On Target | Read More »

PLM dispute worsens; board bans Tuquero on campus

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Despite a court order calling on the warring executives of the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) to maintain the status quo, its Board of Regents has barred embattled university president Artemio Tuquero and other PLM officials from entering school premises, citing their “high-handed” tactics to cling to their positions.

Posted: September 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Appeals court allows BIR to pursue P1.23-B tax case vs. Piatco

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The Court of Appeals allowed the Bureau of Internal Revenue to pursue the P1.23-billion tax case against the Philippine International Air Terminals, Co. Inc. (Piatco).

Posted: September 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Did you know: Natividad Almeda-Lopez

Today, Sept. 8, is the 122nd birth anniversary of pioneering woman lawyer, presiding judge and suffragist Natividad Almeda-Lopez. Born in Manila in 1892, she was the first woman to serve as associate justice of the Court of Appeals when she was appointed by then President Carlos P. Garcia in 1961. She received the presidential award in 1955, 1966 and 1968 for her contributions to the women’s suffrage movement. She died on Jan. 23, 1977.–Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

CA denies plea to stop landfill project in Obando, Bulacan

OBANDO, Bulacan

The Court of Appeals has dismissed a petition filed by a group of residents in Obando, Bulacan, opposed to the establishment of a modern sanitary landfill in the town.

Posted: September 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »