By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Government lawyers on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to issue an entry of judgment on its 2012 decision dismissing with finality one of the coco levy cases to conclude litigation over the funds and allow the proceeds to benefit the coconut farmers and their industry.
By Cynthia D. Balana
The government has opposed a motion to dismiss the civil case filed against businessman Eduardo ‘Danding’ Cojuangco Jr. who claimed the delay in the disposition of the civil case against him with respect to the coconut levy scandal violated his right to speedy disposition of case.
By Erika Sauler
Montemaria is a religious center in the highland town of Alfonso in Cavite province where pilgrims and the sick go for healing through the intercession of Roman Catholic priest Fernando Suarez.
By Christine O. Avendaño
Businessman Eduardo “Danding” Cojuangco may be entitled to tax deductions from the shares of stocks that he has lost in United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB) following the Supreme Court final ruling that these are owned by the government.
By DJ Yap and Delfin T. Mallari
It’s the “strongest testament” to Eduardo “Danding” Cojuangco Jr. and the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos’ purported plunder of the coco levy funds.