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UP Professor Florin Hilbay named acting SolGen

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Malacanang on Wednesday confirmed the designation of lawyer Florin Hilbay as acting Solicitor General.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

New SC justice Jardeleza goes on leave

Supreme Court Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza. FILE PHOTO

Supreme Court Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza’s first order of business as the newly appointed high court magistrate is to go on leave.

Posted: August 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Jojo Binay’s former vice mayor would be excellent witness


If the Senate subcommittee investigating the allegedly grossly overpriced Makati City parking building could only invite former Makati Vice Mayor Nestor Mercado, it may learn more about the Binays than all the resource persons who have been invited so far.

Posted: August 23rd, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

Let history judge Jardeleza’s appointment to SC—IBP head

Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza takes oath as the new Supreme Court Associate Justice held at Supreme Court Building, Manila on Wednesday. NINO JESUS ORBETA

The president of the 60,000-strong Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) had this to say on Thursday when asked about his take on President Aquino’s appointment of former Solicitor-General Francis Jardeleza as the new associate justice to complete the roll of magistrates in the Supreme Court.

Posted: August 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Militants hit SolGen Jardeleza appointment

173RD ASSOCIATE JUSTICE Outgoing Solicitor General Francis
Jardeleza shakes hands with Chief JusticeMa. Lourdes Sereno after
she administered the oath to the new Supreme Court associate
justice at the Supreme Court building in Manila on Wednesday.  NINO JESUS ORBETA

No rave reviews here. Only President Aquino’s allies said former Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza, who had sued the government to get the post, would serve the Philippines well despite dropping an island from the country’s claim in its territorial dispute with China in the West Philippine Sea.

Posted: August 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »