By Jerome Aning
An independent senatorial candidate has asked the Supreme Court to allow him to join the suit filed by various groups against Republic Act No. 10354—the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012—not for offending moral or religious beliefs but for restricting the freedom of speech.
By Gil Cabacungan
The Sandiganbayan, in a display of charitableness, granted Tuesday the petitions separately brought before it by three prominent accused, including former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
By Tetch Torres
The Supreme Court wants to further study the various petitions questioning Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act, Public Information Office Chief Gleo Guerra said Tuesday.
By Lloyd Suarez
Dunay mireklamo ni Sir Bobby Nalzaro sa dySS kagahapon kay gipaamot sila og dagkung kantidad alang sa surprise farewell party ni Director Recaredo Borgonia sa Department of Education in Central Visayas (DepEd-7) kinsa mo-retire na karong buwana. Way problema kun dunay party. Ang nakaporke kay gipaapil pagpa-contribute ang mga principal ug P1,000 nga di makatambong [...]
By Tetch Torres
Chief Justice Renato Corona has inhibited himself from participating in the en banc deliberation on the five petitions questioning the validity of the articles of impeachment leveled against him by the House of Representatives, High Court spokesman Jose Midas Marquez said.
By Karen Boncocan
Authorities are ensuring tight security at the Pasay City Regional Trial Court Branch 112 on Thursday when the motions for former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s continued stay at the St. Luke’s Medical Center or her house arrest would be heard.
The wage board will tackle a Cebu-based company’s request for exemption of the P20 minimum wage increase. Central Visayas Labor Director Exequiel R. Sarcauga said only one company in Central Visayas so far submitted a petition for exemption from the implementation of the P20 wage hike. Sarcauga, who is also the chairman of the Regional [...]
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) office in Cebu province yesterday said it finished verifying all 5,129 registered voters who signed the recall petition against two municipal officials of Samboan town. All documents of the case will be sent by the Samboan election office to Cebu City, said Provincial Comelec Supervisor Lionel Marco Castillano. As of [...]
By Carmel Loise Matus
DANAO City Vice Mayor Ramon “Nito” Durano III yesterday expressed jubilation over what he calls winning the first round in his campaign to unseat his elder brother, the mayor. The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has certified his petition seeking the recall of Mayor Ramon “Boy” Durano Jr. as “sufficient” in form. Copies of the Aug. [...]