By Julie S. Alipala
Judge Reynerio Estacio Sr. handled many controversial cases involving politicians, suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits and policemen, and can even be considered a pillar of the Philippine justice system, according to people who knew him well.
By Jamie Marie Elona
The Supreme Court said Tuesday it has dismissed with finality the motion for reconsideration filed by convicted child rapist Romeo Jalosjos that questioned its decision to bar him from running for Mayor in Zamboanga City during the midterm elections last May.
By Jerome Aning
The Supreme Court has refused former Congressman Romeo Jalosjos’ bid to temporarily stop the Commission on Elections (Comelec) from disqualifying him from the Zamboanga mayoralty post.
By Tetch Torres
Former Congressman Romeo Jalosjos on Monday asked the Supreme Court to reverse the ruling of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) disqualifying him from running in this year’s mayoralty race in Zamboanga City.
Freed child rapist Romeo Jalosjos is bringing in would-be voters into the city in an apparent bid to bolster his chances of winning the race for mayor despite the likelihood of his getting disqualified because of his criminal record.