Latest News for: Quezon city lawyer


A barangay captain can practice law

The Manila Times 28 Jun 2021
Our barangay captain is a lawyer. Last week, I saw him attend a hearing for his client in Quezon City. Upon inquiry, I was told he is practicing his profession as a lawyer ... Your barangay captain can still practice his profession as a lawyer, despite the fact he is an elected official.

Nadine Lustre’s camp to contest court ruling on Viva case

Manila Bulletin 16 Jun 2021
The lawyers of Nadine Lustre have released a statement following the decision of the Quezon City Regional Trial Court (QC RTC) ordering her to continue honoring her contract with Viva Artist Agency (VAA). Comedian-talent manager Ogie Diaz shared the announcement on social media ... The Kapunan and Castillo Law Offices also declared ... .

Pantry runners must prioritize health—group

Manila Standard Today 02 May 2021
Four individuals who also lined up at Locsin’s community pantry tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Quezon City Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit ... We will again open the PMA auditorium at North Avenue, Quezon City to receive any donations in kind,” Atienza added.

Guevarra to law enforcers: ‘Leave pantry organizers alone’

Manila Bulletin 20 Apr 2021
The Maginhawa Community Pantry in Quezon City has inspired others to come up with their own community pantries where people can donate and share their food to those in need ... A community pantry along Matatag Street in Barangay Central in Quezon City has been ordered to stop its operation by barangay officials.

Review rule on issuance of search warrants, lawyers urge SC

The Philadelphia Inquirer 22 Mar 2021
In their letter, the lawyers proposed a review of the rule allowing executive judges of Manila and Quezon City to issue search warrants for ...

Lower House human rights panel speaks up; condemns harassment, killings of lawyers

Manila Bulletin 16 Mar 2021
Chaired by Quezon City Rep ... Suntay, the House panel issued on Monday, March 15, a statement stressing its concern over the recent controversy in connection with the request of the Calbayog City police station to the courts for a listing of lawyers representing suspected communist terrorists.

Body cam a must in serving warrant

Manila Standard Today 16 Mar 2021
Jesus Suntay of Quezon City, the panel's chairman, lamented the harassment of lawyers despite government efforts to address it. He was referring to the letter from the Calbayog City Police Station to Calbayog City’s Office of the Clerk of Court asking for a list of lawyers whose clients were alleged communists.

Late Amang Rodriguez ‘dis-honored’ with Lower House bill renaming birthplace?

Manila Bulletin 07 Mar 2021
In calling for the renaming of Rodriguez to its old title, Montalban, Nograles said this name “gives its people a sense of pride and connection with the rich history of their land, their home and their people.” Rodriguez is adjacent Quezon City has experienced heavy migration of people from various parts of Metro Manila in the past decade.

Lonely on Valentine’s Day? VP Leni receives bouquet of flowers

Manila Bulletin 11 Feb 2021
Her lawyers put in extra effort on Wednesday to show their love ... In photos released by the Office of the Vice President (OVP), election lawyer Romulo Macalintal was seen handing roses to Robredo at the Quezon City Reception House.

A sneak attack on academic freedom

Manila Standard Today 28 Jan 2021
The PNP, for its part, joined the fray by claiming that the barangay where the university is located is also a “crime hotspot.” The PNP spokesperson said Barangay UP Diliman ranked the 20th among the 142 barangays that have been “in the peace and order indicator” of Quezon City since 2016.

Premature to charge Bikoy with perjury, says his lawyer

Manila Bulletin 21 Jan 2021
DOJ prosecutors led by then Senior Assistant State Prosecutor Olivia Torrevillas have already issued a resolution which cleared Robredo and 24 others, including the FLAG lawyers, but found probable cause to file charges before the Quezon City MeTC against Trillanes and 10 others, including Advincula, for sedition.

102-year-old school in Sorsogon gets new SM school building

Journal Online 16 Jan 2021
... School (BES) in Sorsogon City ... NAGBIGTI ang isang driver dahil umano sa problemang pinansiyal Lunes ng gabi sa loob ng kanilang tahanan sa Quezon City. THE suspected ‘brains’ behind the murder of lawyer Eric Jay Magcamit in Narra, Palawan last November 17 surrendered to local.

LCSP: Marami nalito sa U-turn reopening sa EDSA

Journal Online 19 Dec 2020
MARAMING motorists ang nalito sa reopening ng U-turn slots sa area ng Academy at Dario Bridge Biyernes ng umaga sa kahabaan ng EDSA sa Quezon City ... “Una, ang U-turn slot sa Quezon City Academy ay para lang sa light vehicles, pero may kasunod ito na restrictions – bawal pumasok sa ...

De Lima hits DOJ contempt bid vs her, lawyer: ‘It is to hide trial from public’

The Philadelphia Inquirer 08 Dec 2020
... truths extracted from my lawyers' cross-examination of prosecution witnesses," De Lima said in a dispatch from Camp Crame in Quezon City.