Latest News for: Quezon city lawyer


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.

Separation of powers: Bong Go respects PRRD’s decision not to name alleged corrupt solons

Journal Online 26 Nov 2020
In an ambush interview after his visit to Typhoon Ulysses victims in Bagumbayan, Quezon City, Go said that President Duterte, as a lawyer, knows the limits of his powers as president. “Separation of power. Nirerespeto ko po ‘yan at abogado po ang ating Pangulo, alam n’ya po ang kanyang trabaho,” Go said ... ####. Suggested Articles ... Gen ... .

8 massacre suspects indicted

Manila Standard Today 23 Nov 2020
Victims’ lawyer Nena Santos on Monday revealed that two Ampatuans and six others were charged before the Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 221, the same court that convicted last year some members of the influential Ampatuan clan and many police officers after finding them guilty of multiple murder for the massacre ... .

PAO now has over 2,000 lawyers

Manila Bulletin 13 Oct 2020
Despite the pandemic, the Public Attorneys Office (PAO) has now more lawyers to provide free legal service to the public compared to the past years ... Acosta pointed out PAO lawyers are like soldiers and policemen ... Acosta said that the PAO main office in Quezon City had installed computer booths where the public can access PAO lawyers.

Solon urges PET to rule on Robredo-Marcos election case

Manila Bulletin 30 Sep 2020
“It is clear to me, at least to me also as a practicing lawyer before I became a representative of the people of the 6th District of Quezon City, na noong 2016 elections, nanalo si Vice President Leni Robredo at doon sa electoral protest recount na para po sa mga laymen ay para ...

Justice remains elusive for Martial Law victims –Lagman

Manila Bulletin 20 Sep 2020
This was stressed by Albay 1st District Rep. Edcel Lagman who took Sunday (Sept ... As their counsel, Mon, as we fondly called him, was no ordinary lawyer ... That day, he and Victor Reyes, a labor organizer, were to attend a lawyers’ meeting in Pasay City ... They were abducted and forcibly disappeared between Bago Bantay, Quezon City and Pasay City.”.

Philippines deports US Marine in transgender killing

Waco Tribune-Herald 14 Sep 2020
Joseph Scott Pemberton has handcuffs placed before leaving Camp Aguinaldo on his way to the airport in Quezon city, Philippines, Sunday, Sept ... Joseph Scott Pemberton gets ready to leave Camp Aguinaldo on his way to the airport in Quezon city, Philippines, Sunday, Sept ... 8, 2020 in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon city, Philippines.

Laude family devastated over Pemberton release

Manila Bulletin 03 Sep 2020
Supporters hold up posters of transgender Filipina Jennifer Laude during a protest near the courthouse in Olongapo City, Philippines, on February 23, 2015 (AFP Photo/Noel Celis) ... Pemberton, who is detained in Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City, was convicted in 2015 for the 2014 killing of Jennifer and was sentenced to prison from six to 10 years.