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“Ako ang Unang Tagapagtanggol ng Hustisya”

Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona speech in front of court officials from regional trial courts and the Supreme Court at the SC grounds on December 14, 2011. Isang mainit at mapagpalayang hapon po sa ating lahat! Tunay na hustisya, kadakilaan ng Kataas-taasang Hukuman, at kalayaan ng hudikatura, tatlo Read more »

Miriam gets seat in Int’l Criminal Court

By Dennis Carcamo (The Philippine Star) MANILA, Philippines – Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago has been elected as one of the magistrates of the International Criminal Court, the Department of Foreign Affairs announced today. DFA spokesman Raul Hernandez said Santiago garnered 79 votes to earn one of the seats in the Read more »

Corona impeached

By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – Congressmen-allies of President Aquino moved swiftly yesterday to impeach Chief Justice Renato Corona for alleged betrayal of public trust, violation of the Constitution, and graft and corruption. In a dizzying turn of events, 188 of them signed an impeachment complaint drafted by the Read more »

PNoy on Criminal Justice

Talumpati ng Kagalang-galang Benigno S. Aquino III Pangulo ng Pilipinas Sa 1st National Criminal Justice Summit [Inihayag sa Centennial Hall, Manila Hotel noong ika-5 ng Disyembre 2011] Magandang umaga ho. Maupo ho tayong lahat. Ako na ho pala agad. Sana ho hindi ako late. [Laughter] Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile; Read more »

World’s best airport helps world’s worst

by Flightcentric.com – Changi Airport of Singapore will be sharing its expertise with the Philippine’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 makeover. Changi Airport’s experts on electromechanical engineering, airport passenger and cargo flow systems, architecture and commercial revenue research and terminal design led by senior VP Jose Pantangco Read more »

GMA fit to leave hospital

(Illustration via Caricatures by Nadz) By JEAN FERNANDO — The orthopedic spine surgeon of former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo told the Pasay City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Friday that she is now fit to leave the hospital as she is already recovering. Testifying before Judge Jesus Mupas of Read more »