Archive for February 24th, 2012
Posted by admin on February 24, 2012 at 05:14 am
THE prosecution panel will file a motion on Monday asking the impeachment court to invite Associate Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in the trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona.
A senator-judge, meanwhile, proposed to send Sereno written questions to substantiate alleged irregularities in the Corona-led Supreme Court’s decision to block a watch-list order against Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. (Read more)
Posted by admin on February 24, 2012 at 05:13 am
A GROUP of 188 members of the House of Representatives have come to the rescue of their two colleagues facing possible ethics probe for illegally possessing “leaked” bank documents of impeached Chief Justice Renato Corona.
Movement 188, a group composed of 188 House members who signed the impeachment complaint against Corona, filed on Thursday House Resolution 2181 to support Representatives Reynaldo Umali (Oriental Mindoro) and Jorge Banal (Quezon City) “in their search for truth in connection with the impeachment trial of Corona”. (Read more)
Posted by admin on February 24, 2012 at 05:11 am
DISCUSSION at the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona on Thursday strayed into the propriety of a Justice department circular that allows travel restrictions on people not yet charged in court.
Senator Panfilo Lacson asked Justice Secretary Leila De Lima to justify the issuance of watch-list orders, which her office can do, and effectively curtails travel abroad without approval from the department. (Read more)