The country faces a “clear and present danger” from the drug problem, prompting President Duterte to go on a name-and-shame campaign against government officials involved in the illicit trade.
Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. A. Sereno said yesterday the announcement by President Duterte of several trial court judges involved in illegal drugs is premature as she cautioned these judges against surrendering to any police officer without a valid warrant of arrest.Continue reading …
Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. A. Sereno said yesterday the Judiciary will continue to cleanse its ranks of erring judges, employees, and lawyers.Continue reading …
FORMER Chief Justice Renato C. Corona was preparing to clear his name and reclaim his seat in the Supreme Court when he succumbed to cardiac arrest early Friday morning, April 29. He was the only Chief Justice ever to be impeached.Continue reading …