(UPDATED) The petition for mandamus has the support of 331 lawyers who signed the annex included in the petition
For 2017, law schools that intend to accept non-passers of the Philippine Law School Admission Test will have to submit a justification to the Legal Education Board
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The daughter of the late statesman Jose Diokno says her father would urge Filipinos to 'stand firm, find our voice, and not seal our eyes' against injustices in the country if he were still alive
(UPDATED) SPO3 Arthur Lascañas, a self-confessed hitman of the so-called 'Davao Death Squad,' says he lied about its existence before because he was afraid for the safety of his family and himself
Martin, please don't include us in your stupidity. Admit that your lies were exposed. And seek forgiveness from the journalists, including Trillanes and the other senators.
Martin ayaw na mi intawon i-apil sa imong kabuang. Angkona na nga nabisto ang imong pambutbut ug pangayo na ug pasaylo sa mga peryodista, apila na pud si Trillanes ug uban pang mga senador.
'The commitment for us is really to make her life and death...an opportunity to renew our strength,' says Grizelda Mayo-Anda of the Environmental Legal Assistance Center
Environmental lawyers gather to remember the life of Mia Mascariñas-Green, who was killed in Bohol last February 15
The retired Davao cop, the second confessed member of the Davao Death Squad, knows that his revelations have repercussions, his lawyer says
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Jose Manuel Diokno, Arno Sanidad, and Alexander Padilla have taken up the case of retired policeman Arturo Lascañas, who is linking President Duterte to death squad killings
This is not the first time plan holders have filed a complaint against the Yuchengcos and tried to recover their 'lost' investments
Uber exaggerates its income potential in certain cities, according to the US Federal Trade Commission
Some experts say it could be 10 years before the pork barrel scam cases are resolved. What exactly goes on inside the courts?
Pro-child advocates say the proposal treats children in conflict with the law as criminals, not victims
'Jika perempuan sudah aktif secara seksual, maka dia itu harus punya hak menerima layanan pada tubuhnya'
Apa saja dampak yang mungkin muncul akibat aborsi?
Apa saja metode aborsi dan komplikasi apa yang bisa terjadi?
Lawyer Karen Jimeno is also eyed as the Department of Public Works and Highways' undersecretary for legal affairs
'I think it is time that Atty Panelo review basic legal principles to avoid issuing erroneous and reckless statements,' says Senate President Pro-Tempore Franklin Drilon
President Duterte's chief legal counsel reacts to the acquittal of former president Gloria Arroyo
The Journalism and Legal Management programs of the University of Santo Tomas are cancelled due to the low number of enrollees – an effect of the K to 12 program
The first legal forum was conducted on June 15 and will continue with two more sessions on June 29 and July 6.
Ernie Abella will replace Salvador Panelo as presidential spokesperson
Watch Rappler's 12PM wrap with Chay Hofileña
Before formally assuming her Senate seat, the ex-justice secretary and former election lawyer will be Robredo's consultant
The Free Legal Assistance Group says the proposals of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte are 'illegal and unconstitutional,' and would 'render our legal system impotent and meaningless'
'I look forward to the day that the fitness of the law graduate will be determined by more intelligent devices than a test that strikes anywhere'
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On May 9, the plan of the 'Grace Poe-Chiz (GPC) Legal Team' is to deploy one lawyer in every town to keep watch over the election results
B&M Global Services Manila invests in a 1,000-seat hub as it aims to add people and services to keep up with demand
Ajaran semua agama mengingatkan pentingnya menghindari curang dalam transaksi jual beli dan perdagangan. Metrologi Legal dalam perdagangan menjadi penting untuk kredibilitas pasar
(UPDATED) The Supreme Court names Justice Secretary Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa the 174th Associate Justice appointed to the Supreme Court. Get to know more about him.
Where do broken hearts go? To court? Let's talk about annulment in the Philippines
[The annulment business] An annulment can cost from over P180,000 to about P300,000. Lawyers' professional fees are a consideration.
For the first time, the Philippines’ election day is set during a school week for colleges and universities that have already changed their academic year
Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler's newscast, The wRap
Indonesian Attorney General's Office spokesman Tony Spontana says officials will not let Mary Jane Veloso leave Indonesia, at least for now
Selain membahas Mary Jane, Filipina dan Indonesia juga bahas kerjasama perangi kejahatan transnasional di Asia Tenggara.
Set in Jakarta, the meeting is meant 'to discuss developments in the cases filed in the Philippines against the recruiters of Mary Jane Veloso'
‘Basta ako, ang priority ko, ang focus ko yung mga kids,' Sunshine says
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) says 'the presence of [Filipino] domestic workers in household all over the world could be considered a liberating force'
The mega-recruiter can act as the employer of domestic workers, instead of the households that employ them and, as visa sponsors, often oppress them
Lawyer Edre Olalia on Friday, May 8, questions how the alleged traffickers of Filipino-on-death-row Mary Jane Veloso can be considered 'indigents' qualified for PAO representation
Public Attorney's Office (PAO) chief Acosta regards as 'trial by publicity' the justice department's disclosure of details of an alleged confession by her client, Maria Cristina Sergio