Another lawyer cited for contempt

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After imposing a penalty of admonition on private prosecutor Vitaliano Aguirre after he withdrew appearance, the court cited another lawyer in contempt today

MANILA, Philippines – After imposing a penalty of admonition on private prosecutor Vitaliano Aguirre after he withdrew appearance, the court cited another lawyer in contempt today. In his ruling, Presiding Officer Juan Ponce-Enrile said defense lawyer Judd Roy’s claims made during a press conference last February 12 that there are attempts to bribe the Senator-judges is “serious, in effect, suggest that the court could be paid.” – Rappler.com