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'The framework agreement is bigger than a Marvic Leonen'

Oct 25, 2012 - 3:24 PM

Chief government peace negotiator Marvic Leonen faces the Judicial and Bar Council as a nominee for Supreme Court justice

Chief government negotiator Marvic Leonen

Aquino's good 'vibes' with Sereno

Oct 18, 2012 - 3:41 PM

In choosing between two equally qualified candidates for a position Aquino also depends on vibes

Leonen accepts nomination to SC post

Sep 18, 2012 - 3:42 PM

Leonen accepts his SC nomination saying he wants to serve the country in another way

Sereno to Binay: I am no activist

Sep 15, 2012 - 2:01 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno assured the Vice President she is is no activist and will strive to promote stability in the judiciary for the next 18 years

CONVERSATIONS: What are your thoughts on the JBC shortlist? #SCwatch

Aug 13, 2012 - 2:59 PM

What are your thoughts on the nominees shortlisted by the JBC for chief justice?

Leila de Lima: 'Why was I singled out?'

Aug 13, 2012 - 2:42 PM

She beat all odds in her career except this race for the highest post in the judiciary

Congress pullout from JBC childish, says Chavez

Aug 02, 2012 - 3:13 PM

Former Solicitor General Frank Chavez chides Congress for saying it might boycott the search process for the next chief justice

JBC to decide on De Lima next week

Jul 31, 2012 - 2:09 PM

The Judicial and Bar Council postpones its meeting to Monday August 6 to finalize its shortlist of nominees

Senate wants SC to hold oral arguments on JBC issue

Jul 30, 2012 - 6:06 PM

The Senate wants oral arguments on its appeal that both chambers of Congress must be represented in the JBC

#iSpeak: What would you ask the nominees for the CJ post?

Jul 24, 2012 - 10:18 PM

If you were a JBC member what would you ask the candidates for the position of Chief Justice?

If you were a JBC member, what would you ask the candidates for the position of Chief Justice?

Diokno: Poor identify law with 'naked power'

Jul 24, 2012 - 3:39 PM

Dean Jose Manuel Diokno wants the Judicial and Bar Council to have non lawyer members

Enrile: Justices should go through CA again

Jul 19, 2012 - 1:00 PM

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile wants justices to go through the Commission on Appointments again

JBC receives more opposition to De Lima's CJ bid

Jul 18, 2012 - 11:01 PM

JBC will accept opposition to the nominees for Chief Justice until July 20

De Lima's future dilemma

Jul 12, 2012 - 2:18 PM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago says De Lima s defiance of an SCO TRO will make her bid to be Chief Justice difficult

22 official candidates for Chief Justice

Jul 06, 2012 - 2:12 PM

The Judicial and Bar Council will start interviewing the candidates on July 24

CJ De Lima? From ‘not interested’ to ‘strong alternative’

Jul 03, 2012 - 4:20 PM

From not aspiring to calling herself a strong candidate Justice Secretary Leila de Lima changes her mind about becoming Chief Justice

Corona prosecutors closely watching CJ selection

Jun 30, 2012 - 3:48 PM

Quimbo says they are tempted to participate in the selection process but the CoronaTrial showed them that the position is so holy it should be insulated from politics

'I won't turn down challenge' - Carpio

Jun 29, 2012 - 11:30 AM

UPDATED Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio says he s inclined to accept nomination for the chief justice position

Rappler Newscast | June 21, 2012

Jun 21, 2012 - 8:57 PM

Pacquiao won says 5 WBO judges | Comedy King Dolphy undergoes dialysis | Rene Saguisag: Chief Justice should be paragon of hard work

Saguisag turns down CJ nomination

Jun 20, 2012 - 12:58 PM

The former senator says he s past the mandatory retirement age of 70 for Supreme Court justices

Chiz: PNoy has no CJ bet in mind yet

Jun 20, 2012 - 9:57 AM

Senator Francis Escudero says President Aquino does not yet have a Chief Justice in mind

Rappler Newscast | June 19, 2012

Jun 19, 2012 - 8:55 PM

TOP STORY: Former presidential candidate Gibo Teodoro declines his nomination as candidates to post of Chief Justice now number 46