Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees - updates

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ARTICLE FINDER

PCOO tells officials, employees: 'Be mindful' of social media posts

Aug 16, 2018 - 12:44 PM

Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy issues the memo to all Presidential Communications Operations Office personnel over a week after the controversial federalism video of fellow official Mocha Uson

PCOO REMINDER. PCOO Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy reminds fellow officials to be more mindful of their social media posts and official releases. Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Mining firm files administrative, criminal complaints vs Palawan town mayor

Apr 27, 2018 - 5:35 PM

'All cases filed by INC are SLAPP suits intended to harass me in my pursuit to protect the environment and enforce environmental laws,' says Brooke's Point Mayor Jean Feliciano in response to the complaints filed by Ipilan Nickel Corporation

Ex-Sulu governor pleads guilty to non-filing of SALNs

Apr 13, 2018 - 3:03 PM

The Sandiganbayan's 6th Division orders Abdusakur Tan Sr to pay a P25,000-fine for his failure to file his Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth for 5 years

GUILTY. Former Sulu governor Abdusakur "Sakur" Tan Sr pleads guilty to non-filing of SALNs.. Photo from Tan's Facebook

Poe on bill vs 'fake news': Hold gov't officials to higher standard

Feb 10, 2018 - 7:42 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says her bill is 'unconstitutional' and 'singles out' public officials. Senator Grace Poe calls his interpretation 'tragic.'

NO TO 'FAKE NEWS'. Senator Grace Poe has filed a bill penalizing government officials who share 'fake news' or false information. File photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

QC court convicts former UP Dean for non-disclosure of assets

Nov 02, 2017 - 3:38 PM

Querubin is ordered to pay a penalty of P4,000 for 4 counts of violation of the code of conduct and ethical standards

SALN. Former UP dean Milagros Querubin is found guilty of non-filing and non-disclosures in relation to her Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Networth (SALN).

Trillanes files criminal charges vs Mocha Uson

Sep 22, 2017 - 11:48 AM

(UPDATED) 'The era of fake news is over,’ Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says after he filed criminal and administrative charges against Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson

WAR VS FAKE NEWS. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV files administrative and criminal charges against Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson before the Ombudsman on September 22, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Youth groups file ethics complaint vs Aguirre over fake news

Jul 05, 2017 - 12:30 PM

If he resigns that s very good that s delicadeza but our strongest position would be for the President to actually take him out of office says one of the complainants

ETHICS COMPLAINT. Youth groups file an ethics complaint against Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II before the Office of the Ombudsman on July 5, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit

Ex-Sulu vice gov Tan, sons face charges over SALNs, wealth probe

Jun 08, 2017 - 10:15 PM

Former Sulu vice governor Abdusakur Tan and his son Maimbung Mayor Samier Tan will be charged for failure to file SALNs Another son Sulu Governor Abdusakur Tan II is under investigation for possible ill gotten wealth

POLITICAL CLAN. Former Sulu vice governor Abdusakur "Sakur" Tan and Sulu Governor Abdusakur Tan II. Photo from their Facebook pages

Ombudsman files 2 new criminal charges vs Pichay

Oct 21, 2016 - 3:08 PM

Prosecutors say Prospero Pichay Jr caused undue injury to LWUA when he used its funds to sponsor a National Chess Federation of the Philippines chess tournament held in honor of him

Pichay file photo by Rhona Wise/AFP

2 SBMA officials face criminal, administrative raps

Apr 29, 2015 - 6:57 PM

Fahrenheit Company Limited has accused the two officials of dishonesty gross misconduct grave abuse of authority and oppression

How can a 2nd 'poorest' senator afford a Balesin wedding?

Feb 22, 2015 - 8:30 AM

The lavish wedding of Senator Chiz Escudero and actress Heart Evangelista raises some questions about propriety

Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

PNP chief violated 4 laws on accepting gifts

Oct 03, 2014 - 11:01 AM

Anti corruption laws which nailed anti graft court Justice Gregory Ong could be applied to Philippine National Police chief Alan Purisima as well

Anti-graft court: Corona, Chavit can't leave PH

Apr 25, 2014 - 11:24 AM

The former Chief Justice faces charges for discrepancies in his Statement of Assets Liabilities and Net Worth and amassing illegal wealth while Singson is accused of public fund misuse

Ombudsman orders filing of criminal charges vs Coronas

Mar 26, 2014 - 3:28 PM

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales finds no reason to reverse an earlier ruling that the Coronas amassed over P130 million in ill gotten wealth

Ombudsman sacks admin officer who demanded bribe

Jun 19, 2013 - 7:02 PM

Records officer Juan Dita dela Cruz is found guilty of demanding and receiving P30 000 from a policeman who needed a clearance for his promotion

The prosecution's mistake

Feb 04, 2012 - 8:15 AM

The prosecution has not yet proven even a simple case of mis or non declaration of assets having been distracted by what seems to be a futile effort to prove unexplained wealth

Dean Tony La Viña