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Ex-govt leaders rally support for Sereno in impeachment case

Sep 12, 2017 - 7:28 PM

The groups call Sereno s impeachment case an insidious attempt to immobilize and weaken the very institutions that our Constitution put in place to check on excesses in executive power

IMPEACHMENT CASE. Amid an impeachment complaint, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno faces the media in her annual Meet the Press event held in Cebu City on August 24, 2017. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

Before Parojinog slay, there was 'classic EJK' Espinosa killing

Jul 31, 2017 - 3:25 PM

Senators question the similar circumstances of the deaths of two mayors allegedly linked to drugs while former government officials say this has the mark of an extrajudicial killing

ALLEGED DRUG LINKS? Both Albuera mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr and Ozamiz mayor Reynaldo Parojinog – named in President Duterte's drug list – have been killed by police.

Don’t abuse presidential pardon, ex-gov't officials tell Duterte

Apr 04, 2017 - 8:48 PM

Former government officials – a bulk of them members of the former administration – call on President Rodrigo Duterte s closest advisers to warn him against abusing presidential pardons

PRESIDENTIAL PARDON. Former government officials tell President Rodrigo Duterte that he should not abuse presidential pardons. Malacanang photo

Take 'principled stand' on Corona retirement pay case, SC urged

Dec 01, 2013 - 9:19 PM

Corona is reportedly asking for P50 million worth of retirement benefits from the Supreme Court

RETIREMENT PAY FOR CORONA? The Supreme Court is about to decide whether or not to award retirement benefits to impeached former Chief Justice Renato Corona. File photo by Rappler