Jeff Cudia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jeff Cudia


How did SC justices decide key cases in 2014-2016?

Jan 16, 2016 - 3:29 PM

We look back at landmark decisions by this batch of SC justices – between the latest appointment of Jardeleza in August 2014 and Villarama’s early retirement in January 2016

Cudia passes UP Law entrance exam

Apr 10, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Dismissed PMA Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia took the qualifying exams in February 2015 while waiting for the Supreme Court ruling on his petition to compel the military academy to give him a diploma

UP LAW: Dismissed PMA Cadet Jeff Aldrin Cudia took the law aptitude exam in February 2015

Cadet Cudia finally speaks: I will fight to the end

Mar 23, 2015 - 1:09 PM

Philippine Military Academy cadet Jeff Aldrin Cudia appeals the Supreme Court ruling on his dismissal

NOT GIVING UP: Dismissed PMA Cadet Jeff Aldrin Cudia

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Feb 24, 2015 - 8:38 PM

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SC upholds PMA verdict dismissing cadet for lying

Feb 24, 2015 - 12:54 PM

The Supreme Court affirms the decision of the Philippine Military Academy that Cadet Cudia violated the honor code

Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Cadet Cudia's mother asks SC: Consider CHR report

May 20, 2014 - 6:45 PM

Cudia s parents say the CHR s 30 page Final Investigation Report found that the PMA Honor Committee violated Cudia s right to due process and privileged communication

SC allows Cadet Cudia's mother to intervene in son's case

May 09, 2014 - 5:09 PM

The SC orders the PMA to comment on the petition of the mother of Cadet Cudia

Immunity for the plunderer, not for the sunflower vandals

May 05, 2014 - 8:30 AM

In this country religious concepts of sin forgiveness and punishment often get mixed up with legal concepts of crime immunity and penalty to the detriment of both justice and compassion

PMA Honor Committee violated Cudia’s rights – CHR

Apr 30, 2014 - 7:57 PM

If the PMA is in danger of running afoul of the human rights norm if it fails or refuses to rectify the grievous harm done by the Honor Committee against the Cadet Cudia the CHR says

WHAT'S NEXT? Human Rights chair Loretta Rosales discusses the next steps of the investigation with PMA cadet Jeff Cudia. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Dismissed PMA cadet seeks lawmakers' help

Mar 31, 2014 - 2:30 PM

The Cudia family wants the Philippine Military Academy to give him his diploma

Cudia asks SC anew to reverse suspended graduation

Mar 25, 2014 - 1:37 PM

Cudia s mother says the trial on his son s dismissal was a sham citing the voting result of 8 1

Fight not over: Jeff Cudia faces media

Mar 24, 2014 - 8:25 PM

The Cudia family says President Aquino broke his promise to them

INDEFINITE LEAVE: Dismissed PMA cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia is still waiting for President Aquino's promise. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

SC to PMA: Explain Cudia's dismissal

Mar 20, 2014 - 8:04 PM

The Supreme Court 3rd Division defers action on dismissed Cadet First Class Aldrin Jeff Cudia s plea to graduate from the academy

Hope for Cudia? New body probes appeal

Mar 18, 2014 - 5:29 PM

A special investigation board is in Baguio City to re investigate the Cudia case

NEW PROBE. The AFP forms a new investigation board to probe the case of dismissed PMA Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia

PMA class of 2014 graduates without Cudia

Mar 17, 2014 - 11:16 PM

The Philippine Military Academy class of 2014 graduated Sunday but controversial Cadet Aldrin Cudia was not among them

50 cadets once left PMA for honor violations

Mar 17, 2014 - 3:55 PM

West Point s own cheating controversy in 1976 led to changes in its honor system

Photo from PMA website

Cudia leaves PMA

Mar 17, 2014 - 2:29 PM

UPDATED Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin acknowledges that there are procedures in PMA that need to be reviewed because of new laws

AFTER 2 MONTHS. Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia is set to leave PMA grounds

PMA head defends honor code, system

Mar 16, 2014 - 11:42 AM

PMA Class 2014 graduates amid controversies surrounding the academy s honor system

Live Blog: 2014 PMA Graduation

Mar 16, 2014 - 10:02 AM

Rappler Carmela Fonbuena keeps us abreast of developments leading to Siklab Diwa s graduation at the Philippine Military Academy in Baguio City

LONG GREY LINE. Philippine Military Academy's Siklab Diwa batch graduates on March 16, 2014. Photo from Newsbreak Archives

'Cudia' dismissed; mom of cadet 'Codiam' panics

Mar 15, 2014 - 8:32 PM

Because their surname is almost similar to Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia s the mother of Cadet Billy Codiam thought her son got into trouble at PMA

No 3: Cadet First Class Billy Codiam. Rappler photo

PMA valedictorian asks civilians: Respect honor system

Mar 15, 2014 - 6:40 PM

The civilians do not understand the honor system very well It is probably why that is how they feel over the dismissal of Cadet Cudia says Cadet Jheorge Llona

MILITARY MATTER. The class topnotcher of Philippine Military Academy's Siklab Diwa batch hopes the public will accept the decision on Cadet Cudia. File photo by Dave Leprozo Jr/ Rappler

It's final: Cudia not graduating March 16

Mar 15, 2014 - 12:59 PM

UPDATED But after a Saturday night meeting in Baguio President Aquino asks PMA Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia to formalize his appeal and orders the AFP chief of staff to reinvestigate the case

Cadet denies Cudia's 'new evidence'

Mar 14, 2014 - 4:38 PM

CHR submits a report to Malacañang recommending the graduation of Cadet Jeff Cudia because another cadet supported previous testimony

NO CUDIA: Cadet First Class Jeff Cudia was conspicuously absent in the reception dinner for future officers of the Philippine Navy. File photo from the Philippine Navy

How to name a PMA class?

Mar 14, 2014 - 3:30 PM

It s long standing practice in the PMA for batches to adopt a unique name that best describes their class

CADETS. Students of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) have to survive an extensive military training. Photo from Newsbreak Archives

PMA: Cudia charged 3 times with honor violation

Mar 14, 2014 - 2:23 PM

Is the PMA being harsh on Cadet Jeff Cudia? PMA spokesman Lynette Flores says he faced two other charges of honor violation in his final year at the academy

Aquino reviewing Cudia's appeal

Mar 13, 2014 - 2:45 PM

President Benigno Aquino III is expected to decide on Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia s appeal to let him graduate from the Philippine Military Academy before March 16 the day of graduation

Is Kris Aquino telegraphing PNoy's position in PMA issue?

Mar 12, 2014 - 4:16 PM

Presidential sister Kris Aquino has taken the side of the PMA in the debate pitting the academy against Cadet Jeff Cudia Does the President share her opinion?

STILL HOPEFUL: Renato Cudia and daughter Annavee in Camp Aguinaldo to furnish the military hierarchy with Cadet Jeff Cudia's new appeal. Rappler photo

Palace: 'We have not discussed Cudia'

Mar 12, 2014 - 3:17 PM

Days before graduation day Malacañang Palace says it has not received a request from Cudia s family to meet with the President

DOCUMENT: Cudia's new evidence

Mar 12, 2014 - 9:04 AM

In the document Cadet Jeff Cudia details how the voting of the Honor Committee was supposedly rigged

LATE: Cudia has new evidence to show he should not have been dismissed but he failed to meet PMA's deadline

Cadet forced to vote vs Cudia – witness

Mar 12, 2014 - 8:47 AM

Dismissed PMA Cadet Jeff Cudia has new evidence against the Honor Committee

Cudia will not graduate from PMA

Mar 11, 2014 - 2:46 PM

The cadet who was a candidate for salutatorian but was dismissed allegedly for being two minutes late in class has been separated from the Academy

PMA Cadet Jeff Cudia

VIDEO: CHR probes PMA cadet dismissal, examines honor system

Mar 10, 2014 - 9:48 PM

The CHR will now see if there’s a need to review the academy’s Honor System following the dismissal of Cadet First Class Aldrin Jeff Cudia

CHR PROBE: CHR chair Loretta Rosales says it is important to review the PMA Honor System. Rappler photo

CHR probes PMA cadet dismissal, examines honor system

Mar 09, 2014 - 6:48 PM

CHR chairman Loretta Rosales says it is important to review the PMA honor system to propose possible reforms in the academy

CHR PROBE: CHR chair Loretta Rosales says it is important to review the PMA Honor System. Rappler photo

No Cudia in welcome dinners for PMA 'Siklab Diwa' Class of 2014

Mar 05, 2014 - 4:03 PM

The PMA is currently embroiled in a controversy because of the dismissal of one of its cadets set to graduate with honors

WELCOME: Navy chief Vice Admiral Jose Luis Alano hosts a reception dinner for incoming officers. Photo from the Philippine Navy

Cudia faces PMA appeals board

Mar 03, 2014 - 4:38 PM

The Cadet Review and Appeals Board is a body in the PMA headquarters composed of the officer corps

EXCLUSIVE: Written appeal of PMA cadet Jeff Cudia

Feb 25, 2014 - 1:35 PM

The Philippine Military Academy s Honor Committee refused to re open the investigation into the Cudia s case

INDEFINITE LEAVE: PMA Cadet Aldrin Jeff Cudia

Did PMA cadet Cudia lie? Document shows details

Feb 25, 2014 - 10:03 AM

Exclusive: A PMA instructor defends Cadet Jeff Cudia in his appeal but this is rejected by the Honor Committee

ORIGINAL SIN: The delinquency report for Cadet Jeff Cudia's tardiness

PMA alum caught in ATM scam fired from PSG

Feb 24, 2014 - 12:16 AM

Presidential Security Group PSG member Raphael Malacay Marcial is relieved after he was caught with a scanner near an ATM machine which he allegedly used to copy ATM cards

Ostracize Cudia, PMA cadets ordered

Feb 22, 2014 - 1:40 PM

Cadets decide they will make Jeff Cudia feel he s no longer accepted

OSTRACIZED: PMA Cadet Jeff Cudia

PMA cadet fights back, gets support

Feb 21, 2014 - 3:37 PM

PMA Cadet Jeff Cudia finds an ally a former member of the PMA Honor Committee

FACEBOOK PROTEST: The embattled PMA Cadet Jeff Cudia finds an ally in a PMA alumnus

PMA systems, processes under review

Feb 20, 2014 - 8:36 PM

It is a continuing process Even without this we have given the guidance to continuously review the processes and the systems in PMA says Armed Forces chief General Emmanuel Bautista

AFP CHIEF OF STAFF: General Emmanuel Bautista

PMA: It's not about cadet being late

Feb 20, 2014 - 8:33 AM

While the academy recognizes his academic performance this does not exempt him from strict observance of the Code