Justice Roberto Abad - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Justice Roberto Abad


SC Justice Abad retirement paves way for 5th Aquino appointee

May 22, 2014 - 10:43 PM

With over 40 years of law practice the High Court magistrate retires on Thursday May 22

The justice of paradise lost

Aug 19, 2013 - 10:05 AM

He may bow before the altar of justice but Associate Justice Roberto Abad appears to worship a higher god

Chief Justice takes up cudgels for RH law

Jul 24, 2013 - 6:30 AM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno cautions an anti RH lawyer against questioning the wisdom of lawmakers Get people who think like you elected first she says

Justice Abad: #RHlaw allows 'poison' in women's bodies

Jul 23, 2013 - 8:26 PM

In his line of questioning Justice Robeto Abad aids the argument of reproductive health law critics that contraceptives are hazardous to health

DAY TWO. Critics continue on July 23 with their arguments on the alleged unconstitutionality of the RH law. File photo by Arcel Cometa

SC adopts rule shortening trial time

Sep 04, 2012 - 7:16 PM

The cutting down of trial time is a needed reform in the judiciary where case resolution takes an average period of 6 years


Justice Lourdes Sereno: defying tradition

Jul 27, 2012 - 8:08 AM

SC Justice Lourdes Sereno has voted in favor of the Aquino administration on key political cases


Justice Roberto Abad and the ties that bind

Jul 25, 2012 - 9:40 AM

When asked in 2008 if he will inhibit in cases involving Estelito Mendoza a former colleague Abad said he didn t see any reason for him to do so

Vizconde opposes Carpio's nomination for CJ

Jul 19, 2012 - 2:57 PM

Lauro Vizconde says Carpio worked for Hubert Webb s acquittal in 2010