Rappler's latest stories on Midas Marquez
The court administrator reports that 43,171 persons deprived of liberty have been released from March 17 to July 3. The figure also includes children in conflict with the law.
'We expect a lot more courts to conduct hearings through videoconferencing this coming week that may result [in] more releases of [persons deprived of liberty],' says Court Administrator Midas Marquez
Supreme Court Justice Diosdado Peralta proposes amendments to Republic Act 9165 of the Dangerous Drugs Act
(UPDATED) Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin says he continues to look for a permanent spokesperson. Marquez is applying for associate justice.
The 9 names are familiar, except for one: Justice Edgardo Delos Santos, who is tagged as the ‘habal-habal’ justice of Visayas
(UPDATED) Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio submits to the Judicial and Bar Council her opposition to Court Administrator Midas Marquez's application for Supreme Court associate justice
(UPDATED) Court Administrator Midas Marquez is linked to lawyer Bruce Rivera and Gemma Sotto who is part of DDS Global
Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Margie de Leon
Supreme Court applicant Midas Marquez says, 'The allegation that I talked to complainants, the witnesses, that I maneuvered or manipulated, is not accurate'
Marquez is among the 6 nominees whom the en banc has recommended to the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC). He was previously interviewed in June 2017.
The complaint is filed by a private citizen named Rjhay Laurea, the same person who filed the opposition against Marquez’ candidacy for Supreme Court justice
The post is for the replacement of Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco Jr
Private citizen Rjhay Laurea files the opposition with the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC), which is screening Marquez and other applicants for Supreme Court Justice
'As long as you have a good conscience, you did your best, that should be enough,' says Maria Lourdes Sereno
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‘Self interest is there, barkadahan is there, factionalism is there,’ ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says in an interview with Rappler
Six applicants will undergo public interviews on June 14
The Office of Court Administrator supervises over 2,600 judges and 25,000 court personnel across the Philippines
In a statement Thursday, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II blamed Chief Justice Sereno for the delay
The story is related to an accusation against Sereno for being supposedly lavish in her official travels
'The chief must honestly look at her way of managing, whether she has to change her tone and practices. They need to go into the process of rebuilding trust,' says analyst Tony La Viña
Justice Tijam also says Sereno should attend the House hearing and hits her supposed delays in the transfer of Maute cases and granting of survivorship benefits
'Their association is eerily too close to gloss over,' says Jojo Lacanilao, Sereno's spokesperson
House members gang up on Supreme Court personnel over a benefits committee that took away the powers of Court Administrator Midas Marquez
Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda
(UPDATED) Sereno's lawyer insists the creation of the working groups was intended to implement a consistent process
The Regional Court Administrator's Office and Judiciary Decentralized Office involve a complex issue of decentralization that has hounded the Supreme Court for years
(3rd UPDATE) 'I can't stand idly by when the collegial decision of the SC is being set aside,' says Justice De Castro, referring to the creation by Sereno of a new court office. The Sereno camp says JDO is no different from RCAO.
It's 'unprecedented' for the Supreme Court justice to appear before the House, notes Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas
The Judicial and Bar Council considers 13 candidates for the post to be vacated by retiring SC justice Jose Mendoza
The nominees are vying to be President Rodrigo Duterte s 3rd appointee to the Supreme Court
The SC vacancy is for Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6 After Reyes Justice Jose Mendoza will retire on August 13
Court Administrator Midas Marquez is applying to be the next associate justice of the High Tribunal
The JBC starts interviews on Monday June 19 for candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6
President Rodrigo Duterte will appoint two SC justices in the next few months
Ex congressman Marc Douglas Cagas IV does not explain why he said the SC s decision on the Davao Occidental plebiscite had a level of deceitfulness
Marc Douglas Cagas IV is being asked to explain his innuendos against the Supreme Court which junked his petition regarding Davao Occidental plebiscite
Part of efforts to expedite the resolution of cases by trial courts and decongest jails
Guess who Rappler spotted watching the Ateneo FEU match?
Midas Marquez Grace Pulido Tan and Rufus Rodriguez are the new CJ nominees
3rd UPDATE Doctors of the Chief Justice recommend confinement for 48 hours
The Chief Justice received P21 M in salaries and allowances from 2002 2011
Akbayan says Marquez acting more as Corona s spokesman not of the High Court
[EXCLUSIVE] The Chief Justice did not want COA to post on its website audit results on the Court
Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte said that even in Arroyo s time an early search for the next chief justice was done
SC Spokesperson Midas Marquez says President Aquino should not preempt the impeachment trial by asking for a list of possible Corona replacements
After months of waiting ARMM gets a caretaker governor but is Mujiv Hataman s appointment pre empting the Supreme Court?
Judges told personnel that it was the Court Administrator who declared a holiday last Wednesday