Milagros Fernan-Cayosa - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Milagros Fernan-Cayosa


Recent JBC interviews had less tough questions on SC decisions

Oct 02, 2018 - 9:00 AM

The last JBC interviews also saw odd questions about the applicants’ love lives and belated decisions to bear children

JBC. (From left to right) Judicial and Bar Council members retired judge Toribio Ilao, retired justice Jose Mendoza, Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo De Castro (ex-officio chairman) and Atty Milagros Fernan-Cayosa. Photo from Supreme Court PIO

Sereno camp points to Carpio on the Jardeleza integrity issue

Dec 13, 2017 - 10:59 AM

Justice Carpio is the leading Filipino scholar on the issue of the West Philippine Sea, a point of contention in Jardeleza's SC nomination in 2014

THE JARDELEZA ISSUE. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio figure in the integrity issue that almost cost Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza his spot at the Supreme Court.

Justice Mendoza, Duterte's frat brother, off to JBC?

Aug 08, 2017 - 1:32 PM

Retired SC Justice Angelina Sandoval Gutierrez term at the JBC expired in July and she stays on hold over capacity until her replacement is named by the President

JBC AFTER SC? Retiring Associate Justice Jose Mendoza attends his last flag ceremony at the Supreme Court (SC) on August 7, 2017. Photo by SC PIO's Twitter page

How the JBC defied Malacañang

Aug 14, 2012 - 7:46 PM

Up until the last minute on August 13 when the JBC voted to disqualify De Lima there were moves to pressure the council into voting otherwise


JBC: How they voted on CJ shortlist

Aug 13, 2012 - 9:08 PM

JBC members do not explain their votes however


SC verdict doesn't fix JBC problem

Jul 20, 2012 - 4:08 PM

The Supreme Court rules that Congress should only have one representative in the Judicial and Bar Council but this doesn t address the council s inherent problems

STAY OR GO? Escudero may be removed or retained as a JBC member.

Should another SC justice replace Carpio in JBC?

Jul 03, 2012 - 10:17 PM

Legal experts and even the JBC have contrasting views


CJ applicants asked to submit bank waivers

Jun 04, 2012 - 11:22 AM

UPDATED The Judicial and Bar Council sets the deadline for application on June 18

SEARCH BEGINS. The Judicial and Bar Council convenes at the Supreme Court to begin the search for a new chief justice. Photo by Matthew James Balicudiong