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Rappler's latest stories on honor code


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

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

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

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

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

PMA, dunking and this year's goat

Mar 16, 2014 - 7:36 PM

Dunking is a tradition in the Philippine Military Academy where underclass cadets carry the graduating cadets tickle them and dunk them into the pool

DUNKING: The more tickles, the more love from underclass cadets. Rappler photo

Aquino: Heed honor code outside PMA

Mar 16, 2014 - 12:34 PM

The President and commander in chief puts in perspective the current controversy regarding the academy s honor system

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

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

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

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

Cudia's name not on PMA graduating cadets list?

Mar 08, 2014 - 9:50 PM

Cudia s classmates have been told in school that he will not join the long grey line on March 16 Another source says the cadet s name is not on the diplomas

PMA Cadet Jeff Cudia

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

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

VIRAL: PMA alumni post cadet photos on Facebook

Feb 21, 2014 - 7:42 PM

PMA alumni flood Facebook with their photos as cadets – in support of their embattled academy

Collage of cadet photos posted on Facebook

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: 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

AFP chief orders review of PMA cadet's case

Feb 19, 2014 - 5:25 PM

It will give Cadet Cudia the opportunity to defend himself and the Honor Committee to prove its case says AFP spokesperson Ramon Zagala

2 minutes late for class, PMA cadet dismissed?

Feb 19, 2014 - 10:27 AM

A cadet who is supposed to graduate with honors in March faces a future outside the military

Lacson hits PMA alumni with 'misplaced values'

Feb 15, 2014 - 4:28 PM

Former Senator Panfilo Lacson brings politics to the alumni homecoming of the Philippine Military Academy an institution that tries to be politically neutral

POLITICS AT THE PMA: Former Senator Panfilo Lacson brings politics to the Philippine Military Academy. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena