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House can still act on Bautista impeachment complaint – Alvarez

Oct 11, 2017 - 1:20 PM

(UPDATED) Despite Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista's announcement that he is resigning by the end of 2017, the impeachment complaint against him remains included in the House agenda for Wednesday, October 11

Sereno impeachment, De Lima, Marilou Danley | Midday wRap

Oct 05, 2017 - 12:43 PM

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LIVE: House hearing on the impeachment complaints vs Comelec chief Bautista, CJ Sereno

Oct 05, 2017 - 8:00 AM

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Sereno team: 'Dangerous precedent' to bar cross-examination

Oct 04, 2017 - 4:40 PM

The House committee on justice is set to tackle the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Thursday, October 5

JUSTICE COMMITTEE. The committee is set to meet again, this time to discuss if there is sufficient grounds to pursue the impeachment complaint. File photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Gadon blames Sereno for delay in benefits as judge's widow dies

Oct 03, 2017 - 2:10 PM

But Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno's spokesperson says survivorship benefits are acted on by the Supreme Court en banc, not just Sereno

SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is blamed for the delay of issuance of survivorship benefits to the spouses of deceased judges.

Avanceña, Sereno, Las Vegas massacre | Midday wRap

Oct 03, 2017 - 12:45 PM

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Sereno camp: Gadon himself says allegations not impeachable

Oct 02, 2017 - 8:10 PM

Lawyer Larry Gadon dismisses the reply of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno's legal team as 'lame excuses in the face of voluminous evidence'

IMPEACHMENT PROCESS. Laywer Justine Mendoza (center) one of the Lawyers of Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno filed a reply at the Committee on Justice in Congress on September 25, 2017, on the impeachment complaint filed against Sereno by Atty. Larry Gadon. File photo by Darren Langit

Gadon challenges Sereno to sign waiver for bank accounts

Oct 02, 2017 - 6:35 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, who faces an impeachment complaint before the House, is the recipient of another 'challenge'

SIGN THE WAIVER. Larry Gadon (center) challenges the embattled Chief Justice to sign an 'unequivocal' bank waiver. File photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Sereno camp rejects Duterte resignation 'challenge'

Oct 02, 2017 - 5:35 PM

A spokesperson for Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says there is no reason for her to step down

NOT RESIGNING. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno (right) attends the CHR's unveiling of the Jose Diokno Monument. With her in the photo is former president Benigno Aquino III. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Gadon claims Sereno's reply full of 'lies'

Sep 28, 2017 - 7:15 PM

Lawyer Larry Gadon, the complainant in the impeachment case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, says she used 'lame logic' in her explanations

IMPEACHMENT. Larry Gadon, the complainant in the impeachment case vs Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. File photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Lacson, Sereno, Paras | Evening wRap

Sep 25, 2017 - 9:15 PM

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Only 2 Comelec commissioners congratulate Bautista after impeach complaint junked

Sep 23, 2017 - 12:00 PM

'Basta ano, dalawa nag-text sa 'kin ng congratulations. 'Di ko na sasabihin [kung sino],' says Commission on Elections chair Andres Bautista

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Sep 20, 2017 - 8:28 PM

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Patricia Bautista 'disappointed but undeterred' by impeachment dismissal

Sep 20, 2017 - 2:45 PM

'I believe in the goodness, the goodwill, and the good sense of the Filipino people,' says the wife of Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista

'FIGHT CONTINUES.' Patricia Bautista, wife of Comelec chairman Andres Bautista. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Bautista welcomes junking of impeachment complaint

Sep 20, 2017 - 12:34 PM

(UPDATED) Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista maintains that resigning and taking a leave of absence 'are options that are always available'

IMPEACHMENT JUNKED. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista hails the House justice committee on September 20, 2017, for junking the impeachment complaint filed against him. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

House panel junks Bautista impeachment complaint

Sep 20, 2017 - 12:00 PM

(UPDATED) The complainants fail to indicate they have personal knowledge of their allegations against Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista

IMPEACHMENT JUNKED. Comelec chairman Andres Bautista gets emotional during a press conference at the Comelec main office in Manila on August 7, 2017 regarding his marital dispute with his wife Patricia Cruz-Bautista. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Sereno impeachment, Reynaldo de Guzman, iPhone X | Evening wRap

Sep 13, 2017 - 6:44 PM

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LIVE: House hearing on impeachment complaints vs Chief Justice Sereno

Sep 13, 2017 - 9:43 AM

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House panel to tackle impeachment cases vs Sereno, Bautista next week

Sep 07, 2017 - 2:53 PM

The committee is expected to take up the complaints as soon as the plenary debates on the proposed 2018 budget wrap up on September 12

IMPEACHMENT HEARING. The House justice committee tackles the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte on May 15, 2017. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Robredo: Don't use impeachment to scare critics

Sep 06, 2017 - 5:25 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says that while the Constitution allows the impeachment of officials it should be a last resort

'LAST RESORT.' Vice President Leni Robredo said impeachment complaints should not be used to go after political enemies. Photo by Rappler

Alvarez doesn't want repeat of 'unfair' Corona impeachment for Sereno

Sep 05, 2017 - 2:33 PM

‘Ayaw ko naman na mukha kaming tanga sa impeachment court ’ says the House Speaker explaining why he want the impeachment complaints against the Chief Justice to undergo scrutiny by the House committee on justice

LONG ROUTE. House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says he'd rather the House committee on justice tackle the impeachment complaints first. Rappler photo

25 lawmakers endorse impeachment complaint vs Sereno

Aug 30, 2017 - 6:50 PM

UPDATED Lawyer Larry Gadon cites the Chief Justice s alleged misdeclaration of assets and taxes and her unauthorized expenses

ENDORSED. Lawyer Larry Gadon says more congressmen are set to endorse the impeachment complaint he filed against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on August 30, 2017. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

SC approves release of documents on Sereno's trips, accommodations

Aug 24, 2017 - 8:10 PM

Chief Justice Sereno communicated in writing to other members of the court that she had no objection to granting the request of Atty Gadon states a Supreme Court resolution

DOCUMENTS. Lawyer Larry Gadon sends his request letters to the Supreme Court on August 8, 2017 for documents that will bloster his impeachment case buildup against Chief Justice Sereno. Photo by Larry Gadon

Sereno unfazed by impeachment threats

Aug 24, 2017 - 7:15 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says she has a clean conscience and has always lived a life of modesty

CLEAN CONSCIENCE. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno addresses questions on the impeachment threats against her during the 'CJ Meets the Press' event in Cebu on August 24, 2017. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

Duterte, Sereno, China and ASEAN | Evening wRap

Aug 08, 2017 - 7:54 PM

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Malacañang: Duterte won't meddle with Sereno impeachment

Aug 03, 2017 - 2:50 PM

The Palace says President Rodrigo Duterte will not influence the House of Representatives if the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is pursued

VACC seeks Chief Justice Sereno impeachment

Aug 02, 2017 - 2:43 PM

UPDATED The complaint is jointly submitted by the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption and the Vanguard of the Philippine Constitution but it has not yet been endorsed by a lawmaker

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

House officially junks Duterte impeachment complaint

May 30, 2017 - 5:50 PM

Voting 217 4 0 the House of Representatives approves the committee report junking the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte

PLENARY. The House votes on the committee report junking the impeachment complaint against the President on May 30. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Impeachment complaint, Duterte honorary doctorate, North Korea | Midday wRap

May 22, 2017 - 1:41 PM

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House panel wants impeachment complaints lacking in form immediately junked

May 22, 2017 - 10:12 AM

The current Rules of Procedure in Impeachment Proceedings state lawmakers may only junk an impeachment complaint after the document s sufficiency in form and substance are assessed

FORMALITIES. Justice panel chairperson Reynaldo Umali presides during the hearing on May 22, when the panel formally junked the impeachment complaint against the President. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

LIVE: House approval of committee report on Duterte impeachment complaint

May 22, 2017 - 8:16 AM

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It takes only a day to kill an impeachment complaint vs Duterte

May 20, 2017 - 2:34 PM

The House has time honored processes that protect itself from the tyranny of the majority But the allies of President Duterte could not be bothered by these when they dismissed the first impeachment complaint against him

De Lima, Trillanes slam House panel for junking Duterte impeachment

May 16, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Both senators say there is no rule requiring a complainant to have personal knowledge of accusations citing the cases of former president Joseph Estrada and former chief justice Renato Corona

IMPEACHMENT. Senators Leila de Lima and Antonio Trillanes IV slam the House committee on justice for junking the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte.

Morales, Alvarez, Ampatuan | Evening wRap

May 16, 2017 - 7:28 PM

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No endorsement for Robredo, Ombudsman impeachment in next 3 months – Alvarez

May 16, 2017 - 3:36 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says lawmakers are still assessing the draft impeachment complaints and may endorse the documents if they wish to by August at the earliest

MORE TIME. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says lawmakers need more time in assessing the impeachment complaints drafted against the Vice President and the Ombudsman. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

ICC complaint vs Duterte is 'mental hospital' material, says Alvarez

May 16, 2017 - 3:08 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez one of the complaint s respondents says the ICC case against him the President and other officials is baseless

UNFAZED. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says he is not bothered he is one of the respondents in the complaint filed against the Presidente and other officials before the ICC. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

VLOG: House panel rejects Duterte impeachment complaint

May 15, 2017 - 10:07 PM

Almost all the members of committee on justice present vote that the complaint is insufficient in form and substance

The House committee on justice hearing on May 15, 2017 on the impeachment of President Rodigo Duterte. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Impeachment complaint, Napoles, Poe on Roxas | Evening wRap

May 15, 2017 - 9:51 PM

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Alejano willing to lose Congress seat after seeking Duterte ouster

May 15, 2017 - 7:55 PM

Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano also says he will discuss with his party mates the possibility of being co complainants in the ICC case filed against the President

WHAT'S NEXT? Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano mulls the next steps to take after the justice panel rejected his impeachment complaint against the President. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Alejano slams House as Duterte puppet after losing impeachment bid

May 15, 2017 - 5:55 PM

Hindi ako abogado na magaling na magpaikot ikot sa batas Ako ay dating sundalo Ang alam ko lamang ay kung paano i defend ang bansang ito says Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano as he holds back tears

House committee junks Duterte impeachment complaint

May 15, 2017 - 1:54 PM

3rd UPDATE The committee finds the impeachment complaint against Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte insufficient in substance

The House Committee on Justice on Monday, May 15, 2017 begins its hearing on the impeachment complaint filed by Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano against President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

LIVE: House hearing on 1st impeachment complaint vs Duterte

May 15, 2017 - 1:03 PM

The House justice committee will determine whether or not the impeachment complaint is sufficient in form and substance

House holds closed-door session on Duterte impeachment

May 15, 2017 - 12:52 PM

UPDATED In the first hearing on the impeachment complaint against Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte critics and allies debate its sufficiency in form

The House Committee on Justice on Monday, May 15, 2017 begins its hearing on the impeachment complaint filed by Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano against President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

House hearing on Duterte impeachment complaint set on May 15

May 12, 2017 - 12:43 PM

The justice committee will determine whether or not the impeachment complaint is sufficient in form and substance

SUBJECT OF IMPEACHMENT COMPLAINT. The House has prioritized the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Rene Lumawag/Presidential Photo

Suarez to back impeachment complaint vs Ombudsman

May 10, 2017 - 3:07 PM

But two minority lawmakers – Representatives Lito Atienza and John Bertiz – say Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has been doing a good job

IMPEACHMENT SEASON. ACTS-OFW Representative John Bertiz, Minority Leader Danilo Suarez, and Buhay Representative Lito Atienza hold a press conference on May 10. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Alvarez admits House will struggle if faced with 3 impeachment complaints

May 09, 2017 - 5:04 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says he is still studying whether or not to push through with his plan to have Vice President Leni Robredo impeached

TOO MUCH? Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez laments it will be difficult for the House to review 3 impeachment complaints at the same time. Photo by Mara Cepeda

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May 08, 2017 - 1:32 PM

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VACC to file impeachment complaint vs Ombudsman when Alvarez returns

May 07, 2017 - 10:10 PM

VACC lawyer Ferdinand Topacio clarifies Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is not behind the complaint and is merely one of the lawmakers they are seeking an endorsement from

READY. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says she is ready to meet 'head-on' the complaints against her. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

House hearing on Duterte impeachment complaint eyed on May 15

May 04, 2017 - 5:53 PM

Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas shares his target timetable for the impeachment complaint after Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez moved to have it included in the order of business

IMPEACHMENT COMPLAINT. President Rodrigo Duterte is facing his first impeachment complaint filed by Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano. File photo by Richard Madelo/Presidential Photo

House to 'prioritize' reviewing Duterte impeachment complaint

May 02, 2017 - 2:35 PM

Tapusin namin kaagad to [do] away with it or to get it moving as the case may be says House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas

Photo by Mara Cepeda