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Dec 28, 2017 - 8:15 PM

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Malacañang: ’Perpetual’ martial law will never happen

Dec 28, 2017 - 3:48 PM

'Martial law in perpetuity is a scenario that neither the President, Congress or the Supreme Court will allow as it is patently unconstitutional,' says Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque

Newly-appointed Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. holds his first press briefing in Malacañan on November 2, 2017. He told the members of the media that he is vowed to fulfill President Rodrigo Roa Duterte's order to do what is best for the country and to tell the truth. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

High noon in the SC: Is martial law legal?

Jun 26, 2017 - 8:00 PM

A lot of things depend on the clarity of the Supreme Court decision in saying not only what martial law is not but also what it includes

SC asks Congress to explain why they did not convene on martial law

Jun 16, 2017 - 8:18 PM

UPDATED The Supreme Court en banc gives the Senate and the House of Representatives 10 days to submit their comment

3 groups take on gov't in SC oral arguments on martial law

Jun 10, 2017 - 4:48 PM

The petitioners who will join the SC oral arguments include residents of Marawi City represented by constitutionalist Christian Monsod

Ex-senator, bishops file 3rd petition on martial law before SC

Jun 07, 2017 - 2:19 PM

The petitioners stress the importance of holding a public deliberation on martial law so Filipinos are informed of the factual bases of the declaration

ANOTHER PETITION. Manila Bishop Broderick Pabillo and Mother Adelaida Ygrubay file the second petition for mandamus before Supreme Court on July 7, 2017 seeking to compel the Congress to convene on martial law.

SC assigns Cagayan de Oro court to handle Maute cases

Jun 06, 2017 - 10:39 PM

The Supreme Court directs the court administrator to coordinate with the military base in Cagayan de Oro to provide security for court personnel

Ex-Solgen Hilbay seeks support in martial law petition

Jun 02, 2017 - 2:03 PM

The petition which will be filed before the Supreme Court asks that the House of Representatives and the Senate meet in a joint session to discuss martial law