petition for mandamus - updates

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Supreme Court asked to order probe into all EJK cases

Sep 23, 2017 - 12:36 AM

According to the petitioners – all human rights lawyers – current efforts to investigate a few of the thousands of deaths have not provided justice to the families

JUSTICE FOR ALL. Mourners of the death of Kian Loyd delos Santos demand accountability in drug war killings. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

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.

Lagman: Petition vs Suarez not about LP seeking power

Nov 17, 2016 - 1:56 PM

Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman says they only want a genuine opposition as a eunuch of a minority makes the House the courtyard of spineless clowns

SC to judiciary fund defender: Lobby Congress

Jan 22, 2015 - 9:23 PM

Courts are not constitutionally built to do political lobbying [nor] trained to produce a political statement or a media release the SC decision reads

SC to COA: Comment on alleged inaction over PDAF

Jul 02, 2014 - 8:07 PM

COA is asked to explain its alleged failure to order lawmakers to return misused funds to the national treasury