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Rappler+ Webinar: Facing the cyber libel verdict

Jun 19, 2020 - 2:41 PM

Happening Monday, June 22, 2 pm

Rappler+ Webinar: Implications of the anti-terrorism bill

Jun 06, 2020 - 12:36 PM

Happening Tuesday, June 9, 10 am

SC, DOJ, DILG urged: Issue joint order not to arrest light offenders

Apr 02, 2020 - 2:51 PM

'Otherwise we will have a situation where the more we lock people up, we're creating newer problems that we don't really need actually,' says former SC spokesperson Ted Te

VIOLATION. QCPD Police Personnel apprehend violators of the curfew along Timog Avenue, Quezon City. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler


Rappler Talk: Justice as the missing component in fighting coronavirus

Apr 02, 2020 - 8:09 AM

Aside from human rights, arrests and charges related to the lockdown also affect the overburdened court system

Ampatuan verdict 'a big win' for victims, families – human rights lawyer

Dec 19, 2019 - 6:44 PM

Lawyer and former SC spokesman Ted Te says Judge Jocelyn Solis Reyes' conviction of the Ampatuan brothers is a 'brave statement'

VICTIMS. Family members, counsel, and journalists hold photos of the victims of the Ampatuan massacre at a press conference held after the verdict was announced. They Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

56 acquitted, 28 convicted in Ampatuan massacre

Dec 19, 2019 - 2:27 PM

(UPDATED) An additional 15 are convicted for being accessories to the crime, and are sentenced to 6-10 years in prison

AMPATUAN MASSACRE. 28 are convicted, 55 are acquitted, and 15 others are sentenced to lesser sentence in the Ampatuan massacre. Photo from Supreme Court PIO

FLAG demands P5M damages in sedition countercharge vs CIDG

Sep 06, 2019 - 5:19 PM

Chel Diokno, Erin Tañada, and Ted Te file a perjury countercharge against the CIDG officer who filed the sedition complaint. Te admits to meeting to Bikoy who wanted a legal consult.

Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Legal issues hound Duterte order for 1,914 convicts to surrender

Sep 06, 2019 - 1:39 PM

Justice Secretary Guevarra says convicts freed under the GCTA law can be considered evading sentence, but law professor Ted Te says the government must go to court to go after the convicts

SURRENDER. Freed convict Nicanor Naz surrenders to the Pasay City Police Headquarters after President Rodrigo Duterte called for the surrender of heinous crimes inmates freed under the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA). Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Can heinous crimes be excluded from good conduct time allowance law?

Aug 23, 2019 - 3:30 PM

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra's interpretation differs with the view of the former justice undersecretary who published the law manual

Convicted former mayor of Calauan, Laguna Antonio Sanchez is seen inside the Maximum Security Compound of the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City on August 22, 2019. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

FLAG lawyers move to disqualify OSG from sedition probe

Aug 19, 2019 - 2:25 PM

The lawyers cite a Supreme Court decision from 1990 which says that the Office of the Solicitor General only participates in a criminal case when it has 'reached the appellate courts'

SEDITION COMPLAINT. Lawyer Larry Gadon accompanies Peter Joemel Advincula aka Bikot to the DOJ on August 9, 2019 for the start of inciting to sedition hearing against opposition leaders. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Duterte ‘resolves’ Speakership race, but is that constitutional?

Jul 08, 2019 - 8:14 PM

'The Constitution vests the choice in the members of the two houses not on anyone else. That’s what separation of powers means,' says law professor Ted Te

SPEAKERSHIP RACE. President Rodrigo Duterte picks the House Speakers and Majority Floor Leader of the 17th Congress. Malacañang Photo

[OPINION] Remember who you are, remember whose you are

Jul 03, 2019 - 9:00 AM

In the face of all that is going on in our world, be good people. We do not need to become the monsters we seek to defeat.

TV, newspaper journalists join Rappler petition vs Duterte coverage ban

Apr 30, 2019 - 11:51 AM

(UPDATED) At least 41 journalists from different media organizations intervene in a Supreme Court petition to end President Rodrigo Duterte's coverage ban against Rappler

PETITION FOR INTERVENTION. Lawyer Ted Te talks to the media after a group of journalists filed a petition for intervention before the Supreme Court on April 30, 2019. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Rappler Talk: Inside the Supreme Court with Justice Marvic Leonen

Oct 25, 2018 - 11:09 AM

Former Supreme Court spokesman Ted Te also joins the discussion on Thursday, October 25

Rappler Talk: Understanding the Supreme Court with Ted Te

Oct 15, 2018 - 2:19 PM

There is a lot of interest in the High Court, especially that the search is on again for the next chief justice. Watch the interview live on Monday, October 15.

Duterte forgives Obama, Ted Te resigns, Rene Garcia | Midday wRap

Sep 03, 2018 - 12:49 PM

Watch Rappler’s Midday newscast with Chito dela Vega

Leonen, Te tweet 'dissent' from SC’s quo warranto vote

May 11, 2018 - 8:13 PM

The Supreme Court justice says on social media the petition should have been dismissed outright, while the spokesperson posts a straightforward, self-explanatory graphic

Uson returns award, SC lifts TRO on license plates, China and Benham Rise | Midday wRap

Jan 24, 2018 - 1:26 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

SC denies plea for oral arguments on K to 12

Apr 05, 2016 - 5:38 PM

UPDATED The High Court asks petitioners to file their memoranda after which the case will be submitted for resolution

DENIED. The Supreme Court denies the request of petitioners to conduct oral arguments on the controversial K to 12 program. File photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Gov't violence against Kidapawan farmers 'beyond spin'

Apr 04, 2016 - 3:11 PM

When armed elements of state fire upon farmers no matter what the provocation assuming there was the picture that that paints is and should be beyond spin

Poe runs to SC, Kalayaan camp-out, one-child policy | 12PM wRap

Dec 28, 2015 - 12:00 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

What now for Grace Poe? 3 things to expect

Dec 23, 2015 - 4:00 PM

The next battleground for the presidential aspirant is the Supreme Court

ROAD TO SC. The camp of Senator Grace Poe questions the timing of the release of the decision by the Commission on Elections en banc. Despite this, the camp maintains they will fight it out until the Supreme Court. Photo from the Office of Sen. Grace Poe. Photo by Dax Simbol/Rappler

SC to DOTC: Explain MRT-LRT fare hike

Jan 13, 2015 - 3:39 PM

The DOTC is required to submit its response to the petitions against the fare hike within 10 days

EXPLAIN BASIS. Militant groups rally outside the MRT3 North Avenue station in Quezon City on Monday, January 5, against the recent implementation of the fare hike for the train systems in Metro Manila. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Media protests SC prohibition of live coverage

Jun 04, 2014 - 8:12 PM

SC Spokesman Theodore Te Te admits it was unwise for him to have determined on his own which court decisions were newsworthy

HIGHLIGHTS: #PDAFOrals Day 1

Oct 09, 2013 - 12:04 PM

The hearing of the oral arguments is set to begin on Tuesday October 8 For the first time the SC allows the audio livestream of the hearing

#PHvote quotes: Sixto drama, iron lady and 'flat irons'

Apr 20, 2013 - 1:13 PM

The Comelec chief is at the center of this week s SC drama while VP Binay cracks a joke that fires up the web

Leila de Lima: 'Why was I singled out?'

Aug 13, 2012 - 2:42 PM

She beat all odds in her career except this race for the highest post in the judiciary

Full interview with Ted Te: no clear theory for conduct of trial

Jan 25, 2012 - 11:21 AM

Lawyer and law professor Theodore Te says he is struck by the underwhelming capacity of the prosecution lawyers

INTERVIEW. Ted Te talks to Maria Ressa via Skype