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How they voted: Meet the chief justice aspirants for 2019

Oct 03, 2019 - 1:38 PM

(UPDATED) The 4 applicants for chief justice include SC Associate Justices Diosdado Peralta, Estela Perlas Bernabe, Andres Reyes Jr, and Jose Reyes Jr

#CJSEARCH2019. (L-R) Supreme Court Associate Justices Diosdado Peralta, Estela Perlas-Bernabe, Andres Reyes Jr and Jose Reyes Jr apply for chief justice.

Premarital sex 'immoral,' says Justice Reyes

Oct 02, 2019 - 3:20 PM

(UPDATED) Associate Justice Estela Perlas Bernabe, for her part, says banning premarital sex would violate the Constitution

#CJSEARCH2019. Junior Supreme Court Justice Jose Reyes Jr applies for chief justice. Photo from JBC

WATCH: JBC interviews of Supreme Court chief justice applicants

Oct 02, 2019 - 9:12 AM

Watch the public interview of the applicants for the Philippines' next chief justice

SC rules against Manila gov't in expropriation case

Sep 02, 2019 - 10:14 PM

The SC says that while housing is 'one of the most serious social problems” that the Manila city government needs to address, LGUs don’t have 'unbridled authority' to exercise its power to solve this problem

COURT OF LAST RESORT. The Supreme Court in Padre Faure, Manila. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Federalism probe, Grab pricing, PH weather | Evening wRap

Aug 10, 2018 - 9:17 PM

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Jose Reyes Jr appointed Supreme Court justice

Aug 10, 2018 - 1:43 PM

The latest appointee of President Rodrigo Duterte to the high court is set to take his oath on Monday, August 13

CA justices, Marquez and former dean shortlisted for Supreme Court

Jun 25, 2018 - 12:54 PM

The post is for the replacement of Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco Jr

Supreme Court of the Philippines in PAdre Faura on June 19, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Midas Marquez, CA justices, Davao judge up for SC justice post

Jun 13, 2018 - 2:08 PM

Six applicants will undergo public interviews on June 14

Will Dimaampao be the 2nd Muslim SC justice?

Jul 07, 2017 - 5:26 PM

Dimaampao born in Marawi City is pushing for the organization of a sharia appellate court

INTEGRITY. Associate Justice Japar Dimaampao tells the JBC he can bring integrity to the High Court if he is chosen. Screengrab from PTV Livestream

Who's who: Candidates vying to replace SC justice Jose Mendoza

Jul 03, 2017 - 9:50 AM

The Judicial and Bar Council considers 13 candidates for the post to be vacated by retiring SC justice Jose Mendoza

CA justices, including a Bedan, make up shortlist for SC post

Jun 23, 2017 - 1:55 PM

The changes in the High Court come amid highly controversial issues awaiting decision

Supreme Court of the Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

JBC interviews: SC applicants' stance on current issues

Jun 20, 2017 - 8:30 AM

The nominees are vying to be President Rodrigo Duterte s 3rd appointee to the Supreme Court

SC CANDIDATES. The JBC starts interviews on Monday, June 18, for candidates vying for the post of SC justice Bienvenido Reyes, who will retire on July 6.

HIGHLIGHTS: JBC interviews candidates for SC associate justices

Jun 19, 2017 - 2:08 PM

The SC vacancy is for Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6 After Reyes Justice Jose Mendoza will retire on August 13

Who's who: Candidates vying to replace SC justice Bienvenido Reyes

Jun 19, 2017 - 8:27 AM

The JBC starts interviews on Monday June 19 for candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6

JBC starts interviews for next Duterte appointee to Supreme Court

Jun 16, 2017 - 8:53 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte will appoint two SC justices in the next few months

Supreme Court of teh Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila

15-year-old 'stray bullet' victim needs miracle, prayers – DOH

Jan 01, 2017 - 1:31 PM

UPDATED Doctors cannot remove the bullet lodged deep in the girl s head as it would be more damaging to her

STRAY BULLET. A victim of a stray bullet is wheeled in the Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Centre in Manila during the New Year revelry on Sunday, January 1, 2017. All photos by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Coalition asks DepEd to create mutual aid for teachers

Dec 23, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The Teacher s Dignity Coalition s call comes after a teacher in Malabon City died due to cardiac arrest on December 22 leaving a huge unsettled bill

Who's who: Candidates vying for SC justice post

Dec 03, 2016 - 7:58 AM

Know more about the candidates vying for the position of Supreme Court Associate Justice Jose Perez who is set to retire this month

SEARCH FOR NEXT SC JUSTICE. The JBC has released the shortlist of nominees for the post of SC Associate Justice Jose Perez. Photo by Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler

SC justice shortlist, Poe’s political ad, Clinton vs Sanders | 6PM wRap

Jan 18, 2016 - 6:36 PM

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FAST FACTS: Shortlisted candidates for Supreme Court vacancy

Jan 18, 2016 - 3:32 PM

Here s a quick profile of the 5 candidates being eyed to replace retired SC Associate Justice Martin Villarama Jr

Aquino classmate leads shortlist for SC vacancy

Jan 18, 2016 - 12:27 PM

The JBC gives the shortlist to the President who will appoint a replacement for retired Associate Justice Martin Villarama Jr

ON TO SC? Justice Secretary Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa is among the candidates for the High Court. Photo from Caguioa & Gatmaytan law office

FAST FACTS: Know candidates vying for SC justice post (Part 2)

Jan 09, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Here s a quick profile of the last 8 candidates vying to replace Supreme Court Associate Justice Martin Villarama Jr who will retire on January 16

Metro Manila hospitals ready for New Year's Eve – DOH

Dec 31, 2015 - 8:26 PM

The health department has found the three major hospitals – Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Center Philippine General Hospital and East Avenue Medical Center – prepared for cases of firework related injuries

NEW YEAR'S EVE ROUNDS. Health Secretary Janette Garin started her inspection at Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Center.

Trillanes invokes parliamentary immunity in Binay libel case

Sep 30, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Mayor Junjun Binay s counsel Claro Certeza says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV cannot invoke parliamentary immunity because his claims were made outside his functions as senator

AFFIDAVIT. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV files his rejoinder-affidavit in response to the libel case filed against him by suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

CA summons Trillanes over bribery allegations vs 2 justices

Aug 04, 2015 - 9:59 PM

The senator has alleged that CA justices Jose Reyes Jr and Francisco Acosta received P50M from Mayor Binay to issue resolutions in favor of the Makati mayor

SUMMONED. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV will have to explain before the Court of Appeals his bribery allegations against two magistrates. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler  Mark Cristino

CA to Trillanes: Explain bribery claims vs 2 justices

May 19, 2015 - 9:31 AM

The Court of Appeals gives Senator Trillanes 10 days to comment on the contempt petition filed against him by Makati Mayor Junjun Binay

RELIABLE SOURCES? Senator Antonio Trillanes IV links justices to bribery. File photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

Junjun Binay’s ties to Supreme Court justice

May 05, 2015 - 10:35 PM

It was Estela Perlas Bernabe ponente of the Ombudsman case who administered the oath of the Makati mayor

OATH-TAKING. Makati Mayor Junjun Binay takes his oath before Supreme Court Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe, a former Makati regional trial court judge. Screengrab from Rappler video.

CA to probe Trillanes' bribery claims vs justices

Apr 21, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The CA s ethics committee will investigate Senator Trillanes claims that two of its justices received bribes to issue orders favoring Makati Mayor Junjun Binay

NEW APPOINTMENT. President Benigno Aquino III chooses a new Court of Appeals Associate Justice. Photo from the Court of Appeals website

Appeals court employees hit Trillanes' bribery claims: Show proof

Apr 20, 2015 - 4:26 PM

Employees of the Court of Appeals say the senator should stop talking to the media and damaging the institution further and present proof to the Chief Justice

RELIABLE SOURCES? Senator Antonio Trillanes IV links justices to bribery. File photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

Binay camp wants SC to probe Trillanes bribery claim

Apr 15, 2015 - 4:34 PM

Makati Mayor Junjun Binay s lawyer reacts to the senator ss resolution asking the Senate to investigate his own allegations of corruption in the judiciary

BRIBERY CLAIMS? The Binay camp says it will welcome a probe by the High Court on the allegations made by Senator Sonny Trillanes.

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Apr 13, 2015 - 8:21 PM

Hillary Clinton runs for the US presidency Senator Trillanes says the Binays bribed two justices Manny Pacquiao has a new music video

CA justices hit Trillanes for 'baseless' bribery claims

Apr 13, 2015 - 6:34 PM

The Court of Appeals 6th division says the senator s baseless accusations are a form of harassment

BOUGHT JUSTICE? Senator Antonio Trillanes IV claims the Binay camp bribed two CA justices to rule in favor of Makati Mayor Junjun Binay.

Palace: Tan, Jardeleza 'qualified' for SC post

Mar 21, 2014 - 6:15 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda however says President Aquino will keep his distance from the SC nomination process until he gets the JBC shortlist

Ona: Let's stop abortion

Mar 07, 2014 - 9:24 AM

Health Secretary Enrique Ona renews the call to stop abortion as cases remain high in the country

STOP ABORTION. The Department of Health is against abortion. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Who are the 7 nominees for SC justice?

Nov 07, 2012 - 4:14 PM

President Aquino has until November 22 to name the next justice of the Supreme Court


JBC to interview 12 contenders for SC post

Oct 05, 2012 - 12:32 PM

Public interviews will be conducted on October 23 and 25