Justice Lourdes Sereno - updates

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Sereno to attend Supreme Court oral arguments on quo warranto

Apr 04, 2018 - 10:41 PM

The Chief Justice confirms she will attend the oral arguments set April 10 in Baguio City

COMMITMENT. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno addresses the court workers during the national convention of legal researchers in Bacolod City on Wednesday, April 4. Photo by Marchel Espina/Rappler

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Sep 14, 2017 - 11:08 AM

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 Labisindaw Belo looks after her grandchid inside Al-Qayriya Madrasa, an evacuation center in Balo-i, Lanao del Norte. the parents of the child had to 60 days after the Marawi siege started, the Internally Displaced are still not sure if they have a home to return to. Government forces are still fighting the IS-linked Maute group in Marawi city. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

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SC: Verdict on Marcos burial on hold until November 8

Oct 18, 2016 - 12:27 PM

UPDATED This is the second time the High Court has extended the status quo ante order on a hero s burial for the dictator

EN BANC. The Supreme Court during its oral arguments on the burial of the late President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani on August 31, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

'Rule of law must prevail as ASEAN integrates'

Mar 03, 2015 - 8:57 PM

Chief justices from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations discuss pressing judicial issues across Southeast Asia

Ex-Energy Secretary nominated for SC justice

Sep 17, 2012 - 4:59 PM

Only 4 have officially joined the race as of September 17


'Friendly' CJ doesn't mean higher budget for SC - Palace

Sep 06, 2012 - 6:55 PM

Having a friendly chief justice does not guarantee that the Supreme Court s proposed budget increase will be approved without a hitch

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Arroyo to Sereno: Inhibit from my case

Sep 06, 2012 - 3:00 PM

Arroyo accuses Sereno of toeing the Aquino government s line

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JBC to probe leaked results of psych test

Sep 03, 2012 - 3:53 PM

The JBC declines the request of Justice Arturo Brion for a copy of the results of his own psychological test


Sereno: DBM will help us

Sep 03, 2012 - 11:19 AM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says there is no doubt the DBM will help the SC this time


Sereno: Dialogue key to judicial reform

Aug 29, 2012 - 5:31 PM

IBP president Roan Libarios calls on the Chief Justice to reach out to other justices


Sereno reorganizes Court divisions

Aug 28, 2012 - 8:40 PM

It s business as usual for Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno


SC must return to 'dignified days of silence' - Sereno

Aug 28, 2012 - 12:40 PM

If the Supreme Court is to return to its golden days then the Chief Justice must respectfully decline all these well meaning requests for interview

Sereno meets with justices today

Aug 28, 2012 - 7:02 AM

Reforms cannot be dependent on the personalities of chief justices It is an institutional commitment it must be locked in place says Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno


Sereno: I will be independent

Aug 24, 2012 - 10:18 PM

Newly appointed Chief Justice Ma Lourdes Sereno says she will keep her oath of office faithfully until her term ends

Next 3 presidents will have Sereno as CJ

Aug 24, 2012 - 8:01 PM

UPDATED President Aquino can name 3 more justices before he steps down in 2016

Justice Lourdes Sereno: defying tradition

Jul 27, 2012 - 8:08 AM

SC Justice Lourdes Sereno has voted in favor of the Aquino administration on key political cases


Justice Roberto Abad and the ties that bind

Jul 25, 2012 - 9:40 AM

When asked in 2008 if he will inhibit in cases involving Estelito Mendoza a former colleague Abad said he didn t see any reason for him to do so

SC junks complaint against Carpio, Sereno

Jun 19, 2012 - 12:51 AM

Contenders for chief justice who have pending administrative and criminal cases could be disqualified from running for the post

NO MERIT. The SC said the complaint against Carpio and Sereno is weak.

'Dear Justice Sereno, please testify March 1'

Feb 28, 2012 - 1:52 PM

Prosecution says Sereno testimony will strengthen their case

Secrecy in the Supreme Court: good or bad?

Feb 23, 2012 - 7:48 PM

Some lawyers say it could weaken the institution; others argue it s hypocritical

JUSTICE SERENO: Was it right of her to disclose all?

The Arroyo TRO: What happened behind the scenes

Feb 22, 2012 - 6:12 PM

The Supreme Court s issuance of a TRO that favored former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo shows a divided Court

Dissenting justices: Judicial privilege has limits

Feb 18, 2012 - 12:41 PM

Justice Sereno: Confidentiality must not supersede the need to exact accountability from public officials


Don't testify in trial, SC tells justices

Feb 17, 2012 - 7:02 AM

Verdict says justices employees are bound to observe privileged communication

SC justices hold crucial session

Feb 09, 2012 - 8:39 AM

Will they grant their own Chief s petition to stop the release of his bank documents and halt his ongoing trial?

WILL THE TRIAL PROCEED? The Supreme Court will decide on the petitions filed by Chief Justice Renato Corona. Photo taken last November 2011.

Corona says 'rivalry' with Carpio is common knowledge

Feb 08, 2012 - 7:17 PM

The Chief Justice asks for the inhibition of Carpio and Sereno from cases involving him