Morales impeachment - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Morales impeachment


[OPINION | Newspoint] Duterte vs Morales: Power vs justice

Feb 10, 2018 - 11:00 AM

The core issue is hidden, possibly ill-gotten, wealth. It began hounding Duterte during the electoral campaign. During his presidency it has been overshadowed by other, graver, issues he can’t seem to stop provoking.

Duterte's word war with women

Dec 19, 2017 - 9:00 AM

How Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales have stood up to the President

WOMEN AND DUTERTE. President Rodrigo Duterte's tough-talking persona meets a match in equally tough-talking women such as the Chief Justice and the Ombudsman.

VACC submits Morales impeach complaint, but without an endorsement

Dec 13, 2017 - 5:28 PM

The VACC has been wanting to file the impeachment complaint since May

NO ENDORSEMENT YET. VACC counsel Jing Paras, surrounded by other complainants including families of some of the slain 44, explains to reporters the required endorsement to their complaint can follow anytime. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Sereno impeachment complaint, Peace Process canceled, Roque on human rights | Evening wRap

Nov 22, 2017 - 7:44 PM

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Morales vows action on cases by 2018 'unless impeached or convicted'

Nov 22, 2017 - 2:10 PM

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales refuses to comment on accusations that their investigation into President Rodrigo Duterte's bank records is illegal

TONED DOWN. A more reserved and toned down Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales grants a chance interview to media on November 22, 2017 amid threats of impeachment. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Suarez to back impeachment complaint vs Ombudsman

May 10, 2017 - 3:07 PM

But two minority lawmakers – Representatives Lito Atienza and John Bertiz – say Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has been doing a good job

IMPEACHMENT SEASON. ACTS-OFW Representative John Bertiz, Minority Leader Danilo Suarez, and Buhay Representative Lito Atienza hold a press conference on May 10. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Alvarez admits House will struggle if faced with 3 impeachment complaints

May 09, 2017 - 5:04 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says he is still studying whether or not to push through with his plan to have Vice President Leni Robredo impeached

TOO MUCH? Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez laments it will be difficult for the House to review 3 impeachment complaints at the same time. Photo by Mara Cepeda

VACC to file impeachment complaint vs Ombudsman when Alvarez returns

May 07, 2017 - 10:10 PM

VACC lawyer Ferdinand Topacio clarifies Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is not behind the complaint and is merely one of the lawmakers they are seeking an endorsement from

READY. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says she is ready to meet 'head-on' the complaints against her. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Copy of Ombudsman's report on CJ Corona

May 20, 2012 - 11:46 AM

The total unexplained wealth of Chief Justice Renato Corona is about P677 million according to the report of the special panel of investigators created by Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales

The Gamechanger: Implications of the Ombudsman's testimony

May 15, 2012 - 10:29 PM

It’s not yet “game over” but certainly the game has changed The bar the Chief Justice must hurdle to be acquitted is much higher now than before Carpio Morales testified

#CoronaTrial: Day 37 LIVE BLOG

May 14, 2012 - 2:05 PM

Here are the highlights from Day 37 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Corona gamble: 'Legal suicide' or ploy?

May 11, 2012 - 8:14 AM

The defense could use the Ombudsman s testimony in seeking another TRO from the Supreme Court says lawyer

Corona vs Ombudsman: What's at stake?

May 10, 2012 - 11:39 AM

It is likely that the Corona camp will question the impartiality of the Ombudsman and the credibility of her investigation