Pacifico Agabin - updates

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PH lawyers revive decade-old group to protest Duterte policies

Sep 23, 2019 - 8:15 PM

'Not since the dark years of Martial Law have our civil liberties and fundamental rights been threatened and blatantly violated with such brazen impunity,' says the group Concerned Lawyers for Civil Liberties

REVIVAL. The Concerned Lawyers for Civil Liberties (CLCL), first formed in 2006, is revived to protest the "repressive" policies of the Duterte government. Photo by Rappler

Agabin, Hilbay join Trillanes legal team

Sep 13, 2018 - 9:23 AM

Rey Robles remains as lead counsel, with his firm’s managing partner Joselito Chan also joining the team

LEGAL TEAM. Former UP Law dean Pacifico Agabin, former solicitor general Florin Hilbay, Joselito Chan, and Rey Robles will represent Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.

Lawyers, law students launch group to call for end to EJKs

Nov 02, 2017 - 12:49 PM

Responding to lawyer Harry Roque's statement that he will throw hollow blocks at critics, convenor Tony La Viña says 'magtatapon kami ng pan de sal'

Photo by Angie De Silva

‘Vice President does not enjoy immunity’

Jun 05, 2015 - 8:00 AM

If sued for plunder Jejomar Binay will make history as the first vice president to be hauled to court

Binay’s fate lies with the Ombudsman

Dec 20, 2014 - 10:45 AM

How Conchita Carpio Morales acts will test whether the vice president is immune from suit

Transmitting PH-US military pact to Senate discussed at SC

Nov 18, 2014 - 11:00 PM

Supreme Court Justice Marvic Leonen says having the EDCA ratified by the Senate will satisfy a constitutional requirement but some petitioners are after correcting provisions that are lopsided toward the Americans

ANTI-EDCA PETITIONERS: Former Senator Rene Saguisag and former UP College of Law Dean Pacifico Agabin

Aquino's big rice-bowl moment

Nov 05, 2013 - 4:55 PM

There are other levers President Aquino can use to have his reform bills passed

Ombudsman can share findings with Corona prosecutors - experts

Apr 30, 2012 - 6:13 PM

Legal experts say the Ombudsman can investigate the Chief Justice but he disagrees