Rep. Niel Tupas - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Rep. Niel Tupas


De Lima once opposed move to relax JBC rules

Aug 10, 2012 - 8:48 AM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima once opposed a proposal to relax rules on disqualifying aspirants to the judiciary

How JBC's 5 votes can change the game

Aug 09, 2012 - 6:20 PM

A majority vote is enough to suspend the rules of the Judicial and Bar Council


JBC's baptism of fire and legal woes

Jul 24, 2012 - 8:26 AM

Changes and challenges beset the current Judicial and Bar Council which starts grilling Tuesday the nominees for chief justice


SC verdict doesn't fix JBC problem

Jul 20, 2012 - 4:08 PM

The Supreme Court rules that Congress should only have one representative in the Judicial and Bar Council but this doesn t address the council s inherent problems

STAY OR GO? Escudero may be removed or retained as a JBC member.

Tupas to question SC ruling on JBC composition

Jul 18, 2012 - 12:07 PM

Rep Niel Tupas Jr says the Supreme Court decision on the Judicial and Bar Council favors insiders in the judiciary and weakens the mechanism of check and balance in the body


JBC to interview CJ candidates starting July 24

Jul 04, 2012 - 7:38 PM

The public interviews will be aired live by media


SC to JBC: Explain 2 reps from Congress

Jul 03, 2012 - 6:30 PM

The JBC has to defend why it has two representatives from Congress Iloilo Rep Niel Tupas and Sen Francis Escudero