Roan Libarios - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Roan Libarios


Should we be worried about Con-Com's draft transitory provisions?

Jul 07, 2018 - 8:42 AM

The proposed charter creates a powerful Federal Transition Commission which, according to a Con-Com member, lacks safeguards against abuse

Ret. Associate Justice Antonio Nachura, Ret. Chief Justice Renato Puno and former senator Aquilino Pimentel Jr. leads the 22 member Constitutional Committee as they approve the draft Charter for the proposed PH federal gov’t at the PICC in Pasay City on July 3, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Con-Com member backtracks: Duterte can't seek re-election under new charter

Jul 06, 2018 - 10:47 PM

Julio Teehankee takes back his interpretation of the draft constitution after consulting fellow Consultative Committee members

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with foyer honors upon his arrival at the Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base (CJVAB), Pasay City for his attendance to the 71st founding anniversary of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) on July 3, 2018. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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


IBP defers decision on De Lima's disbarment cases

Aug 04, 2012 - 9:03 PM

The IBP will rule on the cases on Monday August 6 the same day that the Judicial and Bar Council will decide on a shortlist of candidates for the chief justice post


De Lima asks IBP to resolve disbarment cases

Jul 16, 2012 - 4:09 PM

De Lima files a motion for a quick resolution of the complaints against her


[EXCLUSIVE] Disbarment case vs De Lima? IBP never got complaints

Jul 02, 2012 - 12:10 AM

But the SC on its own can decide on the disbarment cases against De Lima


Drilon, Santiago turn down CJ nominations

Jun 28, 2012 - 2:59 PM

18 nominees have said no to the race for the highest position in the judiciary


Gibo declines nomination for chief justice post

Jun 19, 2012 - 6:14 PM

Based on a list provided by the JBC on June 19 there are now 45 nominees for the post of chief justice


Ex-DOE chief declines nomination to CJ post

Jun 16, 2012 - 9:54 PM

Lotilla says seniority in High Court should be respected

Ex-CA justice disqualified for CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 6:05 PM

The list of nominees and applicants to the post vacated by Chief Justice Renato Corona is now down to 26

PNoy's first appointee to the SC nominated for CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 5:01 PM

Corona has sought the inhibition of Sereno in a case involving his impeachment trial

IBP president: Corona should quit if...

May 22, 2012 - 8:50 PM

Roan Libarios said Corona will lose moral ascendancy if he does not face the prosecution on May 23

Palace: IBP should not be partisan in Corona impeachment

Dec 22, 2011 - 9:07 PM

Palace spokesman Edwin Lacierda said Thursday December 22 that it is improper for the head of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines IBP to accuse the Executive branch or the legislature of railroading the impeachment of Chief Justice Renato Corona