Sereno court - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Sereno court


Not good for Grace Poe

Apr 11, 2016 - 11:45 AM

The Supreme Court s minute resolution on the Poe case in effect keeps the door open to a legitimate contest – after the election

It's a close Supreme Court vote on Poe cases

Jan 18, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Will Grace Poe be eligible to run for president? The decision rests not on merits alone but on the justices’ personal interests external pressures and dynamics of elections

CLOSE VOTE. In this file photo, Senator Grace Poe is at the Supreme Court for a Senate Electoral Tribunal hearing on September 11, 2015. Photo by Rappler

#AnimatED: Bersamin vs Leonen

Aug 31, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Supreme Court justices shouldn’t use secrecy as a cover for wrongdoing

Philippines pushes to clear massive court backlog

Oct 16, 2014 - 7:11 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says she would hire more trial court judges resolve cases in days when possible and press authorities to enforce court rulings

#AnimatED: A dreadful scenario

Aug 25, 2014 - 7:00 AM

If a government that initially helped cleanse the Supreme Court has apparently lost faith in it and seems prepared to do mortal combat with it where are we headed?

SC on House probe: Spare us while we review DAP ruling

Aug 14, 2014 - 7:13 PM

The Chief Justice says arguments aired by critics of the Judiciary Development Fund bear similarities with the points to be deliberated upon by the court in pending motions on the Palace s spending program

Sereno: House probe on judiciary fund premature

Aug 05, 2014 - 11:35 AM

The House does not seem to be fully cognizant of the kind of healthy relationship that should exist between the two branches of government says the Chief Justice

The good king

Jul 28, 2014 - 1:00 PM

In the world imagined by Benigno Aquino III checks and balances are unnecessary for as long as a good man stands at the helm

Rappler reporter Paticia Evangelista at the Tacloban City Astrodome in November 2013 after the onslaught of typhoon Haiyan. Photo by Carlo Gabuco

Lawyer mulls contempt charges against Aquino

Jul 25, 2014 - 12:18 PM

Lawyer Harry Roque says President Aquino enjoys immunity from suit but he must be reminded of the Constitution and the limits of Executive power

DEEPER TIES. President Benigno Aquino III says his one-day Japan trip will further deepen bilateral ties with the Philippines' top trading partner and ODA source. Malacañang file photo