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'Pro hac vice': Can SC oust Sereno without setting bad precedent?

May 10, 2018 - 6:28 PM

It's a doctrine that literally means 'for this moment' and will quell fears that the quo warranto can be abused in the future

QUO WARRANTO. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno makes a comeback to the Supreme Court on May 9, 2018, ending her indefinite leave two days before the SC votes on the quo warranto petition seeking to remove her. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Egypt court ruling threatens election timetable

Mar 01, 2015 - 6:03 PM

Egypt s constitutional court says sections of the law dividing the electoral districts are unconstitutional The administrative court will now decide whether to delay the polls

Myanmar won't change constitution before polls

Nov 18, 2014 - 9:08 PM

UPDATED Shwe Mann tells reporters it is impossible to change the charter at this time because too much administrative infrastructure would need to be altered

The road to a bully-free Philippines

Oct 08, 2013 - 8:00 AM

It s time we start to question the horrible outcomes of bullying

#CoronaTrial: Day 15

Feb 09, 2012 - 6:57 PM

Day 15: PSBank president back on witness stand and grilled by senator judges Pascual Garcia III stands firm in not disclosing info related to foreign currency deposits allegedly owned by Chief Justice Corona BPI Ayala branch manager testifies