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Duterte fuels hope as PH, China mark 41 years of ties

Jun 09, 2016 - 9:20 PM

The Philippines and China mark the 41st anniversary of diplomatic relations now at their lowest point in history because of the dispute over the West Philippine Sea

BOLSTERING TIES. Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua (right) becomes one of the first visitors of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte after the Davao City mayor won a landslide victory in the May 9 elections. Photo by AFP/Pool

Poe loses patience over Tatad's deportation case vs husband

Apr 27, 2016 - 9:05 PM

Bigyan na ninyo ng pansin baka ‘yon na lang ang hinahanap niya says presidential bet Grace Poe of former senator Francisco Tatad

NATURAL-BORN. Presidential bet Grace Poe maintains her husband Neil Llamanzares is a natural-born Filipino citizen, amid an immigration case filed against him.

Despite final ruling, Tatad again appeals SC ruling on Poe

Apr 11, 2016 - 7:48 PM

The camp of presidential bet Grace Poe dismisses the second appeal and says the High Court has spoken on the issue twice

Photo by Yaj Selarom

Sereno to dissenters on Poe: 'We are 7, you are 5'

Apr 09, 2016 - 3:12 PM

Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio however maintains that Grace Poe s citizenship remains hanging and unsettled

Grace Poe's accusers to SC: Take 2nd hard look at facts

Mar 18, 2016 - 2:37 PM

The private respondents call the Supreme Court s decision declaring Grace Poe qualified to run for the presidency a 47 page perversion of the Constitution

Cite ex-CJ Panganiban in contempt, Tatad asks SC

Feb 29, 2016 - 6:12 PM

Former senator Francisco Tatad says Panganiban s newspaper column was intended to put undue pressure on the Honorable Court to rule in favor of presidential bet Grace Poe

File photo by SC PIO

SC asked to cite CHR in contempt for interfering in Grace Poe's case

Feb 26, 2016 - 6:52 PM

Petitioner Francisco Tatad says the Commission on Human Rights cannot just file a memorandum in support of the presidential candidate without being ordered by the court

CONTEMPT. File photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

All memos in: SC to decide soon on Grace Poe case

Feb 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Rappler rounds up the main points in the memorandums filed by the parties involved in the disqualification case against presidential candidate Grace Poe

AFTER ORAL ARGUMENTS. All parties in the disqualification case against presidential candidate Grace Poe now await the Supreme Court decision. File photos by Rappler

Tatad to SC: Reprimand Grace Poe for trying to 'sway' justices in new ad

Jan 18, 2016 - 3:03 PM

The ad features ordinary people discussing Poe s disqualification cases and how they are similar to the case that her father won before the Supreme Court in 2004

Tatad to SC, police salary increase, US gun control | 12PM wRap

Jan 05, 2016 - 12:29 PM

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Ex-senator Tatad to SC: Lift TRO on Poe's disqualification

Jan 04, 2016 - 5:43 PM

Ex senator Francisco Tatad says Senator Grace Poe did not provide convincing evidence that the Comelec erred in ordering the cancellation of her candidacy

PENDING CASE. Former senator Francisco Tatad asks the Supreme Court to lift its order stopping the poll body from disqualifying presidential aspirant Senator Grace Poe. Photo by Czeasar Dancel

SC on Poe’s DQ, PH volcanoes, Honor Thy Father | 6PM wRap

Dec 28, 2015 - 6:00 PM

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EXPLAINER: 3 curious points in Comelec 1st division’s ruling vs Grace Poe

Dec 17, 2015 - 9:24 PM

In its decision to cancel Grace Poe s candidacy the Comelec First Division invokes a portion of a dissenting opinion in a Supreme Court ruling erroneously representing it as jurisprudence

'LET PEOPLE DECIDE.' Presidential aspirant Senator Grace Poe appeals the decision of the Comelec First Division to bar her from running for president. File photo by Dax Simbol/Rappler

EXPLAINER: Comelec should have dismissed Tatad’s case vs Grace Poe

Dec 16, 2015 - 7:25 PM

The former senator did not seek the cancellation of Grace Poe s certificate of candidacy but for her disqualification The Comelec does not have jurisdiction over this issue

PETITION. Former Senator Francisco 'Kit' Tatad files a 218-page disqualification complaint against presidential polls front runner Grace Poe before the Commission on Elections on Monday, October 19. File photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Cancellation of Poe's candidacy: 'Comelec execs can't be dictated to'

Dec 02, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Lawyer Manuelito Luna believes Comelec commissioners are independent minded and will decide fairly on Poe s cases

EXPECTED DECISION? Senator Grace Poe says her camp expected the decision of a Commission on Elections division that ruled in favor of her accuser, Estrella Elamparo. File photo by Edwin Espejo/Rappler

Grace Poe's residency in PH: When do we start counting?

Nov 26, 2015 - 10:46 AM

The senator believes her period of residence in the Philippines up to the day before elections is 10 years and 11 months but her critics say she still lacks months to meet the residency requirement for presidential candidates

Poe not qualified? Let her run first, lawyer tells Comelec

Nov 25, 2015 - 4:27 PM

Grace Poe s lawyer George Garcia says the senator didn t intend to lie about her natural born status

Ex-senator Tatad files disqualification case vs Poe

Oct 19, 2015 - 12:18 PM

The camp of Poe dismisses the case as dirty tactics aimed to derail her presidential bid

PETITION. Former Senator Francisco 'Kit' Tatad files a 218-page disqualification complaint against presidential polls front runner Grace Poe before the Commission on Elections on Monday, October 19. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

PODCAST: 'Grace Poe thought she could get away' – David

Aug 23, 2015 - 10:30 AM

David says he has been raising qualification issues against Poe but nobody seems to be listening or paying attention

'Aquino quit' group: We have no leader, financier

Feb 27, 2015 - 3:38 PM

The National Transformation Council denies it is plotting a coup and says it s looking for a David to replace President Benigno Aquino III

ARROYO-LINKED. Norberto Gonzales (left) and Renato Corona (right), who both served under the Arroyo administration, belong to the National Transformation Council. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II

Tatad's Holocaust

Jul 21, 2013 - 3:45 PM

Francisco Tatad may be willing to declare war on the world by calling the Reproductive Health law genocide but the law will continue to demonstrate that this is a battle for human rights

Tatad, Drilon tiff over trial

Jan 20, 2012 - 6:07 PM

Ex Sen Tatad: we are friends

TIFF? Francisco Tatad supposedly gets into a quarrel with Franklin Drilon over the trial.F