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Chief Justice Bersamin's philosophy: Restraint in favor of government

Nov 28, 2018 - 7:57 PM

Bersamin says of Duterte’s announced death squad against rebel communists: ‘I will trust the government to do its job if it believes there is a crime being committed’

Newly appointed Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin during preaa conference after he took an an oath as the new Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in Manila on November 28, 2018. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

No directions from us to amend Constitution – Palace

Aug 20, 2014 - 4:48 PM

The President s spokesman insists all moves in Congress pushing for charter change – including a forthcoming bill on term extensions – are not part of any orchestrated move from Malacañang

GOOD EXECUTIVE-LEGISLATIVE TIES. President Benigno Aquino III enjoys a good relationship with House and Senate leaders. File photo shows Aquino delivering his SONA on July 28, 2014. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau