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Jun 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM

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3 years post-Corona, lawmakers averse to release SALNs

May 29, 2015 - 2:51 PM

UPDATED Most House staff are unaware of a resolution that refers SALN requests to the offices of individual lawmakers

Aquino’s tirade vs SC seen to backfire

Jul 17, 2014 - 12:16 PM

This is the first time in Philippine history that a sitting President has publicly attacked a unanimous decision of the Supreme Court as legally wrong says an SC justice

Rappler Newscast | January 29, 2014

Jan 29, 2014 - 8:35 PM

Criminal charges set against Corona wife More police torture victims surface Obama vows to end inequality in SOTU

QUIZ: How well do you remember the #Coronatrial

Jan 16, 2014 - 1:23 AM

Do you still remember the highlights of the historic impeachment trial of former Supreme Court chief justice Renato Corona? Check and take this quiz

Is Corona entitled to retirement pay?

Dec 02, 2013 - 3:19 PM

The High Court is expected to tackle the issue in January 2014

Malacañang: Officials now more honest with SALNs

May 29, 2013 - 6:54 PM

A year after the impeachment Chief Justice Renato Corona the Palace admits there is still work to be done in reforming the judiciary

Former CJ Renato C. Corona

Corona, a free man

May 29, 2013 - 6:06 PM

Corona faces only one case tax evasion a year after he was dismissed as chief justice

ONE YEAR AFTER. Removed as chief justice in 2012, Corona remains in fighting form in 2013.

YEARENDER: 12 big business stories in 2012

Dec 31, 2012 - 5:51 PM

This list shows how the movers and shakers took advantage of opportunities and navigated the risks how political leaders showed grim determination and how intertwined the players in both business and politics are

Vitug Vlogs: Lessons learned from 2012

Dec 28, 2012 - 8:26 PM

Rappler’s editor at large Marites Vitug offers three to carry over to 2013

Corona impeached a year ago; where are solons' SALNS?

Dec 12, 2012 - 8:53 AM

It s exactly a year ago today December 12 when the House of Representatives impeached then Chief Justice Renato Corona But where are the SALNs of the lawmakers who prosecuted him?

SC asked: Don't let Senate enforce verdict on Corona

Jun 05, 2012 - 4:29 PM

Two lawyers claim the Senate and the House of Representatives committed grave abuse of discretion in proceeding with Corona s impeachment trial

Corona's lawyers knew of dollar accounts

Jun 01, 2012 - 8:00 AM

Defense lawyer Dennis Manalo admits too that he was pressured to put Renato Corona on the stand

DEFENSE IN RETROSPECT. Dennis Manalo joined Rappler for Talk Thursday where he shared what it was like to defend the former Chief Justice Renato Corona. May 30, 2012.

Victory for democracy prompts further challenges

May 31, 2012 - 6:03 PM

Corona s impeachment and conviction is a victory for democracy but it prompts further challenges particularly in the designation of the next chief of the judiciary

Former CJ Renato C. Corona

It's final: Corona won't appeal verdict

May 31, 2012 - 1:30 PM

He believes that this is a closed chapter of his life says defense counsel Tranquil Salvador III

DEFYING DOCTORS. Chief Justice Renato Corona returned to the Senate Friday, defying doctors' orders. File photo by Joseph Vidal/PRIB/Senate Pool

The impeachment aftermath

May 31, 2012 - 12:05 PM

This case against Corona has taught us that the norms we value can be subtly altered when we allow ourselves to be governed by people who behave in ways we deem unacceptable in the first place

How the online community reacted to Corona's conviction

May 30, 2012 - 6:36 PM

Netizens once again reacted with varying degrees of humor to what had been dubbed as the Coronavela

Decrowned: The fall of Renato Corona

May 30, 2012 - 6:34 AM

Ironically the last time Corona was involved in any way in an impeachment trial he was at the other side of the fence he was part of the emerging power bloc


The myth of the moral man

May 29, 2012 - 12:38 PM

Corona has no right to say he should be treated like an ordinary man under ordinary rules of law Ordinary men cannot betray the public trust because they do not hold the public trust

Photo by Raymund Amonoy

Law students' verdicts on Corona trial

May 28, 2012 - 9:13 PM

Law students want CJ Renato Corona should be convicted but even as aspiring lawyers they concede the impeachment trial is more about trust of a public officer than the law

Anna Bueno, law student at Ateneo

CONVERSATIONS: Does the #CoronaTrial matter to you?

May 28, 2012 - 5:30 PM

Does the CoronaTrial matter to you? How would the decision to acquit or convict affect you?

CJ should 'not get less in law than anybody else'

May 28, 2012 - 4:48 PM

Corona s defense lawyers present a closing argument that relies heavily on the law

SC retirement budget: Did Morales really ask for an increase?

May 28, 2012 - 4:40 PM

CJ Corona says Ombudsman Morales is getting back at him because she didn t take it well when he refused to double the budget for her retirement rites

Corona's dollar trades in 1960s were 'illegal'

May 28, 2012 - 2:12 PM

When Chief Justice Renato Corona bought and sold dollars in the 1960 s outside of the banking system he was engaged in the black market which was illegal according to former Monetary Board members Vicente Valdepeñas and Dante Canlas

Cristina Corona reconciles with Basa relatives

May 25, 2012 - 3:59 PM

It was Cristina Corona who approached the Basas Her daughter Carla followed resulting in a dramatic family reconciliation

#CoronaTrial: Day 42 LIVE BLOG

May 25, 2012 - 2:04 PM

Highlights of Day 42 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Rappler Newscast | May 23, 2012

May 23, 2012 - 8:49 PM

Renato Corona is a no show on day 41 A Basa daughter says Corona used his influence to win his wife’s libel cases And Dean Tony La Viña says Corona fails to live up to the rigor of truth

#CoronaTrial: Day 41 LIVE BLOG

May 23, 2012 - 1:54 PM

Highlights of Day 41 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Making financial sense of Corona's wealth

May 22, 2012 - 1:16 PM

The Corona trial has resulted in another round of review of banking practices among local players similar to what happened during the Estrada impeachment

A Guide: The charges vs Corona

May 22, 2012 - 10:52 AM

The prosecution considers Article 2 of the impeachment complaint as its strongest case against the Chief Justice

CONVERSATIONS: What would you #AskCorona?

May 21, 2012 - 5:12 PM

If you were a a member of the prosecution panel what would you ask Chief Justice Renato Corona when he takes the witness stand on Tuesday?

Corona a 'virtual sitting duck' in his own trial

May 19, 2012 - 4:58 PM

The defense however has dismissed data against the Chief Justice as grossly exaggerated

3 takeaways from the impeachment trial

May 17, 2012 - 10:13 AM

Government is supposed to be a sunny place where shady characters have no space

#CoronaTrial: Day 39 LIVE BLOG

May 16, 2012 - 1:22 PM

Here are the highlights of Day 39 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

#CoronaTrial: Day 38 LIVE BLOG

May 15, 2012 - 1:22 PM

Here are the highlights from Day 38 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Sotto doubts defense promise to disclose Corona dollars

May 14, 2012 - 1:07 PM

He says it has to come from Corona himself

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Ombudsman makes history

May 13, 2012 - 10:16 AM

When she testifies I expect Morales to be her usual self: straightforward unflappable and undaunted

It’s complicated: Ateneo students and the Corona trial

May 13, 2012 - 10:00 AM

The Ateneo s Sanggunian is asking the Chief Justice to take a leave of absence as the justice being espoused by his Supreme Court might be compromised by the developments of the proceedings against him

Corona makes changes in 2011 SALN - lawyer

May 04, 2012 - 7:25 PM

The Chief Justice made clarifications in his latest assets statement by putting the acquisition cost of his declared properties says one of his lawyers

Defense: Corona handled Ombudsman order on his own

Apr 29, 2012 - 2:16 PM

The lawyers of Chief Justice Renato Corona were not notified of the order but said they expected the letter which they dismiss as black propaganda

PSBank says Corona trial has no impact on profit

Apr 27, 2012 - 7:30 PM

Despite the Corona trial business at PSBank is not just running as usual but better than usual

Corona and the Facebook 'bikini' issue

Apr 13, 2012 - 8:42 AM

Chief Justice Renato Corona warns of weakening democracy claims harassment

Corona tells graduates he's fighting for 'democracy'

Mar 27, 2012 - 3:04 PM

The Chief Justice called on the graduates of the Philippine Law School to join his fight vs people who want a compliant and malleable judiciary

Pulse Asia pollster sees Corona acquittal

Mar 24, 2012 - 11:00 AM

Survey results highlight the weakness of the prosecution too After resting their case they convinced only a small number of those undecided about Corona s guilt

SURVEY SAYS. Prof. Ronald Holmes of Pulse Asia talked about the results of the survey on Rappler's Talk Thursday. March 22, 2012.

#CoronaTrial: Day 29 with video highlights

Mar 14, 2012 - 1:52 PM

Highlights of Day 29 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Can Corona use hefty allowances for personal use?

Mar 13, 2012 - 3:13 PM

The answer is yes and no

It's Day 1 for Corona's defense

Mar 11, 2012 - 9:37 PM

The impeachment court will decide which evidence vs Corona it will accept

Defense shrugs off Sister Flory Basa's claims

Mar 09, 2012 - 3:01 AM

Karen Jimeno says Sister Flory and the Basas allegations against the Chief Justice do not relate to the trial at hand

WE'RE FAMILY. Sister Flory Basa said despite the dispute over property, she still treats Cristina Corona as family. Photo grab from ABS-CBN

#CoronaTrial Day 26 with video highlights

Feb 29, 2012 - 1:50 PM

Highlights of Day 26 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

REPLAY: Day 25 (click here for other clips)

Feb 28, 2012 - 6:00 PM

Corona Trial on day 25