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Ex-law dean files complaint vs Koko Pimentel for breaching quarantine

Apr 06, 2020 - 2:11 PM

Former University of Makati law dean Rico Quicho accuses the senator of 'blatantly' violating laws and putting Filipinos' lives in danger

PIMENTEL AND QUICHO. File photo of Senator Aquilino Pimentel III by Angie de Silva/Rappler. Image of Rico Quicho from Facebook.

Ex-law dean offers help in suing Pimentel for quarantine breach

Mar 26, 2020 - 4:16 PM

'May this also serve as a needed reminder that the rule of law is superior to the rule of any public official,' says lawyer Rico Quicho, whose offer to help is out of 'disbelief and frustration' over the DOJ's 'double standards'

DRAFTING COMPLAINT. Former Law Dean Rico Quicho offers help in filing a complaint against Senator Koko Pimentel for quarantine breach. Rappler photo

Palace, ex-colleagues send condolences to Corona family

Apr 29, 2016 - 11:56 AM

Lawyers Rico Quicho and Karen Jimeno members of former Chief Justice Renato Corona s defense team during his 2012 impeachment trial mourn the passing of the former chief justice

PASSED AWAY. The former chief justice succumbs to cardiac arrest on Friday, April 29, 2016. File photo by Senate pool

Binay camp to Inquirer: ‘See you in court, again’

Mar 15, 2016 - 5:14 PM

Senator Nancy Binay accuses the news daily of being part of a demolition job against her father

FIGHTING. The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay comes to his defense following a newspaper report alleging he used Makati projects to fund his 2010 vice presidential campaign. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Citizenship issues, Indonesians to Syria, Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Mar 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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BIR probe on UMak part of 'conspiracy' vs VP – Binay camp

Mar 14, 2016 - 4:30 PM

In the business community harassment is a term that is associated with the BIR says Rico Quicho campaign spokesperson of Vice President Jejomar Binay

PART OF THE CONSPIRACY. The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay says the Bureau of Internal Revenue's investigation is another attempt to derail his presidential bid. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Binay: No more gov’t underspending to raise village execs’ pay

Mar 03, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Supporters of Vice President Jejomar Binay believe he will win big in vote rich Bulacan the home province of his wife

BULACAN SORTIE. Vice President Jejomar Binay addresses supporters at the the San Rafael Municipal Gymnasium in San Rafael, Bulacan, on March 3, 2016. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Who are the people behind Team Jejomar Binay?

Mar 03, 2016 - 10:00 AM

For the dark horse of the 2010 elections it’s all about trust If Binay wants to win again in May he needs the people who know him best to help sell his name – and vision – to the masses

PARA SA KANILA, UNA SI BINAY. Most of the people behind the campaign team of Vice President Jejomar Binay are his longtime allies. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

UNA supports Pacquiao ‘110%’ on boxing match issue

Mar 02, 2016 - 10:54 AM

The opposition United Nationalist Alliance also says it does not expect to get undue advantage from its senatorial bet s match with Timothy Bradley Jr

FULL SUPPORT FOR THE SENATE BET. UNA is standing by Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao as he faces another controversy during the election season. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

OVP media chief resigns to campaign ‘full-time’ for Binay

Feb 08, 2016 - 8:55 PM

Joey Salgado is now the communications director of Vice President Jejomar Binay s presidential campaign team

COMMS DIRECTOR. Joey Salgado has been a long-time spokesperson for Vice President Jejomar Binay. File photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Binay's strategy of silence

Jan 13, 2016 - 11:15 AM

From ads sorties spokespersons to the candidate himself Binay stuck to a focused campaign message on poverty Can he continue to evade corruption allegations?

'DIRECT CAMPAIGNING.' Vice President Jejomar Binay shuns the national airwaves and opts for quiet retail campaigning. File OVP photo

Roxas on Binay: Corruption cases confusing him

Dec 09, 2015 - 9:30 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay accuses the administration of deliberately underspending so the funds could be used for the May 2016 elections

TIRADE EXCHANGE. LP standard-bearer Mar Roxas and UNA presidential bet Jejomar Binay trade barbs anew. Rappler file photos

AMLC reveals more names of alleged Binay 'dummies'

Dec 09, 2015 - 5:06 PM

In the forfeiture case filed by the Anti Money Laundering Council names of alleged dummies of the Vice President turn out to be related to each other

Trillanes to Binay: Explain money, not technicality

Dec 07, 2015 - 6:16 PM

Senator Trillanes says of the AMLC petition for civil forfeiture against Binay: Why do you have billions in the first place? Don t say you can t be sued

'FINDINGS AFFIRMED.' Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says the AMLC petition for civil forfeiture against Vice President Binay vindicates the Senate probe that has been suspended since August. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Binay camp: Trillanes is 'entitled to his delusions'

Oct 04, 2015 - 4:53 PM

Quicho says Trillanes should practice what he preaches adding that the senator continues to use taxpayers money for his household

Vice Presidential candidate Sonny Trillanes endorses Senator Grace Poe, his Presidential bet at Amoranto Coliseum in Quezon City. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Houseboy, drivers as consultants? Senate should 'investigate Trillanes'

Aug 24, 2015 - 6:15 PM

Senator Trillanes says the people identified by state auditors and named in a newspaper report are legitimate consultants who help in intelligence gathering

PUBLIC FUNDS FOR PERSONAL DEBTS? Lawyer Rico Quicho from the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay thinks the Senate should conduct an ethics investigation on Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Photos by Rappler

Binay camp to Trillanes: Explain ‘overpriced’ consultants

Aug 19, 2015 - 8:32 PM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV admits his brother is one of his hired consultants but denies giving his sibling an unusually high salary

WORD WAR. Lawyer Rico Quicho, spokesperson of Vice President Jejomar Binay, hits Senator Antonio Trillanes IV over his "overpriced" consultants. File photos by Rappler

Makati cake bid, Quicho vs Abaya, LeBron in Manila | 6PM wRap

Aug 10, 2015 - 6:46 PM

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Binay spokesperson to Abaya: Explain, apologize, resign

Aug 09, 2015 - 4:41 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay s spokesperson for political affairs Richo Quicho calls DOTC Secretary Emilio Abaya as the poster boy of the incompetent and insensitive Aquino government

Binay camp: Roxas gets 'undue advantage' from gov't machinery

Aug 02, 2015 - 8:27 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay s spokesman hits two Palace spokespersons – Secretary Edwin Lacierda and Undersecretary Abigail Valte – for allegedly serving as administration standard bearer Mar Roxas spokespersons too

'UNDUE ADVANTAGE?' Vice President Jejomar Binay's spokesman hits administration standard-bearer Mar Roxas and the Palace's two spokespersons. Photos of Lacierda and Valte from Facebook/Roxas file photo

VP's camp: Jamias' men roughed up Binay supporters in Makati

Jul 02, 2015 - 11:29 PM

Vice President Binay s spokesperson contradicts the Superintendent Elmer Jamias account of the June 29 scuffle outside Makati city hall

Makati Mayor Junjun Binay supporters try to break the police barricade protecting an officer from the DILG who posted the Suspension Order at the City Hall main Gate on Tuesday. Mayor Binay along with twelve other city officials was charge by the office of the Ombudsman in connection with the alleged anomalies in the bidding of the Makati Science High School building construction. Photo by JOEL LEPORADA

'Binay must be his own spokesman'

Jun 28, 2015 - 1:15 PM

The Vice President is pressed to deal with his biggest communications gaffe: his refusal to directly confront the corruption scandal tainting his candidacy

Critic: Binay 'earned' from Makati nursing school

May 05, 2015 - 3:45 PM

Lawyer Renato Bondal claims a private doctor acts as Vice President Binay s dummy earning from the College of Nursing of University of Makati

BINAY CRITICS. Lawyer Renato Bondal (rightmost) and former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado (2nd from left) return to the Senate with new allegations against Vice President Binay. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Aquino on Espina, Binay vs Poe, ‘royal baby’ | The wRap

Apr 17, 2015 - 8:13 PM

The president confirms Espina did resign Binay’s camp claims it’s not worried about Grace Poe The countdown for the ‘royal baby’ begins

Rappler Talk: Binay beyond accusations

Apr 17, 2015 - 12:14 PM

Rappler talks to Binay spokesman Rico Quicho about how the latest accusations against the Vice President is affecting his run for the presidency in 2016

Ombudsman OKs preliminary probe vs VP Binay and son

Mar 06, 2015 - 6:32 PM

The complaint stems from alleged irregularities in the construction of a Makati carpark building also the subject of a drawn out probe at the Senate

File photo by AFP

Remulla out, Corona lawyer in as Binay spokesman

Jan 06, 2015 - 4:33 PM

Lawyer Rico Quicho who was once part of impeached chief justice Renato Corona s defense team is now Vice President Jejomar Binay s spokesman for political concerns

VP'S MAN. Lawyer Rico Quicho is the newest addition to Vice President Jejomar Binay's team of spokesmen. Rappler photo

#CoronaTrial lawyers remember Cuevas

Feb 10, 2014 - 12:11 PM

Lawyers from both sides of the Corona impeachment trial honor the legal luminary who died Sunday

IN HIS ELEMENT. In this photo, lawyer Serafin Cuevas speaks during the cross-examination of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales (lower right) at the impeachment trial of former Chief Justice Renato Corona, 15 May 2012. File photo by Emil Sarmiento

Corona's defenders: Life goes on

May 28, 2013 - 10:28 PM

Defense lawyers of dismissed chief justice Renato Corona admit that the high profile trial boosted their careers

Defense: ex-CJ will decide our next move

May 29, 2012 - 8:58 PM

Lead defense counsel Serafin Cuevas says he was surprised about the overwhelming number of votes to convict but insists he would not have done anything differently

Defense: BIR, COA and LRA conspired vs CJ

May 16, 2012 - 3:09 PM

Defense counsel Rico Quicho accuses the Bureau of Internal Revenue Commission on Audit and Land Registration Authority as part of the government machinery working to impeach Chief Justice Renato Corona

Basa-Guidote keeps Corona trial in suspense

Mar 23, 2012 - 5:31 AM

Basa Guidote is the cliffhanger as the impeachment trial goes on break with unresolved questions on Corona s bank deposits

Corona’s SALN ‘errors’: Negligence or impeachable offense?

Mar 19, 2012 - 8:23 PM

Prosecutors and defense counsels clash on whether errors in the SALN constitute an impeachable offense

Impeachment court: We will not invite Sereno

Feb 28, 2012 - 7:25 AM

Prosecution is left with no choice but to invite Justice Sereno directly

Defense: BSP 'leak' has huge impact on evidence

Feb 20, 2012 - 8:58 PM

The defense says the leak of bank documents from a BSP led audit may make evidence pertaining to Corona s accounts inadmissible in court

Defense: What judge requests for subpoena?

Feb 14, 2012 - 10:27 PM

Lawyers of Chief Justice Renato Corona say the bias of some senator judges shows that the Senate overstepped its reach

Oops, Corona not on message

Feb 13, 2012 - 11:04 PM

Chief Justice Renato Corona calls his impeachment trial a fraud while his spokespersons say they respect the process

The defense's roller coaster day

Feb 08, 2012 - 11:09 PM

When their opportunity comes later in the trial the defense says they will be able to explain the Coronas millions

JUDD ROY III. The defense seeks relief from the High Court on Day 14..