RALPH VILLANUEVA

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House summons Times reporter, Supreme Court justices LARRY Gadon, the lawyer who is seeking to impeach Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno, has admitted he did not have personal knowledge on the complaints he had filed before the House of Representatives. During the hearing of the House Committee on Justice to…

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CHIEF Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno has authorized 11 lawyers to represent her in the continuation of the House justice committee’s hearing on her impeachment complaint today. In a letter to the House committee on Tuesday, Sereno’s camp said her lawyers should be allowed to speak and cross-examine the complainant even…

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THE HOUSE of Representatives approved on Monday House Bill 6452 or the Comprehensive Mental Health Act on third reading. All 223 congressmen present voted for the measure that aims to ensure a community of healthy Filipinos by giving them access to an integrated, organized and efficient mental health care system.…

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A FORMER lawmaker is facing graft  charges before the Sandiganbayan for the alleged misuse of his Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) or pork barrel estimated at P36.9 million from 2007 to 2008. Eight cases of graft, four for malversation of public funds and property, and four for malversation through falsification…

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THE HOUSE Committee on Appropriations has approved the funding provision of a substitute bill strengthening the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. (PCIC) and improving its capability to give farmers additional government support for agricultural production. The bill amends Section 2 of Republic Act 8175, or the Revised Charter of the Philippine…

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Ex-dancer and blogger Esther Margaux “Mocha” Uson, now Palace communications assistant secretary, and Palace spokesman Harry Roque will be drafted to the senatorial slate of the ruling PDP-Laban party in the 2019 mid-term elections. House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, the party secretary general, made the announcement as he led the mass…

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AN OPPOSITION lawmaker on Friday said Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno does not need to appear at the resumption of hearings by the House Committee on Justice of the impeachment complaint filed against her by lawyer Larry Gadon. The committee has sent an invitation to Sereno to personally appear before…

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THE House Committee on Metro Manila Development has approved a substitute bill that seeks to make the Metropolitan Manila Council more effective in formulating policies, regulations, rules and laws for Metro Manila. The bill will harmonize the rules that will govern the entire Metro Manila to improve the delivery of…

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MEMBERS of a leftist party-list group on Tuesday said they will file a resolution in the House of Representatives next week seeking an investigation of the deployment by the Philippine National Police (PNP) of a “sonic weapon” during a rally on Monday protesting the visit of US President Donald Trump.…

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