Jovito Salonga

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Name: Jovito Salonga
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago recovering from cancer; may run for President in 2016

Like and/or Share This Article: [embedded content]MANILA, Philippines- A month after Senator Miriam Defensor- Santiago announced she was battling stage 4 lung cancer, the feisty Senator said she is recovering and may run in the next Presidential ... [Published Kicker Daily News - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Arroyo wants acquittal from plunder, cites 'good faith'

The former president says the prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that she conspired with officials to personally gain from charity fundsDEMURRER. Former President and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo asks court to dismiss ... [Published Rappler - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

UP law prof named solicitor general

MANILA, Philippines - President Aquino has appointed University of the Philippines law professor and 2000 Bar topnotcher Florin Hilbay as solicitor general in place of Francis Jardeleza, who was named associate justice of the Supreme Court (SC) last ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

‘I learned from the best’– Binay

Share this:As a junior lawyer with the Free Legal Assistance Group (FLAG) that represented the late Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. during his court martial hearings, his only role was to carry the books and legal documents of Lorenzo Tañada, Jovito ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

PNoy’s uncles supporting Binay in 2016 – Butz Aquino

Share this:After President Aquino’s sisters, come his uncles who now expressed their support for the 2016 presidential bid of Vice President Jejomar C. Binay.The uncles’ support for Binay was declared yesterday by former Sen. Agapito “Butz” Aquino at ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Photographs and memories by Ed Santiago, photojournalist

“I should start seriously organizing these files,” veteran photojournalist Edgardo “Ed” Santiago said. “I’m 79; there are many things I wouldn’t remember if not for my pictures. I consult them; they talk to me.”The first day in Ninoy Aquino’s trial by ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

August 21, 2014 Ninoy Aquino Day Declared as a Special Non-Working Holiday

The Filipino people nationwide will be celebrating the 31st death anniversary of the late Senatro Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr., this Thursday, August 21, 2014. The National government declared August 21, as a Special Non-Working Holiday, in accordance with ... [Published Philippine News - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

8 tragic events that happened during 'Ghost Month'

MANILA – Do you believe in the "Ghost Month"?There is a Chinese belief that one should watch out for bad luck during August, the so-called "ghost month." Based on the 2014 Chinese lunar calendar, "ghost month" this year began July 27 and will end on August ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Aquino damaged, prostituted our democratic institutions

July 29, 2014 11:34 pmby RIGOBERTO D. TIGLAOStrip Benigno S. Aquino 3rd of his daang-matuwid rhetoric, and he emerges as the worst president, along with the dictator Marcos. Both captured or tried to capture our democratic institutions. Both had rhetorical ... [Published Manila Times - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Doesn’t make sense

To be fair, P-Noy never offered it as a serious proposition, he merely hinted at it. That is for people to wear yellow to signify their continuing trust in his leadership. But you never know, some people might think it a bright idea to people-power the ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Vacuum

The President, of course, didn’t specifically mention him. But he gave the broadest hints of who he was. Or at least the latter’s loyal followers, or hangers-on, in Malacañang, gave the world to think so. “He,” of course, is Mar Roxas.He is P-Noy’s chosen, ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 29 2014]

Quotes

Former Senator Jovito Salonga, who filed the bill in Senate, said current laws at the time "were clearly inadequate to cope with the magnitude of the corruption and thievery committed during the marcos years."

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UP law prof named solicitor general [Published Philippine Star - Aug 27 2014]
Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago recovering from c... [Published Kicker Daily News - Aug 27 2014]
Bar topnotcher Hilbay named acting solicitor ge... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
Arroyo wants acquittal from plunder, cites 'goo... [Published Rappler - Aug 27 2014]
Aquino names new Solicitor General [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
‘I learned from the best’– Binay [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 25 2014]
PNoy’s uncles supporting Binay in 2016 – Butz A... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 21 2014]
Why wasn’t he at the Plaza? [Published Manila Standard Today - Aug 21 2014]
Photographs and memories by Ed Santiago, photoj... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 20 2014]
August 21, 2014 Ninoy Aquino Day Declared as a ... [Published Philippine News - Aug 14 2014]
8 tragic events that happened during 'Ghost Month' [Published ABS-CBN News - Aug 03 2014]
Aquino damaged, prostituted our democratic inst... [Published Manila Times - Jul 29 2014]
Doesn’t make sense [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 20 2014]
Vacuum [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 29 2014]
JFK, diarrhea, and history [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 23 2014]
Rules [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 06 2014]
PDAF’s defeat won’t mitigate corruption, says U... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nov 20 2013]
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