Quantcast
Home » senator-judges You are browsing entries tagged with “senator-judges”

Lessons from Corona’s conviction

Lest we repeat this sordid saga in our history, it behooves us as a nation to learn valuable lessons from the conviction of Chief Justice Renato Corona. Here are five lessons I’ve learned: 1. Some people just get better with age! Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile was sharper than ever as he deftly conducted the [...]

Posted: June 28th, 2012 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Senators should set good example

We are members of the Congregation of the Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (ICM). We find most unfortunate what happened in the impeachment proceedings last Feb. 29 between the “gentle lady from Iloilo” (a senator-judge) and a private prosecutor. We are educators who teach our students, not only “the rule of law,” [...]

Posted: April 3rd, 2012 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Legal ‘schizo’

By

“Tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today,” African sages counsel. What will a post-Renato Corona Supreme Court look like? The transition is inevitable. Will it come sooner, not later? How?

Posted: March 19th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Bosses getting impatient with impeachment court

We, the people, in whom “sovereignty resides,” and from whom “government authority emanates,” are getting impatient. Put a stop to the legalistic babbling, hypertensive grandstanding, and the loaded seemingly humane “manifestations” in the impeachment trial, and let us, the real bosses of the senators, see the “whole” truth promptly so that our time and money will not be wasted.

Posted: March 15th, 2012 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

In scarlet velvet robes

By

The senator-judges’ fashion statement is loud and clear. They wear scarlet velvet robes meant to inspire respect and awe among those who watch them do their job as judges in the ongoing impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona. They have to have that kagalanggalang (respectable, dignified, distinguished) look that would set them apart from [...]

Posted: March 7th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • US airstrikes and aid for Iraqi town under siege
  • Man nabbed with Rosal daughter goes to SC
  • No worries, says MILF of Bangsamoro Law delay
  • Fighting motorcycle crimes with motorcycles
  • Iloilo braces for 30% land tax hike
  • Sports

  • Gallant Gilas takes Croats to overtime before losing
  • San Mig star Yap joins Gilas cheering section
  • World Cup is Alapag’s final stint with PH 5
  • Lions get back at Blazers for solo lead
  • Tams, Eagles boost Final Four bids with tight wins
  • Lifestyle

  • MaARTe 2014: A great way to spend your Sunday
  • Cocooning in HK with the grandest of views
  • Discovering a different side to Hong Kong
  • Concerts we’d like to see at the Philippine Arena
  • Manny and Cynthia Villar build a church for San Ezekiel
  • Entertainment

  • Work first, love later
  • Beautiful butcher
  • Balancing act
  • Starry, starry Sunday on ‘ASAP 19’
  • Promoting Pinoy music, musicians
  • Business

  • Auction of smuggled garlic brings in P4.7M for Customs
  • Aristocrat lords over food sector
  • Tarlac farmers look El Niño in the eye
  • Tabacalera finds right blend of tradition, innovation
  • Drug company recalls Eye-Mo drops
  • Technology

  • ‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world
  • PH ranks 8th in Ice Bucket Challenge participation
  • Google tests using drones to deliver goods
  • DigiTech conference, Best of Anime to keep September busy
  • Bill vs techy intruders mistaken as anti-selfie bill
  • Opinion

  • Editorial Cartoon, August 31, 2014
  • ‘Light’ comes to village
  • Humanizing the bureaucracy
  • Fortified legislature
  • Bridging cultures, time and sensibility
  • Global Nation

  • Filipino peacekeepers pull off ‘greatest escape’ from Syrian rebels
  • Overseas job seekers warned vs Web offers
  • Coast guards’ defense in case of Taiwan fisherman: Who died?
  • Filipino priest accused of sex abuse in New Jersey parish
  • Filipino teaches kids math in the Bahamas
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement