2012 Bar Topnotchers Named

The October 2012 Bar topnotchers have been named. Ignatius Michael Ingles of the Ateneo de Manila University law school topped the bar, the ...

Bar Exam Results 2012 Bar Passers List

The 2012 Bar Exam results are announced by the Supreme Court of the Philippines. The SC has officially released the October 2012 Bar passers...

2012 Bar Exam results released in March 2013

The October 2012 Bar Exam results released in March 2013 is what aspiring lawyers anticipate. The Supreme Court of the Philippines releases...

2012 Bar Exam results out before Holy Week

Results of the Philippine Bar Examination held at the University of Santo Tomas in October 2012 will be out before the Holy Week in March, ...

SC Extends TRO on Cybercrime Law

The Supreme Court has reportedly extended indefinitely the Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) on the implementation of the Cybercrime Prevent...

SC Releases 2013 Bar Exam Syllabus

The Supreme Court of the Philippines has released the syllabus for the 2013 Bar Examinations, copies of which can be downloaded from here or...

SC issues TRO vs Cybercrime Law

The Supreme Court issued Tuesday a 120-day temporary restraining order against the Cybercrime Prevention Act , ABS-CBNnews.com reports citi...

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

Maria Lourdes Punzalan Aranal-Sereno is the 24th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. She was appointed by President Benig...

Hacienda Luisita Distribution of Lands Takes Months To Complete - DAR

Voting 14-0, the Supreme Court ordered Hacienda Luisita, Inc. to distribute almost 5,000 hectares of lands to 6,296 farmer beneficiaries, b...

Hacienda Luisita Land Distribution Ordered By Supreme Court

Hacienda Luisita Inc. (HLI), the sugar plantation owned by the Cojuangco side of President Benigno Aquino III’s family, has been ordered by ...

Comelec Files Electoral Sabotage Case vs Gloria Arroyo

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Friday, upon recommendation by the joint DOJ-Comelec panel, reportedly voted in favor of filing a r...

Postponement of ARMM Elections, Appointment of OICs Constitutional - Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of the Philippines declared as constitutional Republic Act 10153 or the law postponing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Min...

Maguindanao Massacre Trial: NBN 4 to air live coverage

In “keeping with the President’s longstanding position that the cause of justice and sustained reforms in ARMM require live coverage of the ...

Maguindanao Massacre Trial to go live at Supreme Court's website

Chief Justice Renato C. Corona has instructed the SC Public Information Office to provide a live video webcast of the Maguindanao Massacre T...

Maguindanao Massacre Trial Live Media Coverage Conditions (Guidelines)

The Supreme Court has allowed the live media coverage of the Maguindanao Massacre Trial. While the High Tribunal's decision was lauded b...

16 Towns can be declared as Cities, SC rules with finality — Source

After reversing its decision on the issue thrice since 2008, the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday ruled with finality that 16 towns can be decl...

SC dismisses ABS-CBN case vs Mel and Jay

The High Tribunal recently denied an appeal filed by ABS-CBN over an earlier Court of Appeals ruling which did not find proof that GMA-7 ill...

SC: 16 cities can stay as cities

For the third time, the High Tribunal reverses itself. Voting 7-6, the Supreme Court (SC) ruled this week that 16 towns that became cities i...

SC okays impeach proceedings vs Ombudsman

The high tribunal on Tuesday denied the petition of Ombudsman Merciditas Gutierrez to stop the impeachment proceedings against her by the H...

2011 Bar Exams moved to UST in November

The Supreme Court of the Philippines on Tuesday announced that it has moved this year's Bar exams to November instead of September, a re...