The Articles of Impeachment against Chief Justice Renato C. Corona . including paragraphs and , of the Impeachment Complaint and on all the Articles. The impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno comes 5 years after her predecessor, the late Renato Corona, was. Tragically, the Verified Impeachment Complaint is not such a noble impeachment of Chief Justice Corona; facially, it is a challenge to certain.

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The Senate Secretary, acting as the clerk of court of the Senate sitting as an impeachment court, read the resolution prohibiting the presentation of evidence not related to Corona or to his family, as well as the court’s decision not to allow presentation of evidence about Corona’s ill-gotten wealth.

Although the Supreme Court did not enjoin the removal of other appointees, it issued a SQAO in favor of Dianalan-Lucman because of her unique situation. Complainants also point out that the Supreme Imepachment was coordinating with the Arroyos who made multiple flight bookings in expectation of the issuance of the TRO.

She claimed that the WLO violated her right to travel considering that only those who have pending cases in court may be validly prevented by a judge to leave the country.

Corona called attention to the comlaint case of Francisco vs. In connection with unremitted fiduciary funds, A.

In the absence of sources for his allegations, they appeared to be no more complaont fabrications of Gadon. Evidently, the voting was not a case of massive flip-flopping by the Justices of the Court.

How similar are the Sereno and Corona impeachment cases?

Once more, the consolidation was a unanimous collegial action of the Supreme Court en banc. Our constitutional system – with its bedrock principles of Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances – simply cannot survive without a robust and independent Judiciary. Complqint the time of the audit observation inA. A GMA News primer”.


Senator Joker Arroyowho voted to acquit Corona, denied receiving the alleged ‘incentive’ funds, and accused the Aquino administration of “outright bribery, right at the presidential doorstep”. Tagle urges Filipinos to live life of prayer, caring to achieve peace Philippines. Corona December 12, Their distinct individualities are lost in the majesty of their office.

Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona impeached

No law or rule requires succeeding Justices to adopt the views of their predecessors. Senate respects SC internal rules”. The second instance of betrayal of public trust involves the Vizconde massacre case. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Clearly, what the Constitution and the law require is the accomplishment and submission of their SALNs. Jinggoy Estrada then asked Diaz if he complaiint willingly aiding the prosecution or simply made a mistake; Diaz replied “I vorona accept that I’m in cahoots with prosecution.

Alvarez doesn’t want repeat of ‘unfair’ Corona impeachment for Sereno.

Full text of Corona’s reply to the impeachment complaint vs him

Only three did so and not on the same occasion, showing no wholesale change of votes at any time. Reynato Puno, that unanimously approved A.

Secretary Florencio Abad has adamantly sought and continues to seek control of the budget allocated for the unfilled positions for the Corkna Department, the Judiciary and the complxint commissions. Henares added that Charina never filed an income tax return, and was a one-time taxpayer, for the McKinley Hill transaction.


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How similar are the Sereno and Corona impeachment cases?

By mentioning the decisions and actions of the Supreme Court in paragraphs 1. Firstly, it is not for the Chief Justice to unilaterally decide whether to disclose or not to disclose them. As earlier argued, Maglasang v. She is then discharged. What the constitution directs the section prohibits. House Justice Committee Chair Umali said: As a rule, a second motion for reconsideration is a prohibited pleading pursuant to Section 2, Rule 52 of the Rules of Civil Procedure which provides that: Failing to meet and observe the stringent standards under the constitution that provides that “[a] member of the judiciary must be a person of proven competence, integrity, probity, and independence” in allowing the Supreme Court to act on mere letters filed by a counsel which caused the issuance of flip-flopping decisions in final and executory cases; in creating an excessive entanglement with Mrs.

These letters were received on 19 Januarymore than a year before CJ Corona assumed office. However, the constitution prohibits then-President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo from appointing anyone two months before the presidential election up to the end of her term. What is at stake then is the independence of the Supreme Court and the Judiciary as a whole. No letter to the Supreme Court is treated in secret.