2016 Topnotcher: Success measured by purposeful life

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/25/2018

ONE YEAR AFTER BAR RESULTS As the results of the 2017 Bar exams are scheduled to be released today, Karen Mae Calam, the University of San Carlos(USC) graduate in Cebu City, who landed the top spot in…

Sifting through the lies

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/24/2018

TRUTH SHALL PREVAIL CONCLUSION It may not be as engaging as fiction. Some even consider it unattractive and dull. But truth, like the soul, shall endure; while the rest will be swept away. “At present, truth is…

Sifting through the lies

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/23/2018

PART 4 THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK With over 50,000 followers on Twitter, Timmy (not his real name) was considered a social media “influencer.” He was subsequently hired by a public relations agency for its online marketing operations,…

Sifting through the lies

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/22/2018

Truth be told Don’t be misled. In a time where lies and deceit abound, Filipinos are called to shun all kinds of falsehoods and choose the way of the truth. “We know that different kinds of information…

New laws and regulations needed

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/21/2018

SIFTING THROUGH THE LIES PART 2 Except for an outdated law on false information, the Philippines has no existing regulations that present clear-cut policies against the proliferation of bogus news. “The spread of fake news is very…

Sifting through the lies

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/20/2018

TRUTH VS. DECEIT As the lights turned red, Fr. Roberto “Bobby” Ebisa stepped on his car brakes and calmly glanced at his cellular phone. The text message was too hard to ignore. “Have you any idea about…

Lawyer says sorry

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/18/2018

LAWYER Sarah Cabrera-Calipayan apologized to the public for whatever alarm and inconvenience she may have caused. In a post on her Facebook page, Cabrera-Calipayan said she is suffering from depression and on Tuesday evening, she left like…

Missing Cebu lawyer surfaces

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/18/2018

The lady lawyer who went missing for nearly 12 hours surfaced at the parking lot of a shopping center in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City where she left her car on Tuesday evening. Lawyer Sarah Cabrera-Calipayan, 33, was…

Police authorities continue search for missing lady lawyer

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/18/2018

The Honda City car of lawyer Sarah Cabrera-Calipayan was found at the parking lot of the Banilad Town Center in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City at around 8 a.m. on Wednesday, about eight hours after she allegedly went…

Lawyer-broadcaster implores court to defer court proceedings on rape case

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/17/2018

Lawyer-broadcaster Juril Patiño has requested the trial court to defer the proceedings in relation to the rape case filed against him while waiting for a ruling from the Department of Justice (DOJ). In a pleading, Patiño said…