Cebu court convicts Australian, Filipina for cybersex operation

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/20/2018

An Australian national was meted two life terms and another 20 years in prison for operating a cybersex den and exploiting minors in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City in 2013. Drew Frederick Shobbrook was found guilty by the…

Tomas willing to face plaint on dispute in court

Doris C. Bongcac 02/14/2018

  Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said he is ready to face any complaint to be filed against him in relation to his confrontation with court sheriff El Cid Caballes in Barangay Capitol Site last week. Osmeña…

Court nullifies POC elections, orders inclusion of Vargas in new election

Inquirer.net 12/20/2017

BOXING chief Ricky Vargas won his bout against Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Peping Cojuangco at the Pasig City Regional Trial Court, which ordered that a new elections for POC president and chairman be held early next…

Court nullifies POC elections, orders inclusion of Vargas in re-run set on Feb. 23

Inquirer 12/20/2017

  Boxing chief Ricky Vargas won his bout against Philippine Olympic Committee president Peping Cojuangco at the Pasig City Regional Trial Court, which ordered that a new elections for POC president and chairman be held early next…

Court approves settlement reached by Cebu City and ACT on scholars

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 12/14/2017

  THE Cebu City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 5 has approved a compromise agreement entered into by Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña and the Asian College of Technology International Education Foundation Inc. (Actief), formerly known as…

UN war crimes convict claims to have taken poison in court

AP 11/29/2017

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The final hearing at a United Nations war crimes tribunal was dramatically halted Wednesday when a former Bosnian Croat military chief claimed to have taken poison. Slobodan Praljak yelled, “I am not a…

Court of public opinion

Editorial 11/20/2017

Rather than face her accusers in the House justice committee — which is comprised of administration allies anyway — Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno’s decision to bring her case to the bar of public opinion is both…

Cambodia’s top court orders opposition party dissolved

AP 11/16/2017

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodia’s Supreme Court ordered the main opposition party to be dissolved on Thursday, dealing a crushing blow to democratic aspirations in the increasingly oppressive Southeast Asian state. The decision clears the way for…

COURT BATTLES

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 11/08/2017

Ligas files administrative, criminal complaints against Guanzon; former GAB chairman refutes allegations Former Games and Amusement Board (GAB) chairman Juan Ramon Guanzon denied a plethora of allegations hurled against him by Cebu-based international boxing judge Edward Ligas.…

LAGON IN DIAMANTE OUT

Futch Anthony Inso 10/13/2017

Court unseats Tuburan town mayor The Regional Trial Court in Toledo City has ruled that Daphne Lagon is the rightful winner in the 2016 mayoralty race in Tuburan town and ordered the sitting mayor, Democrito Diamante, to…

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