Legal battle for Tuburan mayor’s post continues

Morexette B. Erram 01/20/2018

THE legal battle between incumbent mayor of Tuburan town, Democrito Diamante, and his 2016 election rival, Daphne Lagon, continues. This developed after Diamante got a Writ of Preliminary Injunction from the Commission on Election-2nd Division stopping the…

Legal assistance kiosk to be set up for Pasil fire victims

Doris Mae Mondragon 01/19/2018

FIRE victims of the last week’s fire in three sitios in Barangay Pasil in Cebu City can have a chance to re-acquire their legal documents destroyed by the fire for free through the a legal assistance kiosk…

Tomas to give legal aid to former market chief

Ador Vincent Mayol, Inna Gian Mejia 01/09/2018

Former City Market administrator Winefredo Miro will receive legal assistance as he faces the murder charges filed against him in relation to Barangay Ermita chairman Felicisimo Rupinta’s death. In yesterday’s press conference, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña…

Legal marijuana off to blazing start in California

AFP 01/02/2018

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, United States — It’s the first day that marijuana can be bought and sold legally in California, and store owner Nicole Salisbury’s stock of pot edibles is already running low. The phone has been…

Nurse in viral video mulls legal action against patient

Elizah Dela Rosa 11/20/2017

The nurse who was shown in a viral video being struck by a female patient and her husband in the Balamban District Hospital will meet with the Provincial Health Office tomorrow to deal with her case. Dr.…

Elderly-friendly communities

Sofia Aliño Logarta 10/04/2017

The Legal Alternatives for Women (LAW) Center TV program “Sa Mata sa Kababayen-an” at CCTN was very informative regarding assisting the elderly among us. Program guests, Dr. Amparo T. Florida, Golden Center of Cebu, Inc. (GCCI) president,…

Free legal aid for Inayawan residents

Miguel Ernest E. Ermac 08/14/2017

    RESIDENTS availed free legal services from the USJ-R–School Of Law Advocacy and Community Enrichment (SOLACE), in cooperation with USJ-R–School of Law, at the Lady of Consolation Parish in Barangay Inayawan, Cebu City on Saturday morning.…

SC backs CA in legal tussle with House over ‘Ilocos Six’

Inquirer 07/04/2017

THE Supreme Court is supporting the Court of Appeals in its legal tussle with the House of Representatives on the habeas corpus case of the six Ilocos Norte provincial officials who remain in detention after they were…

Nevada becomes latest US state to legalize marijuana

AFP 07/02/2017

LOS ANGELES—Long lines snaked out of marijuana dispensaries in Nevada on Saturday, as the western US state became the latest to legalize recreational pot. Nevada joins Colorado, Oregon, Washington and Alaska as states where recreational marijuana sales…

Council asks for legal opinion on proposed traffic ordinance

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 06/26/2017

A PROPOSED ordinance authorizing traffic enforcers in Cebu City to confiscate the driver’s license of motorists who violate traffic rules has been made to undergo more scrutiny. The Cebu City Council referred the proposal of Councilor Eugenio…

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