Grab maintains P2/minute charge legal; set to appeal LTFRB order

Inquirer.net 04/19/2018

Grab Philippines warned yesterday that the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board’s (LTFRB) suspension of its P2 per minute fare component would prompt drivers to leave, which may lead to longer waiting time for riders and a…

Release of vaccine funds legal–Aquino

Inquirer.net 03/16/2018

The P3.5 billion used to buy supplies of the Dengvaxia dengue vaccine for a mass immunization program was released ahead of the ban on disbursement of public funds during the campaign period for the 2016 national elections,…

Gwen eyes legal remedies to fight off dismissal order

Futch Anthony Inso 02/13/2018

Rep. Gwendolyn Garcia (Cebu 3rd district), House deputy speaker, plans to avail of all legal remedies available to contest the dismissal order issued by Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. “We will file an MR (motion for reconsideration). I…

Legal Alternatives for Women (LAW) Center, Inc., 22 years

Sofia Aliño Logarta 01/24/2018

Last Saturday, Fiesta of the Señor Sto. Niño, LAW Center, Inc. celebrated its founding anniversary with a Eucharistic celebration and general assembly. Fr. Aladdin, OSA reminded us of the virtues of the Holy Child: Humility, openness, trust…

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,…