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San Beda University lawyers throw support to Mayor Isko, Dr. Ong

Manila Bulletin 25 Sep 2021
Lawyers from San Beda University College of Law expressed their support to the presidential bid of Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso as well as the candidacy of his running mate, Dr ... (Photo by Ali Vicoy / MANILA BULLETIN).

Catalan separatist leader Puigdemont arrested in Italy

The Manila Times 24 Sep 2021
Exiled former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont was arrested in Italy on Thursday (Friday in Manila), his lawyer and an aide said, four years after fleeing following an independence referendum that Madrid ruled unconstitutional.

Handbag trends from the runways

Shenzhen Daily 24 Sep 2021
IF you’ve kept an eye on the latest runway collections, then you know that glitzy jewelry and party-ready clothing is the status quo for the new season ... Enter ... From manila-thin totes and billfold clutches to everyday bags reminiscent of your lawyer’s briefcase, these timeless styles are the perfect way to polish up even the most laid-back looks ... .

Colmenares to try luck in Senate for third time in 2022

The Philadelphia Inquirer 23 Sep 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Human rights lawyer and activist Neri Colmenares on Thursday said he will run for senator in the 2022 elections ... READ ... .

Lawyers urge Mayor Isko Moreno to run for president in next year’s polls

The Philadelphia Inquirer 21 Sep 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Lawyers on Tuesday urged Manila Mayor Isko Moreno to run for president in the 2022 national elections.

Ateneo frat condemns murder of human rights lawyer

Manila Bulletin 18 Sep 2021
A fraternity from the Ateneo de Manila University has condemned the killing of a human rights lawyer outside his house in South Cotabato on Wednesday, Sept ... “As a human rights lawyer and a defender of the poor, his murder, in the context of the alarming spate of killings of ...

Pushed out of the classroom

The Times of India 17 Sep 2021
For years, Manila Sekar* has had a ready answer to what she wants to do – she’d study to become a lawyer ... Like Manila, every dalit child living in the adjoining villages of Sethupattu, Perunagar and Manamathy in Kancheepuram district, is beginning to realise that they may be less empowered than they believed, to chart out a future of their choice.

Davao City doctor: Michael Yang is hypertensive

Manila Bulletin 17 Sep 2021
In last Monday’s hearing, Yang’s lawyer, Raymond Fortun, notified that Yang could not attend the hearing because he has a high blood pressure. Manila Bulletin learned that Yang submitted today a medical certificate issued by Adtoon Medical Clinic ...

ICC has no jurisdiction over PH, Palace insists

The Manila Times 16 Sep 2021
Manila cut ties with the ICC after Bensouda pushed for a preliminary examination of lawyer Jude Sabio's February 2018 correspondence to the tribunal ... in the Hague to submit evidence," said Colmenares, one of the lawyers of the victims who filed a case against Duterte in the ICC.

Lawyer’s killing in S. Cotabato another attack on jurists resisting ‘tyranny’ – NUPL

The Philadelphia Inquirer 15 Sep 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- The killing of lawyer Juan Macababbad in South Cotabato on Wednesday is another attack on legal professionals ...

Diokno throws hat in opposition’s unity slate

Manila Bulletin 15 Sep 2021
Human rights lawyer Chel Diokno has high hopes that opposition coalition 1Sambayan will come up with a unified slate for the 2022 polls. Human rights lawyer Chel Diokno (Albert Garcia/Manila Bulletin) ... Today, the lawyer is active on social media platforms TikTok, Twitter, and Facebook, garnering hundreds of thousands of followers.

MB Daily News Update

Manila Bulletin 14 Sep 2021
Metro Manila takes the lead, and will be placed under Alert Level 4 starting on September 16, 2021 ... Metro Manila back to shorter curfew hours starting Sept ... WHO official says it’s not yet time to relax COVID-19 restrictions in Metro Manila ... PH Fleet holds Exercise 'Pagbubuklod' in Cavite, Manila Bay.

Limpag: A virtual walk for a fight

Sun Star 10 Sep 2021
FOR the life of me, I can no longer remember the last run that was held in Cebu ... Spread over two weeks from Nov. 25 to Dec ... They can be at the beach in Cebu or in New York’s Central Park; on the streets of Manila or Paris or inside their own homes on a treadmill,” said organizing committee chair lawyer Regal Oliva ... .

Belmondo, legendary actor, dies at 88

The Manila Times 07 Sep 2021
PARIS ... His death was confirmed on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) by the office of his lawyer, Michel Godest ... .

Lawmaker, husband linked to aid 'scam'

The Manila Times 06 Sep 2021
... in millions of pesos out of the Tupad program," Valmocina told The Manila Times in an interview ... A lawyer representing the Castelos, Joselito Blando, said in a statement sent to The Manila Times the couple will coordinate with the authorities who will conduct an investigation.