In case, you don’t know it yet, June 12, 2012 is a Legal Holiday.  President Noynoy Aquino signed Proclamation No. 295 last November 24, 2011 declaring the legal holidays, special non-working days and school holidays for 2012.  Continue reading

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I am quoting – verbatim – President Noynoy Aquino’s speech today, February 16, 2012 at the anniversary celebration of Tagumpay ng Bayan. I got this from the Official Gazette website.  This should revived the waning interest of Filipinos about the impeachment of Chief Justice Corona.  I highlighted parts of the President’s speech.  Read on, faithful readers…

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The Department of Justice (DOJ) released last March 24, 2011 the first Advisory Opinion summarizing the basic rights of citizens in military/police checkpoints.  Advisory Opinion No. 1 signed by Secretary Leila M. De Lima is issued in line with the thrust of the Department to take a pro-active stance and dynamic approach in criminal justice concerns.  Continue reading