Villanueva said that usurpation of authority is defined as the performance of an act by a person who misrepresents himself as a government official.
President Rodrigo Duterte is standing by the policemen's stories on the deaths of Albuera Mayor Ronaldo Espinosa Jr. and Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr. despite allegations of a rubout.
Malacañang on Monday clarified that the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) and the Office of the Ombudsman need not get prior permission from President Rodrigo Duterte before investigating military or police officers.
Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio said the Supreme Court must not gloss over the impact of President Rodrigo Duterte’s statement likening his Mindanao martial law to the 1972 proclamation made by the dictator Ferdinand Marcos.
Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa should have at least argued his case before President Duterte about his initial decision to impose sanctions on police Superintendent Marvin Marcos and his men, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said…
For President Rodrigo Duterte , the French have the better form of a federal government than the British.
Saying that many patriotics like him do not want a "psychopath" like Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as commander-in-chief, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV warned that he has more exposes against Duterte to disprove his campaign tune that he is poor…