Among the 20 vying for a seat vacated by Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin, the Supreme Court (SC) has recommended nine candidates. The SC en banc held a voting on Tuesday (Feb. 12) as who among the candidates they are recommending for the…
Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang
Former Senator Juan Ponce Enrile’s appeal to inhibit Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang from handling his pork barrel scam cases has been turned down.
Former Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile continues to push for the exclusion of Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang from handling his plunder case in the pork barrel scam.
Instead of giving its opinion on the matter, the Sandiganbayan has preferred to seal its lips on the proposal to prevent the anti-graft court from suspending public officials.
The Ombudsman still trust Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang even though former Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Augusto Syjuco Jr. does not.