The public should not fall for the supposed drama of President Duterte over his anti-corruption effort, according to former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.
The Court of Appeals (CA) has been asked on Thursday (Nov. 5) to declare null and void for being unconstitutional the memorandum circular of Ombudsman Samuel Martires which restricts public access to the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs) of public officials.
The Supreme Court has remained firm in its decision not to hand over to Solicitor General Jose Calida the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) of Justice Marvic Leonen.
Palace Spokesman Harry Roque said he will talk with President Rodrigo Duterte regarding the release of his statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs).
MANILA – Persons or groups requesting for President Rodrigo Duterte’s Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN) should comply with the new guidelines set by the Office of the Ombudsman, Malacañang said Monday.
Former socioeconomic planning secretary Winnie Monsod believes Ombudsman Samuel Martires should step down for “stupidity” and “cupidity”—or greed—in restricting public access to the Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net worth (SALN) of government officials.
The Office of the Ombudsman clarified that the newly released Memorandum Circular No. 1, series of 2020 or the Amended Guideline on Public Access to Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth is solely applicable to public officials and employees where the Office of the Ombudsman is the official repository.
The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday (Sept. 15) has turned down the request of both Solicitor General Jose Calida and lawyer Larry Gadon for copies of the statements of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALN) of Justice Marvic Leonen.
The Office of the Ombudsman will now require a government official’s consent before releasing a copy of his or her Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) to anyone who will request it.
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is having trouble finding the employment records, including the Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) of former Bureau of Immigration (BI) Ports Operation Division Chief Marc Red Mariñas, who is tagged in the “pastillas” bribery scheme.
Buking! Bureau of Immigration Marc Red Mariñas failed to file his Statement of Assets Liabilities and Net Worth(SALN) from 2014-16 and 2018, says Sen. Risa Hontiveros reveals.
Ombudsman Samuel Martires has blasted the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) for publishing his supposed interview in connection the 2018 Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net worth (SALN) of President Rodrigo Duterte.
Malacañang on Monday said it would be up to the Office of the Ombudsman to release President Rodrigo Duterte’s Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) for 2018.
Former Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) chairman Efraim Genuino has been acquitted of perjury concerning his failure to include a number of his properties in his Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN).
MANILA — The Sandiganbayan has denied the motion of former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Alan Purisima to quash evidence presented against him in eight perjury cases.
Malacanang on Tuesday called as “ludicrous” and “ironic” the remark of former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno that President Rodrigo Duterte should explain the increases in his wealth.
Iminungkahi ni Senador Gatchalian na maarin naman na maglagay ng safeguard laban sa mga humihingi ng SALN na ang tanging nasi ay i-harrass ang politician. Aniya dapat legitimate ang nanghihingi ng kopya ng SALN. Sa kabila nito iginiit din ni Win na dapat transparent at madali parin makuha ang SALN.
Ipinaliwanag ni Senador Gatchalian na ang resolusyon ng lower house sa paghihigpit sa paglalabas ng kopya ng SALN ay
magiging epektibo sa congress lamang hindi sa Senado. Aniya ni Gatchalian reso lamang ito ng house at hindi panukalang batas .
Kapag nagpalit ng house speaker mababago din aniya ang patakaran sa pag-isyu ng SALN.
Duda si Gatchalian sa isinusulong ng kamara na idadaan pa sa plenary ang mga kukuha ng kopya ng SALN ng mga kongresista.Aniya ni Gatchalian kung ganito magiging kahigpit tiyak na marami ang hindi magdedeklara ng tunay sa kanilang SALN .
Majority Floor Leader Fredenil Castro (Capiz) has defended the House approval of a resolution that imposes stricter guidelines on public access to Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net worth (SALN) of lawmakers.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin accused the House leadership of throwing away tenets of public accountability and transparency following the approval of a resolution that would curtail public access to lawmakers’ Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net worth (SALN).
House Majority Leader Fredenil Castro on Friday sought to appease criticisms about a newly adopted House resolution that makes it more difficult for the public to access the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs) of House members.
A one-time opportunity to settle tax obligations that would include estate taxes, general taxes and delinquent accounts will soon be granted to those who have failed to pay their dues in 2017 and prior years, Senator Juan Edgardo Angara said on Monday.