MAKATI COURT: NO ARREST WARRANT, HDO VS. TRILLANES
The court cannot undo an earlier ruling dismissing the coup charges against opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes, said Judge Andres Soriano in his decision in rejecting a justice department plea to arrest the most vocal critic of President Duterte.
The decision of Judge Soriano of Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 148 on Monday, October 22, stemmed from a government plea to re-arrest Trillanes over previously dismissed coup d’etat charges.
MANILA– Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Monday said the fate of the case against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV will be up to the Supreme Court (SC).In a press briefing, the justice chief said the case “ultimately will be decided by the Supreme Court”, even as he noted the difference in the… Read More
MANILA — A Makati court upheld the validity of President Rodrigo Duterte’s proclamation against the grant of amnesty to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.In a 33-page order, Makati City Regional Trial Court Branch 148 Judge Andres B. Soriano found “no basis to believe that Proclamation 572 has breached… Read More