Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales

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The Manila Times
‘Impeachment could cripple Senate’from Bautista’s impeachment case, the House is also expected to impeach Chief J
The Manila Times / Posted 7 hours ago
from Bautista’s impeachment case, the House is also expected to impeach Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales. Congress adjourned its session on October 12 for a month-long break. When session resumes... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Communication sector for freedomand UNESCO Assistant Secretary-General for Communication and Information Frank
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
and UNESCO Assistant Secretary-General for Communication and Information Frank LaRue gave video messages to the conference. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales delivered the well received main keynote address to the conference. The only organization... Read more
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Pilipino Star
GMA not behind Sereno impeachment case — lawyerOctober 2007, Arroyo pardoned Estrada, setting aside his conviction and life se
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
October 2007, Arroyo pardoned Estrada, setting aside his conviction and life sentence on plunder charges. SC asked to oust Morales Meanwhile, the SC has been asked to order Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales to immediately vacate her post for... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
SC asked to clarify Morales’ tenureFORMER Metro Rail Transit general manager Al Vitangcol III has asked the Suprem
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
FORMER Metro Rail Transit general manager Al Vitangcol III has asked the Supreme Court to order Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales to stop carrying out the functions of her office. In his petition filed on Friday, Vitangcol said the high court must... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte counsel may ask SC to stop wealth probecamp to look into the possibility of seeking the help of the Supreme Court. Ca
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
camp to look into the possibility of seeking the help of the Supreme Court. Carandang said he had been authorized by Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales to act on the complaint of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and had already requested the... Read more
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The Manila Times
CA junks raps vs Camarines Norte govand is meted the penalty of suspension of six (6) months and one (1) day, toget
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
and is meted the penalty of suspension of six (6) months and one (1) day, together with its accessory penalties.” Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales had ruled with finality on a complaint for grave abuse of authority, grave misconduct and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Critics slam Duterte's revolutionary government threat, Palace hits backof Benigno Aquino III. Red has been identified with the communists and their po
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
of Benigno Aquino III. Red has been identified with the communists and their political allies. Duterte has accused Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales and Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno of allowing themselves to be used by those behind... Read more
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Inquirier.net
From Ateneo, a call to defend agencies under Duterte attackalso slammed “egregious retaliatory actions” by the Duterte administration agai
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
also slammed “egregious retaliatory actions” by the Duterte administration against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales and the CHR. He called on administration leaders to “[stop] any form of intimidation in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ateneo president backs embattled constitutional bodiesHe accused the anti-graft agency of being involved in corruption and of employi
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
He accused the anti-graft agency of being involved in corruption and of employing “selective justice.” Duterte also dared Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales and Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to step down from office together. The House... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lawyer group: Duterte tirades undermine checks and balances in gov’tof lawyers denounced on Friday President Rodrigo Duterte’s “brazen assaults” ag
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
of lawyers denounced on Friday President Rodrigo Duterte’s “brazen assaults” against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales, saying these attacks “deliberately undermine” the independence of their respective... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
A conspiracy specter, retreat from peace talksand accusations, he is getting even more reckless by the day. Now he is implica
Bulatlat.com / Posted 4 days ago
and accusations, he is getting even more reckless by the day. Now he is implicating Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales in his conjured conspiracy. He wants both jurists – who have resolutely stood up to defend... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-Capiz gov faces graft rap over vehicle purchaseindicted for graft former Capiz Gov. Vicente Bermejo in relation to the purchas
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
indicted for graft former Capiz Gov. Vicente Bermejo in relation to the purchase of vehicles amounting to P1.95 million. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales approved a resolution finding probable cause against Bermejo for violation of Republic Act... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Is MRT-3 being billed for already paid parts?Rapanut, reportedly an LP-Ilocos Sur, had brokered the Dalian deal in 2013. He
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Rapanut, reportedly an LP-Ilocos Sur, had brokered the Dalian deal in 2013. He is now BURI’s managing director. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, appointed by President Noynoy Aquino, LP chairman, has yet to investigate the anomalies.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Slower chamber? Bills pile up at Senate — Houseon Wednesday, impeached Commission on Elections chairman Andres Bautista. An i
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
on Wednesday, impeached Commission on Elections chairman Andres Bautista. An impeachment complaint is also poised against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales. Since July 25 this year, the House has been implementing a new rule, locking all doors to... Read more
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Sun Star
Makabayan brands filing of impeachment complaints 'diversionary tactic'Lourdes Sereno and Commission on Elections Chief Juan Andres Bautista, and impe
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
Lourdes Sereno and Commission on Elections Chief Juan Andres Bautista, and impeachment complaint being hatched against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales will only make the congressmen lose their focus on pending bills. "Ano na lang ang gagawin... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte says he won't react to alleged ouster plots, then talks about it4. “I warn them that they will not succeed,” he added. The president has accu
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
4. “I warn them that they will not succeed,” he added. The president has accused Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales of allowing themselves to be used by groups who are out to destabilize his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Law expert: House impeach moves, a mockery of democratic processimpeachment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, the impeachment of poll chie
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
impeachment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, the impeachment of poll chief Andres Bautista, and looming ouster of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales are “writings on the wall,” an idiom used to describe something that would clearly... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alvarez: I don’t work for DuterteBelieve it or not, there is no pressure from President Rodrigo Duterte to impea
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Believe it or not, there is no pressure from President Rodrigo Duterte to impeach Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said on Wednesday. Alvarez, a bosom buddy of Mr. Duterte, acknowledged the President’s remark expressing... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Morales case up to House ­— AlvarezTHE House of Representatives will exercise its independence over the clamor to
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
THE House of Representatives will exercise its independence over the clamor to unseat Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Wednesday. He said the House would handle the case competently in the event an impeachment... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Leila’s comeuppanceThe senator had come to the Supreme Court asking that she be prosecuted in the
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
The senator had come to the Supreme Court asking that she be prosecuted in the Sandiganbayan anti-graft court, by the Ombudsman, instead of in a Muntinlupa trial court by ordinary prosecutors, who in all likelihood worked under her before. De... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalMANILA � Several lawmakers, including Rep. Jocelyn Limkaichong (Neg. Or., 1 st
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA � Several lawmakers, including Rep. Jocelyn Limkaichong (Neg. Or., 1 st District), have expressed support to Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales through a resolution filed in the House of Representatives. At least 26 lawmakers have endorsed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Speaker invokes separation of powers in bid to impeach MoralesSpeaker Pantaleon Alvarez. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/LYN RILLON There’s no pressure
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/LYN RILLON There’s no pressure from President Rodrigo Duterte to impeach Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Wednesday. Alvarez, a bosom buddy of Duterte, acknowledged the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate minority decries SC ruling on De Lima petitionlamented the Supreme Court decision dismissing Sen. Leila de Lima’s petition to
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
lamented the Supreme Court decision dismissing Sen. Leila de Lima’s petition to transfer her drug case to the Office of the Ombudsman but expressed hope that the justices would give the case a thorough second look and render a just ruling. A... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Faster than averagefrom perceptions of being selective, with Duterte supporters shielded from Tokh
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
from perceptions of being selective, with Duterte supporters shielded from Tokhang and Double Barrel. He has accused Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales, not entirely without basis, of selective justice, so he should also avoid selectiveness in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
26 House members sign resolution of support for ombudsmanof Representatives have authored a resolution expressing support for the “const
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
of Representatives have authored a resolution expressing support for the “constitutional independence” of the Office of the Ombudsman. The lawmakers, most of them belonging to the pro-administration majority coalition in the House, affixed their... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Solons pledge support to Morales amid Duterte’s threathave filed a resolution to show their support for the constitutional independen
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
have filed a resolution to show their support for the constitutional independence and integrity of the Office of the Ombudsman amid threats of President Rodrigo Duterte. Resolution 1395 was filed following Duterte’s statement that he will... Read more
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Inquirier.net
26 solons pledge support for embattled Office of the OmbudsmanMass outside the agency’s office. RYAN LEAGOGO/INQUIRER.net file photo Amid th
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Mass outside the agency’s office. RYAN LEAGOGO/INQUIRER.net file photo Amid threats of impeachment complaint against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, 26 lawmakers have filed a resolution vouching support to “preserve and protect the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Int’l groups press probe of drug kills“trumped-up charges” against De Lima and threats against Sen. Risa Hontiveros,
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
“trumped-up charges” against De Lima and threats against Sen. Risa Hontiveros, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales and the Catholic Church. “It’s oppression of the opposition, especially the female ones,”... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Du30’s dip in popularitythe least. Today the Yellow trolls are attacking Pres. Duterte for setting his
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
the least. Today the Yellow trolls are attacking Pres. Duterte for setting his sights on Chief Justice Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales. These are the same people who praised then Pres. Benigno “P-Noy” Aquino III for also... Read more
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Sun Star
Ombud fines ex-mayor, suspends employeeTHE Office of the Ombudsman ruled that former Daanbantayan, Cebu mayor Augusto
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
THE Office of the Ombudsman ruled that former Daanbantayan, Cebu mayor Augusto Corro and a town hall employee neglected their duties in the distribution of assistance to victims of super typhoon Yolanda in 2014. In a joint resolution, Ombudsman... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace cool to Rody as impeach prosecutorDuterte has evidence to prove Sereno is corrupt and would release it at the rig
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
Duterte has evidence to prove Sereno is corrupt and would release it at the right time. Duterte has accused Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales of allowing themselves to be used by groups who want to oust him and to destabilize the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LP to block Sereno impeachmenthad been very vocal in his stand to impeach Sereno’s predecessor, the late chie
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
had been very vocal in his stand to impeach Sereno’s predecessor, the late chief justice Renato Corona, as well as former Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez – the same way President Duterte despises Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace rebuffs proposal to make Duterte a prosecutor in Sereno impeachmenthas evidence to prove that Sereno is corrupt and would release it at the right
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
has evidence to prove that Sereno is corrupt and would release it at the right time. Duterte has accused Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales of allowing themselves to be used by groups who want to oust him and to destabilize the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gina wins honor after CA rejectionher move to shut down more than half of the country’s mining companies. • Dute
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
her move to shut down more than half of the country’s mining companies. • Duterte-Morales showdown looms IT’S GOOD that Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales is standing her ground against President Rodrigo Duterte, unlike many politicians and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte as Sereno prosecutor proposedin the prosecution panel after hearing him talk on television about filing impe
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
in the prosecution panel after hearing him talk on television about filing impeachment complaints against Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales. As no other impeachment complaint can be filed against Sereno due to the ban on filing... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Gadon wants Rody as special prosecutor vs CJwould be willing to become a special prosecutor, since the President himself ea
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
would be willing to become a special prosecutor, since the President himself earlier said that he wants Sereno, along with Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales, impeached. Duterte was a public prosecutor before he became mayor of Davao City. This... Read more
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Sun Star
Gadon wants Duterte to participate in Sereno impeachment casesole prosecutors in impeachment cases," said Sereno spokesperson Josalee Deinla
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
sole prosecutors in impeachment cases," said Sereno spokesperson Josalee Deinla. Duterte earlier said he wants Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales impeached as he accused the two officials of allowing themselves to be used by his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte fires 2 Malacañang employees for influence-peddlingPresident also threatened to investigate alleged corruption in the antigraft ag
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
President also threatened to investigate alleged corruption in the antigraft agency and to file an impeachment complaint against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. ADVERTISEMENT He later created the Presidential Anti-Corruptio... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Justice not a numbers game’is not a numbers game. The Chief Justice remains confident that, in the end, tr
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
is not a numbers game. The Chief Justice remains confident that, in the end, truth and justice will prevail.” Meanwhile, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, who is also under threat of being removed from her post, said on Friday that she was... Read more
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Pilipino Star
End gamesPresident Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s resignation challenge to the two remaining “fur
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s resignation challenge to the two remaining “furies,” Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, makes for interesting theater. It is also a timely opportunity for an academic revisit of an... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A conspiracy specter, retreat from peace talksand accusations, he is getting even more reckless by the day. Now he is implica
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
and accusations, he is getting even more reckless by the day. Now he is implicating Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales in his conjured conspiracy. He wants both jurists – who have resolutely stood up to defend... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody’s PACC can’t touch ombudsman – Kokoof the newly created Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) are limited
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the newly created Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) are limited and cannot cover or impose sanctions on the ombudsman. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon expressed the same belief as he noted that Executive Order No. 43 creating... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sereno impeachment just a matter of time – Lawmakersintends to demolish the Chief Justice as head of a co-equal branch of the gover
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
intends to demolish the Chief Justice as head of a co-equal branch of the government. And he also plans to impeach the ombudsman as his next target,” Tinio and Castro stressed. They called on the people “to exercise vigilance and not be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Morales: I have nothing to hide, nothing to fearMANILA, Philippines — Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales is defiant in the face
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales is defiant in the face of President Duterte’s tirades against her, stressing yesterday that “I can stand my ground” because “I have nothing to hide” and that an impeachment case against her... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace to challenge probe before SChe added. The Office of the Ombudsman, led by Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
he added. The Office of the Ombudsman, led by Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Arthur Carandang, as authorized by Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, had announced a probe into Duterte’s wealth. Carandang said documents turned over to the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Morales: I can stand my groundSAYING she has nothing to hide, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales on Friday rem
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
SAYING she has nothing to hide, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales on Friday remained unfazed by the threat of President Rodrigo Duterte to file an impeachment complaint against her. “Yeah, it’s welcome. It has been booted about since last year so... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ombudsman probe of Duterte, kin ‘illegal’Malacañang on Friday branded as unconstitutional the ongoing probe by the Offic
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
Malacañang on Friday branded as unconstitutional the ongoing probe by the Office of the Ombudsman into allegations that President Rodrigo Duterte had billions in ill-gotten wealth and questioned the legality of the provision under the Omdudsman Act... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte has no 'moral ascendancy' to fight corruption, says Alejanowho is currently detained on charges that she believes are concocted, also blas
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
who is currently detained on charges that she believes are concocted, also blasted the president for threatening Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Carandang with bodily harm and for making claims "that no sane President, especially one who studied law... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Destabilization plots won't come from military — AFP spokesmanof the Philippines to oust him from office, and vowed to pursue the impeachment
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the Philippines to oust him from office, and vowed to pursue the impeachment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The president’s threat came... Read more
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Sun Star
Drilon: EO 43 has no power over constitutional bodiesCivil Service Commission, Commission on Audit, Commission on Elections, Commiss
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
Civil Service Commission, Commission on Audit, Commission on Elections, Commission on Human Rights, and the Office of the Ombudsman. "The executive order cannot be extended outside the executive branch without violating the core principles of... Read more
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