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Prescribed actions

SOMEONE asked me what things I consider before advising a client to file an action in court.Well, there are a lot to consider. That...

The selection process

LARRY Gadon was the lawyer who filed an impeachment complaint against former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.He was also the one who accused the...

Beaten to death

IN MY 42nd column article, I discussed the death of Horacio Tomas Castillo III who was found dead in Tondo, Manila. The cause of...

Doctrine of parens patriae

AFTER a long day, I read the national news. I was alarmed by the stories. One of these was about the President criticizing the...

Extraordinary powers

WHAT is going on? I asked myself.Have you ever wondered what was going on? Right now? Another day? Another death?Our country has a violent...

Nuisance per se

I RECEIVED a call from a friend asking for legal advice regarding the disturbance he was experiencing in his place.According to him, there was...

Compromised

BY AYIN DREAM D. APLASCA“IT’S SAD to belong to someone else when the right one comes along.” Some of you may be familiar with...

No longer a penal offense

EVERY argument concerning the anti-tambay drive of the Philippine National Police (PNP) rests implicitly on the basis that the 1987 Philippine Constitution provides about...

Busted for a crime

A FEW people asked me to discuss some of my answers in last weekend’s interview.For today’s article, I will discuss the answer to...

Released on bail

LAST WEEK I had an interview in a radio station in the city. One of the questions asked me was: “Can the police officer...

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