TAG: Si Reynato S. Puno (isinilang noong ika-17 ng Mayo taong 1940) ang kasalukuyang Punong Mahistrado ng Kataas-taasang Hukuman ng Pilipinas. Itinalaga noong ika-8 ng Disyembre taong 2006ni pangulong Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, siya ang pang dalawampu't dalawang tao na nagsilbi bilang Punong Mahistrado. Naitalaga siyang Katulong na Mahistrado Kataas-taasang Hukuman ng Pilipinas noong ika-28 ng Huunyo taong 1993.
ENG: Reynato Puno y Serrano (born May 17, 1940) was the 22nd Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. Appointed on December 8, 2006 by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, he was the 22nd person to serve as Chief Justice. Puno had initially been appointed to the Supreme Court as an Associate Justice on June 28, 1993.
Puno earned his law ...
MANILA - The International College of Dentists (ICD) Philippines Section will celebrate its 45th anniversary through an annual convocation and banquet on Jan. 29 at the Edsa Shangri-La Hotel in Mandaluyong City.
With the theme “Continuing the Tradition of Service,” the annual convocation will have former Chief Justice Reynato Puno as guest of honor and inducting officer.
The event will be highlighted by the induction of new officers led by Fellow Marilyn Leung, induction of eight new Fellows (Drs. Niceto Astudillo, Angela Centeno, Caroline Franco, Alvin Laxamana, Maria Laarni ...
MANILA, Philippines - The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered its Project Management Office(PMO) to look into issue of the World Bank's memorandum on the "unsatisfactory" progress of the high court's loan.
Court Administrator and spokesman Jose Midas Marquez said the WB project has been going on since 2003.
The period covers during the terms of Chief Justices Artemio Panganiban, Reynato Puno, and Renato Corona.
Marquez said Corona is "actually inheriting" the WB project.
"Some of the projects were not finished during the term of CJ Puno, Panganiban, and now being finished by CJ ...
Secret wealth? 5 top bets have undisclosed assets
Secret wealth? 5 top bets have undisclosed assets by Karol Anne Ilagan and Malou Mangahas PCIJ THE PHILIPPINE PRESS, widely held to be the freest and most rambunctious in Southeast Asia, has no reason to boast and gloat as journalists across the globe observe World Press Freedom Day today. Aside from [...]
The ‘only boss’ at battleground of principle
Hilario Davide Jr., singlehandedly holding the nation together through sheer integrity, remains my image of a chief justice. I walked to Edsa with the Class of 2001, listened to him speak at my graduation then and, with the greatest of pride, entered his alma mater, the UP College of Law. This image broadened to include Justice Antonio Carpio’s stand against a sham people’s initiative for Charter change and Chief Justice Reynato Puno’s rallying the nation against extrajudicial killings. Thus, the so-called assault on the Supreme Court comes as a visceral blow. Natalie Portman almost whispers, “So this is how liberty dies... with thunderous applause.”
JBC nominates Corona
JBC nominates Corona By Edu Punay The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines – Senior Associate Justice Renato Corona and three other contenders for chief justice are in the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC)’s shortlist to be sent to President Arroyo tomorrow. The eight-member collegial body led by retiring Chief Justice Reynato [...]
Fact-checking Chief Justice Puno to prevent a rewriting of history
In his June 20 column, Conrado de Quiros argued against observing seniority in the selection of the next chief justice. He cited the case of former Chief Justice Reynato Puno, who was first bypassed but later appointed by former President Gloria Arroyo.