LA City Attorney Mike Feuer hosts forum with California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye

In celebration of the Asian Pacific American Heritage month, LA City Attorney Mike Feuer hosted a community forum with California Chief Justice Tani Gorre Cantil-Sakauye at the Deaton Auditorium last week. Chief Justice Tani Gorre Cantil-Sakauye is a Filipino-American we take...

SC suspends judge for alleged involvement in court records arson case

MANILA, May 14 (Mabuhay) – The Supreme Court (SC) has suspended a judge in Tagaytay City who was charged for his alleged involvement in the arson incident to destroy case records that could expose his wrongdoings. In an en banc ruling, the SC through Associate Justice Lucas...

Judge asks SC to strike down JBC’s 5-year requirement for applicants

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A judge from Mindanao has asked the Supreme Court to strike down a Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) policy requiring judges to have at least five years of experience in the lower courts before applying in second-level tribunals. In his petition, presiding Judge...

Fil-Am Headliners: A Deputy DA and a celebrity beauty-maker

by Myrna Aquitania Deputy DA Teresa Pineda Magno bids for LA Superior Court Seat  At a recent “Night of Fine Food and Wine” at Rafi’s Village, in Burbank, this writer was among the guests at the campaign fundraiser for Fil-Am Deputy DA Teresa Pineda Magno in her bid for LA...