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Gwen ‘hopeful’ 2 lawyers say TRO chances ‘dim’

January 11, 2013


  SUSPENDED Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia said she remains “hopeful” the Court of Appeals 12th Division would rule in her favor while her lawyer-daughter Christina Frasco said she was happy with the proceedings yesterday. However, two other lawyers, including one present in the hearing yesterday to represent Acting Gov. Agnes Magpale, said chances were “dim” that […]

Gwen to seek relief even after TRO bid

January 3, 2013


If the Court of Appeals doesn’t issue a temporary restraining order to stop the suspension of Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia, her camp is prepared to take the legal battle to a higher court. “If a temporary restraining order is not issued, it is not the end of the road for us,” said her daughter and […]

It’s Christmas at the office for Garcia family

December 24, 2012


PENDING the issuance of a temporary restraining order (TRO) by the Court of Appeals, Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia and her family will spend Christmas at her Capitol office where she stayed in since Wednesday after being suspended. “Well, I said, I will stay here, so I am still here,” the governor told reporters yesterday. Garcia […]

Palace to Gwen respect legal process

December 21, 2012


MANILA—Malacañang appealed to suspended Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia to respect the “process” and “avail of legal remedy” such as seeking a restraining order instead of choosing to defy the suspension order handed down by Malacañang Tuesday. “We’ve said, time and again, that there is a legal process that is to be followed. All lawyers know […]

New lawyers of STC say order of judge against school is ‘void’

April 10, 2012


It was the judge himself who voided the temporary restraining order he issued against the school, officials of St. Theresa’s College said yesterday. Lawyers of the private Catholic school said school officials did not “defy” the Temporary Restraining Order of Regional Trial Court (RTC) Judge Wilfredo Navarro when STC continued to bar two graduating students […]