2020 January

THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, PLAINTIFF-APPELLEE, V. PAOLO LUIS GRATELA Y DAVILLO, ACCUSED-APPELLANT.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 225961, January 06, 2020 ] THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, PLAINTIFF-APPELLEE, V. PAOLO LUIS GRATELA Y DAVILLO, ACCUSED-APPELLANT. D E C I S I O N J. REYES, JR., J.: A conviction for rape may be sustained based on the medical-legal report and testimonial evidence of the victim and the medico-legal …

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IMELDA SZE, SZE KOU FOR, & TERESITA NG, PETITIONERS, VS. BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE, REPRESENTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE, RESPONDENTS.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 210238, January 06, 2020 ] IMELDA SZE, SZE KOU FOR, & TERESITA NG, PETITIONERS, VS. BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE, REPRESENTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE, RESPONDENTS. DECISION REYES, J. JR., J.: The Facts The respondent Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) issued Revenue Regulation 8-2001 or the Voluntary Assessment Program (VAP), …

IMELDA SZE, SZE KOU FOR, & TERESITA NG, PETITIONERS, VS. BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE, REPRESENTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE, RESPONDENTS. Read More »

SALVACION ZALDIVAR-PEREZ, PETITIONER, VS. HON. FIRST DIVISION OF THE SANDIGANBAYAN, PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, REPRESENTED BY ASSISTANT SPECIAL PROSECUTOR III MA. HAZELINA TUJAN-MILITANTE, OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL PROSECUTOR, OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN, RESPONDENTS.

SECOND DIVISION[ G.R. No. 204739, January 14, 2020 ] SALVACION ZALDIVAR-PEREZ, PETITIONER, VS. HON. FIRST DIVISION OF THE SANDIGANBAYAN, PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, REPRESENTED BY ASSISTANT SPECIAL PROSECUTOR III MA. HAZELINA TUJAN-MILITANTE, OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL PROSECUTOR, OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN, RESPONDENTS. Hernando, J.: Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari[1] (under Rule 65 …

SALVACION ZALDIVAR-PEREZ, PETITIONER, VS. HON. FIRST DIVISION OF THE SANDIGANBAYAN, PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, REPRESENTED BY ASSISTANT SPECIAL PROSECUTOR III MA. HAZELINA TUJAN-MILITANTE, OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL PROSECUTOR, OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN, RESPONDENTS. Read More »

JESUS EDANGALINO Y DIONISIO, PETITIONER, VS. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, RESPONDENT.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 235110, January 08, 2020 ] JESUS EDANGALINO Y DIONISIO, PETITIONER, VS. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, RESPONDENT. D E C I S I O N PERALTA, C.J.: Assailed in this petition for review on certiorari[1] is the Decision[2] dated March 28, 2017 of the Court of Appeals (CA) in CA-G.R. CR No. …

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ATTY. PEDRO B. AGUIRRE, COMPLAINANT, V. ATTY. CRISPIN T. REYES, RESPONDENT.

FIRST DIVISION[ A.C. No. 4355, January 08, 2020 ] ATTY. PEDRO B. AGUIRRE, COMPLAINANT, V. ATTY. CRISPIN T. REYES, RESPONDENT. D E C I S I O N LAZARO-JAVIER, J.: The Case Almost a quarter of century ago, complainant Atty. Pedro B. Aguirre charged respondent Atty. Crispin T. Reyes with multiple violations of the Code …

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PAPERTECH, INC ., VS. PETITIONER, JOSEPHINE P. KATANDO,RESPONDENT.

THIRD DIVISION[ G.R. No. 236020, January 08, 2020 ] PAPERTECH, INC ., VS. PETITIONER, JOSEPHINE P. KATANDO,RESPONDENT. D E C I S I O N CARANDANG, J.: This is a Petition for Review on Certiorari[1] filed by petitioner Papertech, Inc. (Papertech) assailing the Decision[2] dated August 18, 2017 and Resolution[3] dated December 1, 2017 of …

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