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Nigerian Govt Concludes First Phase Of Boko Haram Prosecution — SGFG

FG concludes first phase of Boko Haram prosecution

The Federal Government says it has completed the first phase of prosecution of Boko Haram suspects in its custody, with the next phase to begin soon . 654 more words


A Record Set by the OSG During the Obama Years

The Solicitor General’s Office (OSG) has a special relationship with the Supreme Court.  In the role of adviser the Solicitor General is often referred to as the  1,804 more words

Judicial Behavior

The Court's Recent Lack of Support for the Federal Government's Agenda

This is the first of a series of two posts examining the federal government’s litigation in the Supreme Court. While this post looks at the last several terms of government litigation, the next will analyze the government’s upcoming cases. 1,476 more words

Judicial Behavior

Philippine Solicitor General will defend President Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao at the Supreme Court, if there is a complaint

Published May 26, 2017, 4:59 PM

By Argyll Cyrus Geducos

The Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) on Friday said it will defend President Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao at the Supreme Court (SC) in the event that someone files a petition. 375 more words

Column: The unfortunate Calida, ‘16th Justice’

Published on February 21, 2017.

I have not met Solicitor General Jose Calida, but his reputation precedes him. He likes, shall we say, to cut a figure. 652 more words

Readings In Politics

Case Brief: Tiu v Court of Appeals

G.R. No. 162370     April 21, 2009





The case stemmed from a criminal charge for slight physical injuries filed by Edgardo Postanes (Postanes) against Remigio Pasion (Pasion). 517 more words

Case Digests

Alberta appoints new chief medical examiner with extensive experience in forensic pathology

A forensic pathologist has been appointed Alberta’s new chief medical examiner.

Dr. Elizabeth Brooks-Lim has been appointed to the position after serving as interim acting chief medical examiner since July. 325 more words