G.R. No. L-22443
May 29, 1971
THE COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS, petitioner, vs.
PHILIPPINE ACETYLENE COMPANY, and THE COURT OF TAX APPEALS, respondents.
The Philippine Acetylene Company is a corporation duly organized and existing under the la
Supreme Courts Ruling on Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP),
On September 25, 2013, Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada delivered a privilege
speech in the Senate of the Philippines to reveal that some Senators, including himself,
had been allotted
GLOBE MACKAY CABLE vs. CA and Tobias
While an employer has the right to dismiss an employee who was involved in
anomalous transactions, the right of dismissal should not be exercised in an abusive
manner, such as by making accusations of being a crook, fo
This petition for review on certiorari assails the January 22, 2004 Decision  of the Court
of Appeals in CA-G.R. SP No. 79742, which affirmed the Orders dated July 21,
2000and July 17, 2003 of the Regional Trial Cour
G.R. No. L-11973
June 30, 1959
FELIPE M. ROLDAN, plaintiff-appellant,
-versusPHILIPPINE VETERANS BOARD, ET AL., defendants-appellees.
Sergio I. Garcia and Oscar I. Garcia for appellant.
Acting Solicitor General Florencio Villamor for appellees.
On February 27, 1963, petitioner was charged before the Court of First Instance
of Batangas, Branch I, presided over by respondent Judge, with the offense, of bigamy.
It was alleged in the information that petitioner "being then lawfully married to
G.R. No. 4904 Martinez vs. Tan
Summarized by Jan Gannaban
Rosalia Martinez files a complaint and alleges that she was not married to
Angel Tan before the justice of the peace on September 25, 1907. Martinez
claims that she did not appear before the justic
[L-16439] [Geluz vs. Court of Appeals]
Summarized by [Hillary Go]
Antonio Geluz - appellant/physician/abortionist
Oscar Lazo plaintiff/husband of the woman who aborted her child
Nita Villanueva - *see above
FACTS: (In order of chronologi
G.R. No. L-11598
THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, plaintiff-appelee,
FEDERIC BUSTAMANTE, defendant-appellant.
Assistant Solicitor General Antonio A. Torres and Atty. Eduardo C. Abaya for appellee.
Ramon S. Milo for appellant.
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 227 July 17, 1987
AMENDING EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "FAMILY
CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"
I, CORAZON C. AQUINO, President of the Philippines, do hereby order:
Sec. 1. Article 26 of the Executive Order No. 209 is hereb
BORROMEO- HERRERA V. BORROMEO, 152 SCRA 171
Testator, a widower, died without forced heirs but leaving extensive properties
divising all his properties to Tomas, Fortunato and Amelia, all surnamed Borromeo, in
equal and undivided shares, and desig
Cua v. Commission on Elections (& Priv. Respondent Puzon) (1987)
Aruelo v. CA
1. The first division of Comelec rendered a 2-1 decision favoring
the petitioner but nevertheless suspended his proclamation as
winner in the lone congressional di
Case DIgest: Aglipay vs Ruiz
Facts of the Case:
The Director of Posts announced on May 1936 in Manila newspapers that he would order the issuance of
postage stamps for the commemoration of the 33rd International Eucharistic Congress celebration in the Cit
PHILCONSA V Enriquez
235 SCRA 506 Political Law Veto Power Part of the Legislative Process
Constitutionality of the Pork Barrel Countrywide Development Fund
This is a consolidation of cases which sought to question the veto authority of the pr
ABOITIZ SHIPPING CORPORATION VS. COURT OF APPEALS
GR. No. 89757, August 8, 1990
On October 28, 1980, M/V P/ Aboitiz took on board in Hong Kong for shipment to Manila one twentyfooter container holding 281 rolls of goods and one twenty-footer contai
G.R. NO. 187485 CIR V. SAN ROQUE POWER CORPORATION
San Roque is a domestic corporation with a principal office at Barangay San Roque, San
Manuel, Pangasinan. It was incorporated to design, construct, erect, assemble, own,
commission and operate pow
TAGANITO MINING CORPORATION VS CIR (2013)
G.R. No. 196113 is a petition for review assailing the Decision promulgated on 8 December 2010 as well
as the Resolution promulgated on 14 March 2011 by the CTA En Banc. In its Decision, the CTA En Banc
Estate Tax (1)
RAFAEL ARSENIO S. DIZON, in his capacity as
the Judicial Administrator of the Estate of the
deceased JOSE P. FERNANDEZ,
- versus -
COURT OF TAX APPEALS andCOMMISSIONER
OF INTERNAL REVENUE,
PUYAT V DEGUZMAN
On 14 May 1979, Puyat and his group were elected as directors of the International Pipe Industries. The election was
subsequently questioned by Acero (Puyats rival) claiming that the votes were not properly counted hence he filed a
35. BENGZON VS. SENATE BLUE RIBBON COMMITTEE
203 SCRA 767 Political Law Constitutional Law The Legislative Department Inquiry in
Aid of Legislation When not Allowed
It was alleged that Benjamin Kokoy Romualdez and his wife together with the Marcoses
Tobias vs Abalos - A case digest
ROBERT V. TOBIAS, ET AL. vs. BENJAMIN S. ABALOS, ET AL.
Mandaluyong and San Juan were one legislative district until the passage of the RA 7675 with title An Act Converting the Municipality of
Compiled 06/19/14 D.Comoro
REPUBLIC VS. VILLASOR, ET AL.
G.R. No. L-30671 November 28, 1973
Facts: On July 7, 1969, a decision was rendered in Special Proceedings No. 2156-R in favor of respondents P.J. Kiener Co.,
Ltd., Gavino Unchuan, and
Republic of the Philippines
G.R. No. 157584
April 2, 2009
CONGRESSMAN ENRIQUE T. GARCIA of the 2nd District of Bataan, Petitioner,
THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF
ENERGY, CALTEX PHILIPPINES, INC
Principle and State Policies
Section 1. The Philippines is a democratic and republican State. Sovereignty
resides in the people and all government authority emanates from them.
1. Villavicencio vs Lukban - A case digest
G.R. No. L-14639 March 25, 1919ZACA
Kasilag v. Rodriguez, 69 PHIL 217
Kasilag and Emiliana Ambrosio entered a contract of mortgage of improvements
of land acquired as homestead to secure the payment of the indebtedness og P1,000
plus interest. The parties stipulated that Ambrosio was
Republic Act No. 6809
December 13, 1989
AN ACT LOWERING THE AGE OF MAJORITY FROM TWENTY-ONE TO EIGHTEEN
YEARS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBERED TWO
HUNDRED NINE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representati
PEOPLE OF THE PHILS V. JOSEPH ASILAN Y TABORNAL
In the court of origin, the said accused, conspiring, and confederating with another whose true
name, real identity and present whereabouts are still unknown and mutually helping each other,
PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES
GARCHITORENA, ET. AL.
G.R. NO. 175605
August 28, 2009
September 22, 1995, at around 9:00 pmin the evening, Dulce Boreno along with his
brother Mauro Biay, was selling balut at Brgy dela Paz, Bian, Laguna.
PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES, Plaintiff-Appellee,
- versus MANUEL BAGOS, Accused-Appellant.
G.R. No. 177152
January 6, 2010
Manuel Bagos was charged with the crime of rape committed on or about the month of May,
1998 along the river bank in Pangasinan
ISAGANI YAMBOT V. HON. ARTEMIO TUQUERO
~On May 26, 1996, the Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI) printed an article headlined Judge
mauled me, says court employee, carrying the by-line of petitioner Volt Contreras (Contreras).