Rising Moves Against Sereno, Morales

There are increasing moves against Supreme Court Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman (Philippine anti graft prosecutor) Conchita Carpio Morales.  A fellow court justice recently questioned some of Sereno’s actions, including one hinting of corruption. The issues involve the appointment of a key official, non-action in filling up long-vacant court positions, and unauthorized provision of allowance for foreign travel of staff members. Morales, meanwhile, was the subject of Duterte’s tirade for questioning the…

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