2 weeks SC denies OSG requests for copies of Leonen’s SALNs MB
The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday denied the requests of the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) and a private law practitioner to secure copies of the statements of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALNs) of Associate Justice Marvic Mario Victor F. Leonen for the purpose of filing a quo warranto case against him. (MANILA BULLETIN) A quo warranto “is a special civil action brought in the name of the Philippines against a person who usurps, intrudes into, or unlawfully holds or exercises a public office, position, or franchise.” Denied were the requests filed by Solicitor General Jose C. ... more