2020 Bar Exams to be held next year

Credit to Author: Jomar Canlas, TMT| Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 09:31:15 +0000

The Supreme Court deferred anew the holding of the 2020 Bar exams due to the rising cases of coronavirus disease. Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Leonen moved to reschedule the bar examinations supposed to be held in November this year. “Due to the increasing number of Covid 19 cases, the prevailing community quarantine protocols all over the nation, and the continuing uncertainty, the Supreme Court en […]

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SC cancels 2020 Bar exams

Credit to Author: Jomar Canlas, TMT| Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 08:06:55 +0000

The Supreme Court has canceled the 2020 Bar examinations because of the Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic and the enhanced community quarantine. Chief Justice Marvic Leonen, who acts as the 2020 bar examinations chairman, said the SC en banc decided to cancel the exams scheduled in November 2020 “to give the Court ample time to […]

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Women top 2019 Bar exams

Credit to Author: Jomar Canlas, TMT| Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 04:15:26 +0000

A student from the University of Santo Tomas- Legaspi topped the 2019 Bar exams. Mae Diane Azores got a grade of 91.049, according to the Supreme Court. She was followed by Princess Fatima Parahiman of the University of the East with a grade of 89.5, Myra Baranda of the University of Santo Tomas-Legaspi, 88.8, Dawna […]

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Bar exam results out on April 29

Credit to Author: Jomar Canlas, TMT| Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:26:39 +0000

The Supreme Court (SC) announced on Thursday that it will release the results of the 2019 Bar Examinations on April 29, 2020. In the Notice issued by the Office of the Bar Confidant, signed by Rosita Nacional, Deputy Clerk of Court and Bar Confidant, the high court advised those who took the bar to “stay in their respective homes and check the results online.” […]

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Bar topnotcher found calling after being bullied as a kid

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Fri, 03 May 2019 23:24:02 +0000

Bar topnotcher found calling after being bullied as a kid

Bullied in grade school for being openly gay, Sean James Borja used his experience as a takeoff point for a career in law.

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Leila’s son, Binibining Pilipinas bet among bar passers

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Fri, 03 May 2019 23:23:34 +0000

Leila’s son, Binibining Pilipinas bet among bar passers

The results of the 2018 bar examinations gave detained opposition Sen. Leila de Lima her “happiest day in two years” as her son, Vicente Joshua Bohol, was among the 1,800 law graduates who made it.

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Hilbay dares new lawyers to defend, protect Constitution

Credit to Author: dmorcoso| Date: Fri, 03 May 2019 06:10:19 +0000

LUCENA CITY — Opposition senatorial candidate and former bar topnotcher Pilo Hilbay hailed the latest batch of lawyers in the country but dared them to become serious defenders and protectors of the constitution. “Congratulations to all who passed the bar. I hope you take your oath seriously to defend and protect the constitution,” Hilbay said […]

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