Prof. Tony La Viña: Quo warranto pleas and impeachment proceedings - A lesson in Remedial Law

Professor Tony La Viña who teaches at the UP College of Law and writes the column “Eagle Eyes”, in the Manila Standard explains to his readers a little known legal procedure — the quo warranto petition. Given the recent move by Solicitor General Jose Calida, who filed such a petition in the Supreme Court, the good professor points to the consequences of doing so “despite a pending impeachment complaint of the House Justice Committee against Chief Justice Sereno.

The thought provoking article can be accessed at: http://manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/eagle-eyes-by-tony-la-vina/260817/quo-warranto-and-impeachment.html