Court of Appeals blocks Binay’s suspension order

By , on March 16, 2015


Makati Mayor Erwin Binay show a minor bruise and pacifies supporters after he was brought to the Senate plenary when he refused to testify at the Senate hearing on Thursday (January 29, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
Makati Mayor Erwin Binay show a minor bruise and pacifies supporters after he was brought to the Senate plenary when he refused to testify at the Senate hearing on Thursday (January 29, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)

MANILA – Just a few hours after Makati Vice Mayor Romulo ‘Kid’ Peña was sworn in as acting Makati Mayor, the Court of Appeals issued a 60-day temporary restraining order (TRO) Monday (March 16) versus the preventive suspension order from the Office of the Ombudsman to Mayor Jejomar ‘JunJun’ Binay.

Oral arguments for Binay’s case will be on March 30 and 31, 2015.

More details to follow.