The motion of the private prosecutors, headed by Atty. Joselito Bayatan, et al to suspend Bacolod City Mayor Monico O. Puentevella dated and filed on June 18, 2015 and the Opposition to and in connection with this motion dated July 13, 2015 and filed on July 16, 2015 in SB-14CRM-0108 was DENIED without prejudice to its refiling, provided that the refiling of the motion would comply with Section 4 Rule 15 of the Rules of Court.
Atty. Bong Dilag, Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella and City Legal Officer Atty. Rayfrando Diaz, II prior to the announcement that the Sandiganbayan has denied the suspension motion filed against the Mayor.*