All posts tagged "Wanda Vázquez"
Justice secretary: New Puerto Rico Government Act does not violate Constitution
Vázquez says measure does not encroach on powers of Legislature to approve laws, but rather recognizes its faculty to study Reorganization Plan and decide whether to approve it
- Posted November 15, 2017
P.R. Laws Block Condos From FHA Loans
"Derramas" cause condo owners to fall into delinquency
- Posted June 15, 2017
Referral of Guaynabo mayor to Special Prosecutor’s Office reveals fight for position
Special Independent Prosecutor's Panel has 90 days to decide whether to file charges
- Posted May 2, 2017
Guaynabo mayor not collaborating with Justice investigation
SAN JUAN – Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez remained silent Monday regarding the investigation against Guaynabo Mayor Héctor O’Neill, who allegedly settled a sexual harassment suit for a large sum of money. Gov. Ricardo Rosselló requested an investigation from...
- Posted March 27, 2017
Justice says labor reform doesn’t affect employees in unjustified dismissals
SAN JUAN – Although the labor reform signed into law Thursday by Gov. Ricardo Rosselló does not include language specifying that the burden of proof in unjustified dismissals falls on the employer, that was the intention of...
- Posted January 26, 2017
Designated Justice Secretary: PFEI “Isn’t Necessary”
When questioned by Rivera Schatz, she implied Justice could file cases of public integrity
- Posted January 14, 2017
Senators question possible conflict with designated DNRA-secretary
Eduardo Bhatia, the Popular Democratic Party (PDP) spokesperson, met with the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DNRA) Secretary, Tania Vázquez Rivera, on Friday, due to possible conflicts of interest that could arise after being appointed president of...
- Posted January 13, 2017
Green Light for Puerto Rico’s New Prosecutor General
SAN JUAN – Olga B. Castellón Miranda will be the new prosecutor general of Puerto Rico’s Department of Justice after her appointment was approved in Washington, D.C., Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez said Monday. During an interview with...
- Posted January 9, 2017
Justice Secretary expects successor to uphold human rights
Wanda Vázquez was the governor-elect's choice to preside the public agency
- Posted December 1, 2016