The Court of Appeals granted the petition of Atty.  Alvarez in CA G.R. SP. No. 127690 and voided the probable cause ruling of Judge Reyes of the Pampanga RTC for having been issued with grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction. The warrant of arrest against Atty. Alvarez was likewise recalled, quashed and lifted directly enjoining the PNP, NBI and all law enforcement agencies not to implement the warrant of arrest. Judge Reyes was also directed by the appellate court not to anymore proceed against Atty. Alvarez in Criminal Case No. 18480.

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