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The Manila Times – Hybrid election system heats up

By Lito Averia | The Manila Times SEVERAL proposed bills on the use of the hybrid election system have been filed in both houses of Congress. The proposed bills support

The Manila Times – Time to change our laws on election protests

By Antonio P. Contreras | The Manila Times SEN. Imee Marcos, chairman of the Senate Committee on Electoral Reforms, should begin the process to change the laws covering election protests.

Manila Standard – The Marcos-Robredo electoral protest

By Tony La Viña | Manila Standard “The country expects no less than this from our highest court.” In 2016, former Senator Ferdinand Marcos sought to contest his defeat to

Manila Standard – Putting itself in disrepute

By Rod Kapunan | Manila Standard “It would be tragic if the Presidential Electoral Tribunal were to do this.” The openly pro-Aquino appointee justice has calcified into his brain that

The Manila Times – Draft ruling vs Marcos poll protest divides SC

By Jomar Canlas | The Manila Times Several Supreme Court (SC) justices were inclined to oppose the draft decision circulated by Associate Justice Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa dismissing the poll protest

Business World – Court completes report on recount of ballots in Marcos election protest

By Business World THE SUPREME Court has finished its report on the recount of ballots in three pilot provinces where massive cheating took place, as alleged by losing 2016 vice-presidential

Daily Tribune – PET’s loss of credibility

By Ninez Cacho-Olivares | Daily Tribune “Why do the justices think that the PET process is credible, when there has been no credible resolution to the protests in the past?

Business Mirror – Expect a ‘voluminous’ progress report on Marcos poll protest vs Robredo–CJ

By Business Mirror CHIEF Justice Lucas Bersamin on Wednesday said the Supreme Court, sitting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), is expecting a “voluminous report” from Associate Justice Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa

Malaya – No foot-dragging on Robredo-Marcos protest: SC

By Ashzel Hachero | Malaya CHIEF Justice Lucas Bersamin yesterday said the Supreme Court sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal is not “foot-dragging” on the resolution of the nearly three

Manila Standard – PET says no foot-dragging in poll protest vs. Robredo

By Rey E. Requejo | Manila Standard Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin on Wednesday assured the public the Supreme Court, acting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal, was not “foot-dragging” the resolution of