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The Manila Times – SC waits for Leonen’s draft ruling on Marcos poll protest

By Jomar Canlas | The Manila Times Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Mario Victor Leonen has promised to issue a ruling this month on the election protest filed by former

Daily Tribune – Sol-Gen Calida’s options in the SALN cases

By Victor Avecilla |  Daily Tribune If Calida defends MC 1, he will weaken his stand that SALN should be accessible to the public. Last September, Ombudsman Samuel Martires issued

The Philippine Star – 2022 voter registration resumes today

By Mayen Jaymalin | The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections will resume today the voter registration for the May 2022 national and local polls, a Comelec

The Manila Times – Digital signature and the automated election system

By Lito Averia | The Manila Times SIGNING is a free and voluntary act of a natural person to demonstrate his agreement with the contents of a document or to

Manila Bulletin – Voter registration resumes on January 4

By Dhel Nazario | Manila Bulletin Voter registration is set to resume on the first Monday of January next year, an official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Wednesday.

The Manila Times – Smartmatic wins Comelec bidding over lowest bidder!

By Reynaldo O. Arcilla | The Manila Times AS promised, the following items will regularly be featured in this space as long as the authorities concerned do not do the

Manila Bulletin – Comelec girds up for the May, 2022 national elections

By Leslie Aquino | Manila Bulletin The Commission on Elections (Comelec) continues to prepare for the May, 2022 national and local polls, even if hindered by the coronavirus 2019 pandemic.

GMA News Online – Sotto: Death penalty, hybrid elections, OFW dep’t among Senate’s priorities

By DONA MAGSINO | GMA News Online The re-imposition of the death penalty will be among the priority measures to be tackled in the Senate in the continuation of the

Inquirer.net – Comelec allots P116M for laptops in 2022 polls

By Inquirer.net MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has allocated some P116 million for the purchase of 2,200 laptops to be used in the consolidation and canvassing of

Daily Tribune – Misuse of ‘judicial independence’ mantra

By Daily Tribune “Whoever wrote the IBP Makati chapter statement should read up on the Constitution before making any similar announcements in the future. On Saturday, 12 December 2020, the

Pilipino Mirror – HAHABOL PARA SA VOTER REGISTRATION PINAALALAHANAN NG COMELEC

By Pilipino Mirror PINAALALAHANAN ng Commission on Elections (Comelec) ang publiko kahapon na mayroon pa silang apat na araw upang maka-pagparehistro para sa 2022 National and Local Elections (NLE) ngayong

Business Mirror – Nearly 900,000 join Comelec voter listing drive; registration halted for holidays

By Samuel Medenilla | Business Mirror NEARLY 900,000 more Filipinos have registered with the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to be able to participate in the 2022 National and Local polls.

Journal Online – Impeachment ‘di dahil kay BBM

By Paul M. Gutierrez | Journal Online SA naging panayam natin noong Linggo, Disyembre 20, kay Ed Cordevilla, ang nagsampa ng kasong ‘impeachment’ laban kay Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic

Manila Standard – Hard pressed for defense

By Charlie V. Manalo | Manila Standard “Sitting on cases for more than 36 months or even 60 months is already laziness and malevolent indifference, my friend Larry Gadon says.”

Hataw! – Comelec kontrolado ng Smartmatic

By Mat Vicencio | Hataw! SA kabila ng panawagan ni Pangulong Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte na ibasura at huwag nang tangkilikin ang Smartmatic, nakapagtatakang hanggang ngayon ay patuloy pa rin ang

Politiko – Kaya pala! ‘Research firm’ Blueprint.ph has Cayetano fingerprints all over it

By Politiko The “research firm” that had its “findings” on presidentiables for 2022 published in major mainstream media outlets over the weekend is owned by someone connected to one of

Remate Online – Comelec sa publiko: Magparehistro na hanggang Dis. 29

By Remate Online Manila, Philippines – Pinayuhan ng Commission on Election (Comelec) ang mga nais magparehistro na mayroon na lamang limang araw bago matapos ang taong 2020 para magparehistro para

Maharlika TV – FLAG-Maharlika Sec-Gen pumalag sa ‘intellectual arrogance’ ni Justice Leonen

By Junex Doronio | Maharlika TV Ang secretary-general ng FLAG-MAHARLIKA na si Edwin Cordevilla habang nilalagdaan nya ang mga dokumento ng kasong impeachment kontra kay SC Associate Justice Marvic Leonen.

SOVEREIGN PH – Removing Leonen is an imperative: By impeachment, by quo warranto or by street justice or he can resign

By SOVEREIGN PH Benigno, webmaster of Get Real Philippines, one of the original vloggers who punished the BS Aquino regime, is fuming mad at Liberal Party president and Senator Kiko

Karoni Channel – NAKAKAGIGIL NA TALAGA! SMARTMATIC NATALO SA BIDDING PERO IBINALIK NG COMELEC

By Karoni Channel