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Manila Standard Today – Justice for our democracy

By Orlando Oxales | Manila Standard Today  Just more than a year after conducting what many perceived as the most efficient and credible elections in the country’s history, the Commission

Inquirer.net – Marcos camp welcomes SC ruling acting as PET

By Tetch Torres-Tupas | Inquirer.net  The camp of former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos welcomed the ruling of the Supreme Court, acting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), denying with finality the

ABS-CBN News – Fight not over: Marcos camp says no full victory for Leni

ABS-CBN News  MANILA – (UPDATED) The camp of former Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr., said Wednesday their bid to oust Vice President Leni Robredo is not yet over even after the

The Manila Times – PET junks Robredo bid to dismiss poll protest

By Jomar Canlas | The Manila Times  The Supreme Court has junked the appeal of Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo to dismiss the election protest filed by former senator

Manila Standard Today – PET orders retrieval of ballot boxes in VP race

Rey E. Requejo | Manila Standard Today  THE Supreme Court, acting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal, has ordered the retrieval of ballot boxes in three pilot provinces—Camarines Sur, Iloilo and Negros

Rappler – VP electoral protest ‘exactly where we wanted it to be’ – Marcos camp

By Mara Cepeda | Rappler  MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The camp of former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr is unfazed by the decision of the Supreme Court, sitting as the

GMA News Online – Poll protest exactly where Bongbong Marcos wants it to be, lawyer says

By Virgil Lopez | GMA News Online  The camp of former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Tuesday welcomed the directive of the Supreme Court (SC), sitting as the Presidential

The Manila Times – Comelec commissioner should be impeached for graft, misconduct

The Manila Times  Election advocate Glenn Chong has asked the Office of the Ombudsman to investigate Commission on Elections (Comelec) Senior Commissioner Christian Robert Lim for graft and corruption and

Philstar – Comelec commissioner faces complaint over P240-M ‘midnight’ deal

By Elizabeth Marcelo | Philstar  MANILA, Philippines — Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Christian Robert Lim is facing another complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman over the P240-million “midnight

Inquirer.net – Ex-solon wants Ombudsman to probe poll commissioner Lim for impeachment purposes

By Vince Nonato | Inquirer.net  Former Biliran Rep. Glenn Chong has asked the Office of the Ombudsman to investigate Commission on Elections Commissioner Christian Robert Lim for graft and later