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SC asked to decide Grace Poe’s citizenship case

Sep 08, 2016 - 10:51 PM

Rizalito David has asked the Supreme Court to reverse the Senate Electoral Tribunal s decision that favored Grace Poe He files a motion to resolve the case for the best interest of all concerned as well as the nation

Poe's husband to get certificate of loss of nationality

May 06, 2016 - 10:25 AM

Presidential candidate Grace Poe reveals in an interview that her husband will get his Certificate of Loss of Nationality on Friday May 6 – 3 days before the May 9 polls

RENUNCIATION. Grace Poe's husband, Neil Llamanzares (left), formally renounced his US citizenship before a barangay chairman in Greenhills, San Juan.

Grace Poe's accusers to SC: Take 2nd hard look at facts

Mar 18, 2016 - 2:37 PM

The private respondents call the Supreme Court s decision declaring Grace Poe qualified to run for the presidency a 47 page perversion of the Constitution

SolGen: 99.9% chance children born in PH have Filipino parents

Feb 16, 2016 - 8:28 PM

In oral arguments on Grace Poe s disqualification Solicitor General Florin Hilbay use official statistics to support his argument that she is a natural born Filipino

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Feb 16, 2016 - 7:33 PM

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Clinton wins in Iowa, Sereno on Poe case, terrorism in Indonesia | 12PM wRap

Feb 03, 2016 - 12:43 PM

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SC justice: Did Grace Poe lie to immigration bureau?

Feb 02, 2016 - 9:00 PM

Justice Teresita De Castro says the bureau approved Grace Poe s application to reacquire her Philippine citizenship in 2006 based on false claims

The Supreme Court on Tuesday, Jan 26 resumes the oral arguments on the disqualification case against presidential aspirant and Senator Grace Poe-Llamanzares.

Sereno to Comelec: What proof do you want from Grace Poe?

Feb 02, 2016 - 6:19 PM

Commissioner Arthur Lim says the presidential contender could have presented DNA test results baptismal records family photos to prove she is natural born

COMELEC AT SC. Commissioners Rowena Guanzon Arthur Lim represent the Commission on Elections during the oral arguments of the Supreme Court on the disqualification case against presidential aspirant and Senator Grace Poe. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Chief Justice Sereno: We have rich domestic law on foundlings

Jan 26, 2016 - 8:25 PM

UPDATED Senior Justice Antonio Carpio asks why Grace Poe s camp believes regional principles of international law bind the Philippines when the country does not want to follow many regional principles

DAY 2. The Supreme Court on Tuesday, Jan 26 resumes the oral arguments on the disqualification case against presidential aspirant and Senator Grace Poe. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Leonen: Shouldn't Grace Poe carry burden of proving citizenship?

Jan 26, 2016 - 6:47 PM

For you to put your name for the public to choose you have the burden of [presenting] evidence correct? the Supreme Court justice asks Poe s counsel

BURDEN OF PROVING CITIZENSHIP. Leonen File Photo fropm OPAPP Facebook page.

VLOG: Poe says fight will go on despite Comelec 1st Division ruling

Dec 12, 2015 - 12:45 AM

Senator and presidential candidate Grace Poe says she will challenge the Comelec First Division ruling against her candidacy

VLOG: SET rules Grace Poe is natural-born Filipino

Dec 04, 2015 - 8:55 AM

The members of the tribunal vote the same 5 4

VLOG: Poe hurt by petitioner's accusations

Nov 11, 2015 - 8:41 PM

Poe says even refugees such as the Rohingyas of Myanmar ​ ​have origins

Grace Poe reveals negative results of DNA tests

Nov 04, 2015 - 5:45 PM

The presidential aspirant – whose citizenship is being questioned – says 2 persons were tested to see if they match her genetically but does not reveal their identities

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In Iloilo, Grace Poe finds new clues to real parents

Jun 05, 2015 - 11:09 PM

The senator whose citizenship at birth is being questioned in the run up to the presidential elections visits Iloilo City where she was abandoned as a child

BONUS. Grace Poe, shown here while campaigning for senator in 2013, says finding her biological parents will just be a bonus to her fight for the rights of foundlings like her. Rappler file photo

Controversies a waste of people’s time – Poe

Jun 05, 2015 - 8:56 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II defends the senator anew against the opposition’s tirades calling on parties to elevate the level of discussion

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Grace Poe: I'm a natural born Filipino citizen

May 18, 2015 - 6:03 PM

The senator used to be a dual citizen To revert back to Filipino citizenship you only have to renounce your US citizenship says Poe

PRESIDENCY? Senator Grace Poe enjoys high survey ratings