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Comelec junks poll protest vs Cagayan governor

Nov 19, 2016 - 2:03 PM

The Comelec Second Division says the election protest of defeated gubernatorial bet Cristina Antonio is insufficient in form and content

CAGAYAN GOVERNOR. The Comelec Second Division has junked an election protest against Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba (left) filed by defeated candidate Cristina Antonio. File photo by Rappler

Poe: Campaign donors 'worried' over disqualification cases

Dec 11, 2015 - 3:07 PM

The senator however is confident that she still enjoys donors trust and confidence

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Dec 10, 2015 - 2:21 PM

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Comelec told: Poe misled voters about citizenship

Dec 07, 2015 - 6:04 PM

Petitioner Estrella Elamparo asks the poll body s Second Division to reconsider part of its ruling

Members of the Comelec Second Division believe there was no deliberate attempt on the senator's part to mislead, misinform or hide her citizenship issues from voters when she filed her COC for president in the 2016 elections. File photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Poe camp leaves inhibition up to Comelec execs

Dec 07, 2015 - 4:16 PM

The senator s lawyer believes the 3 commissioners who ruled against Poe can still change their minds

APPEAL. George Garcia, lawyer of presidential candidate and senator Grace Poe, presents to media the 63-page motion for reconsideration they filed at the Comelec Second Division on Monday, December 7. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Comelec clears key obstacle to Duterte presidential bid

Dec 07, 2015 - 1:57 PM

The Comelec says it is moot and academic to declare Duterte s placeholder Martin Diño a nuisance bet

EYEING THE PRESIDENCY. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte faces major obstacles in his presidential bid. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Comelec disenfranchises global Filipinos

Dec 06, 2015 - 9:30 AM

What the Comelec s Second Division therefore added to jurisprudence in one legal leap is this: Former Filipinos can never be deemed residents of the Philippines ever again unless they are first repatriated under RA 9225

Lawyer asks Comelec: Why prioritize disqualification cases vs Grace Poe?

Dec 03, 2015 - 10:59 PM

When there are about 100 others considered nuisance bets why tackle first the case vs a major candidate Poe s lawyer asks

NO DECEPTION. Senator Grace Poe says she is not trying to deceive anyone when she made 'honest mistakes' in her certificate of candidacy for senator in 2013. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Revilla’s 'kickbacks' more than Sandigan justices' total net worth

Jun 21, 2014 - 7:14 PM

[Exclusive] As of end 2012 the 14 anti graft court justices have a collective net worth of over P215 million – less than the P224 5 million that Revilla is accused of collecting from 2006 2010

More cases for Delfin Lee? SC allows DOJ preliminary probe

Mar 10, 2014 - 5:54 PM

The SC temporarily stops the justice department from conducting its preliminary investigation on 3 other criminal complaints against businessman Delfin Lee