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Manila Standard Today
Economy expanded over 6% in Q3—INGof Representatives on May 31. The Senate is now tackling HB 5636 along with SB
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 hours ago
of Representatives on May 31. The Senate is now tackling HB 5636 along with SB 1408 that was filed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and which is the original DoF version. Dominguez said the new revenue architecture would be conducive... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -in politics. We should not close doors or burn bridges unless absolutely called
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 5 hours ago
in politics. We should not close doors or burn bridges unless absolutely called for or warranted.” So was Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III’s response to Rappler.com on former president and outgoing Pampanga 2nd District Rep. Gloria... Read more
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The Manila Times
Defend blogger, de Lima calls on publicdenouncing EJKs. Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan from the minority bloc authored
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
denouncing EJKs. Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan from the minority bloc authored the resolution. The seven senators were Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, Vicente Sotto 3rd, Richard Gordon, Emmanuel Pacquiao, Juan Miguel Zubiri, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tools at the CAto get through the wringer of the Commission on Appointments (CA)? The 25-man b
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
to get through the wringer of the Commission on Appointments (CA)? The 25-man bicameral body – chaired by Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III – is again asked the question of how such pressure groups are able to block Cabinet members or... Read more
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The Manila Times
Defend unmasked blogger against cyber bullies — De Limaminority bloc authored the resolution. The seven senators, who were bashed on
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
minority bloc authored the resolution. The seven senators, who were bashed on social media by anti-Duterte netizens were Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, Vicente Sotto 3rd, Richard Gordon, Emmanuel Pacquiao, Juan Miguel Zubiri, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sotto: NBI closing in on 5 bloggerswas posted by the handlers of “Silent No More” (SNM) blog and “Pinoy Ako Blog”
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
was posted by the handlers of “Silent No More” (SNM) blog and “Pinoy Ako Blog” (PAB). The blog post claimed that Senators Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, Richard Gordon, Emmanuel Pacquiao, Juan Miguel Zubiri, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, Cynthia Villar, and Sotto... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Comelec chief’s impeachment a farce, says predecessorof the 2018 budget and the comprehensive tax reform package should the impeachm
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
of the 2018 budget and the comprehensive tax reform package should the impeachment trial push through. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III gave assurance the impeachment cases would not affect the legislative work of the Senate, noting trials... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Anti-Duterte blogger comes out in the opena stop to the killing of minors in the government’s war against illegal drugs.
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
a stop to the killing of minors in the government’s war against illegal drugs. The seven senators—Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, Vicente Sotto III, Manny Pacquiao, Cynthia Villar, Gregorio Honasan II, Juan Miguel Zubiri and Richard... Read more
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Inquirier.net
80% still approve of Duterte–Pulse Asiagot 48-percent approval and 45-percent trust ratings from Class ABC. Chief Jus
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
got 48-percent approval and 45-percent trust ratings from Class ABC. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez saw their ratings slide. Only about a third of survey respondents... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace: No expulsion of EU envoysif the government continued to refuse to allow an independent investigation of
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
if the government continued to refuse to allow an independent investigation of killings in the country. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said Mr. Duterte’s rant was just “an outburst” that should be taken “in context.” The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte unapologetic about anti-EU rantare efforts to reach out to the EU mission and explain the context of the Presi
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
are efforts to reach out to the EU mission and explain the context of the President’s latest statements. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, in a separate interview, also stressed the need to take Duterte’s statements in its proper... Read more
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Pilipino Star
80% approval for Rodystill persist in our society,” he said. Duterte’s allies, on the other hand, w
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
still persist in our society,” he said. Duterte’s allies, on the other hand, welcomed the survey result. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said he was not surprised by the results of the poll. “I can also feel the support for the President... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
8 out of 10 Pinoys trust Duterte—Pulse Asiatrust scores, albeit lower, were Vice President Leni Robredo (57 percent and 55
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
trust scores, albeit lower, were Vice President Leni Robredo (57 percent and 55 percent, respectively) and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III (55 percent and 52 percent, respectively). PROFESSIONAL FACELIFT. President Rodrigo Duterte urges... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte threatens to jail Reds, other dissidentsa new one would replace the current administration I am on guard,” he added. I
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
a new one would replace the current administration I am on guard,” he added. In a related development, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said he had instructed the Senate’s IT Department to find out what security measures could be adopted... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
SWS, Pulse Asia poles apart on Rody ratingsshowing that its two top leaders, President and Party Chairman Rodrigo Duterte,
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
showing that its two top leaders, President and Party Chairman Rodrigo Duterte, and Senate President and Party President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, continue to enjoy high trust and satisfaction ratings from the public. The SWS said the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace: No order to expel EU envoysThey were happy with what we told them and appreciate our gesture,” Lopez added
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
They were happy with what we told them and appreciate our gesture,” Lopez added. ‘Just an outburst’ Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel 3rd said the European Union mission in the Philippines must not take seriously the “order” of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Dip in ratings 'expected,' says Sereno's spokespersonof Vice President Leni Robredo to rise to +41, a five point difference from the
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
of Vice President Leni Robredo to rise to +41, a five point difference from the +36 rating in June. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III’s rating reached a personal record-high of +41, netting a 13-point rise from the June... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A decade after poll fraud allegations, Koko open to running with Arroyoa common saying that there are no permanent friends or enemies in politics, onl
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
a common saying that there are no permanent friends or enemies in politics, only permanent interests. Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III has said that he is open to running alongside former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Koko: Duterte outburst was defense of 'Filipino values', sovereigntyMANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Friday d
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Friday defended President Rodrigo Duterte's profanity-laced attack on the European Union, saying it was “just an outburst.” Duterte on Thursday warned the EU ambassadors to leave... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE: Duterte still most trusted PH official- Pulse Asia13-percentage point drop in the trust rating of Vice-President Robredo in the r
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
13-percentage point drop in the trust rating of Vice-President Robredo in the rest of Luzon,” it added. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno meanwhile experienced “marked... Read more
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The Manila Times
Robredo, Pimentel net satisfaction ratings up; Alvarez, Sereno fall — SWShygiene kits, sinks and toilet bowls; P1.4 million for food packs and multivita
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
hygiene kits, sinks and toilet bowls; P1.4 million for food packs and multivitamins. Aside from Robredo, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, scored a high net satisfaction rating at 46 percent – a 13-percent jump from his 35 percent rating in... Read more
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Sun Star
Pulse Asia: Duterte remains most trusted, highest rated execPimentel Apart from Duterte, Pulse Asia said Vice President Maria Leonor "Leni
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
Pimentel Apart from Duterte, Pulse Asia said Vice President Maria Leonor "Leni" Robredo and Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III managed to enjoy majority approval and trust scores. Robredo posted a 57 percent approval... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte still most trusted PH official — Pulse AsiaLeonor “Leni” Robredo, on the other hand, obtained 57 percent approval and 55 p
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
Leonor “Leni” Robredo, on the other hand, obtained 57 percent approval and 55 percent trust ratings. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd posted a 55-percent approval and 52-percent trust score while Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez received a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pulse Asia: Duterte retains 'big majority' approval, trust ratingsand 62 percent, respectively. Also enjoying majority approval and trust scores
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
and 62 percent, respectively. Also enjoying majority approval and trust scores, albeit lower ones, was Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III at 55 percent and 52 percent, respectively. On the other hand, big pluralities to near majorities are... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte “resurrects” Salamat Hashim; warns “fighting everywhere in Mindanao” if…leaders of the House of Representatives and the Senate — Davao del Norte Rep. P
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
leaders of the House of Representatives and the Senate — Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel — are both Mindanawons. Papandayan told MindaNews on October 10, that the three committee chairs met a day... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SWS: Robredo satisfaction rating up; Alvarez, Sereno scores dropat times been trumpeted when they are favorable to a person or party and played
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
at times been trumpeted when they are favorable to a person or party and played down when they are not. Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III reached a personal record-high of +41 in the September survey, a 13-point rise from +33 in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bautista leaves fate to Duterteamassing ill-gotten wealth and receiving “referral fees” from election technolo
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
amassing ill-gotten wealth and receiving “referral fees” from election technology contractor Smartmatic. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has remarked that Bautista could avoid an impeachment trial if he resigns effective... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate plans realignment of P900M in drug war fundsboxes to allow the public to anonymously report alleged drug dependents, peddle
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
boxes to allow the public to anonymously report alleged drug dependents, peddlers and other criminals. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said on Thursday that a big portion of the P900-million fund could be used to augment the PDEA’s budget... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate to try Comelec chiefconvene as an impeachment court to try Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairm
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
convene as an impeachment court to try Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Juan Andres Bautista, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel 3rd said on Thursday. Pimentel at the same time assured his colleagues Bautista’s trial won’t... Read more
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Pilipino Star
He didn’t see it comingif he makes his resignation effective not later but immediately. The same piec
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
if he makes his resignation effective not later but immediately. The same piece of advice was echoed by Senate president Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III who counts on the better judgment of the Comelec chairman to spare himself and Comelec from the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Robredo’s September satisfaction rating up -SWShad +21 in June but her rating was down to +9 in September. ADVERTISEMENT The
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
had +21 in June but her rating was down to +9 in September. ADVERTISEMENT The net satisfaction rating of Senate President Aquilino III Pimentel gained 13 points from +33 in June to +46 in September. The net satisfaction rating of House Speaker... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bautista unmoved by impeachmenta backseat once the Senate begins the impeachment trial against Chairman Andy B
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
a backseat once the Senate begins the impeachment trial against Chairman Andy Bautista,” Drilon said. But Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III guaranteed there will be no delay because they will hold the trial on days when they are off from... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PDEA vows ‘less bloody’ war on drugsCarlos said the PNP would focus on other crimes, including assassins for hire w
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
Carlos said the PNP would focus on other crimes, including assassins for hire who ride on motorcycles. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said the P900-million budget for the PNP’s Oplan Tokhang could be removed as a result of the latest... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Slower chamber? Bills pile up at Senate — Housein the Senate when it resumes session on Nov. 13 following a one-month break th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
in the Senate when it resumes session on Nov. 13 following a one-month break that started on Oct. 12. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said the two measures are currently pending on second reading. The TRAIN measure is being pushed by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bam: Opposition senators’ staff accounts planted with ‘LP destab’ mailsincidents have already been reported to the Senate’s Office of the Sergeant-of-
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
incidents have already been reported to the Senate’s Office of the Sergeant-of-arms (OSAA), as well as Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. They had also coordinated with the Department of Information and Communications Technology... Read more
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Sun Star
Lagman: Drafting of articles of impeachment vs Bautista 'premature'to adjourn Thursday, October 12 and will resume session on November 13. 'No ne
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
to adjourn Thursday, October 12 and will resume session on November 13. 'No need for trial' But Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III and opposition Senator Francis Pangilinan said there is no need for a trial against Bautista if... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Like Fariñas, Alvarez not keen on running for senatorsaid the six senatorial candidates to be fielded by the party that were disclos
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
said the six senatorial candidates to be fielded by the party that were disclosed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III could still be changed. “Some names may be added and some names may be removed, because as the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Arroyo joins PDP-Labanfor those who believe in its principles, whether it is in power or not. We are
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
for those who believe in its principles, whether it is in power or not. We are not a party of political convenience,” Sen. Aquilino Pimentel, president of PDP-Laban. “By stopping recruitment, we will have time to indoctrinate and train our... Read more
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Pilipino Star
De Lima to appeal SC ruling on arrestshe said, adding that she has no illusions of being freed while President Duter
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
she said, adding that she has no illusions of being freed while President Duterte remains in power. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Tuesday said the SC ruling must be respected. “They (magistrates) have studied the case more... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bautista impeachedreceipt of the Articles of Impeachment, the Senate shall set the date and time
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
receipt of the Articles of Impeachment, the Senate shall set the date and time to consider the articles. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III should inform the House if the chamber is ready to receive prosecutors at specified time and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Gordon clams up, Trillanes cries ‘cover-up’ over reporton the report, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said he has not yet read
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
on the report, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said he has not yet read or even seen a copy of it. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said he has not yet read the report. He also noted that since it is a draft, there can still be some... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bautista impeachedwill go directly to [the] Senate. This may come probably when we resume session
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
will go directly to [the] Senate. This may come probably when we resume session by November,” he said. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III told ANC that the Senate is ready to receive and hear the ouster complaint against Bautista. “The... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
FC Barcelona, Milo reveal 1st PH team to undergo Spain trainingto be held in Camp Nou on Oct. 15 to 23. The MILO FCB Road to Barcelona team t
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
to be held in Camp Nou on Oct. 15 to 23. The MILO FCB Road to Barcelona team that conducted the selection camp (from left Aquilino “Ake” Pastoral, III (Grassroots Football Manager, Philippine Football Federation), Arnau Blanco (Coach, FCB Escola),... Read more
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Sun Star
Alvarez will not run for Senate in 2019Pilipino - Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban). The plan to have him as the slate's cam
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
Pilipino - Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban). The plan to have him as the slate's campaign manager was bared by Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III last week. Pimentel named six senatorial bets that will be endorsed by the party. Aside from... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Arroyo joins ruling PDP-Labanas the party chairman from 2008 to 2009. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
as the party chairman from 2008 to 2009. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Monday said that the ruling PDP-Laban will no longer accept new members by the end of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alvarez okay as party’s campaign manager, not as senatorial candidate in 2019assigned to me, I will accept it,” Alvarez said in Filipino. He said the initi
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
assigned to me, I will accept it,” Alvarez said in Filipino. He said the initial six names revealed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III would still be open to changes. Alvarez said some names may still be added and dropped from the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
War vs drugs led to drop in murder cases—PNPclaimed was the restoration of peace and order in the streets. Dela Rosa last
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
claimed was the restoration of peace and order in the streets. Dela Rosa last week earned a rebuke from Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, an ally of Mr. Duterte, who said the large number of unsolved “deaths under investigation” is... Read more
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The Manila Times
The ravages of impeachmentcrowd at EDSA and administered the oath to Vice President Gloria Macapagal Arro
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
crowd at EDSA and administered the oath to Vice President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo as acting President. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel Jr. ended up holding the microphone for Mrs. Arroyo. This was the first major blow to the impeachment... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Not a far-fetched optioncounts support from chief allies leading the 17th Congress who both hail from M
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
counts support from chief allies leading the 17th Congress who both hail from Mindanao, namely, Senate president Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and House Speaker and Davao Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez. The President cited with satisfaction that... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SC votes to keep De Lima in jailjustices may change their minds once De Lima files her appeal. Drilon said the
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
justices may change their minds once De Lima files her appeal. Drilon said the minority bloc would press Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III to have their resolution to have the chamber ask the courts concerned to let De Lima participate in... Read more
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