Tuesday 11 December 2018
Home      All news      Contact us      Philipino
inquirer - 21 days ago

Opposition bets: Duterte can be impeached for statements on West PH Sea

President Rodrigo Duterte can be impeached for acknowledging that China already has possession of the West Philippine Sea (WPS), senatorial candidates from the Oposisyon Koalisyon (OK) said on Wednesday. OK s candidates who are also lawyers --- human rights lawyer Jose Manuel Diokno and former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay --- answered questions on whether the Chief Executive s statements go against the 1987 Constitution. As far as the legal merits are concerned, I believe there are sufficient bases for filing (an impeachment case), Diokno said in a briefing in Quezon City. From any legal standpoint, I would say it is clear that it s a culpable violation of the constitution...

Keep on reading: Opposition bets: Duterte can be impeached for statements on West PH Sea

Related news

Latest News
Hashtags:   

Opposition

 | 

Duterte

 | 

impeached

 | 

statements

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources