5 months De Lima urges high court to act on Duterte’s ‘acts of treason’ MB
By Hannah Torregoza  Opposition Senator Leila de Lima on Thursday expressed belief that ceding the Philippines’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) to China won’t be the last act of treason that President Rodrigo Duterte will commit. Senator Leila de Lima(MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) Thus, De Lima said, it is now up to the Supreme Court to resolve any treasonous act the Chief Executive makes, as she urges the high court to act on the petitions filed before it that seeks to enforce the Philippines sovereign rights in the West Philippine Sea. “Insofar as challenging Duterte’s treason and Congress’s silence is concerned, ... more