2 weeks Diokno calls for junking of Marcos’ electoral protest vs VP Leni MB
Human rights lawyer Chel Diokno joined the call for the Supreme Court, acting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), to dismiss former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.’s election protest against Vice President Leni Robredo. Jose Manuel “Chel” Diokno (FACEBOOK / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Diokno said the PET has no more reason to continue the case based on the results of the recount in the three pilot provinces chosen by Marcos due to the alleged poll fraud. The three pilot provinces were Camarines Sur, Iloilo, and Negros Oriental. After the manual revision and re-appreciation of ballots from these ... more