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COMELEC NOT SLEEPING ON BONGBONG DISQUALIFICATION

Guanzon denies delaying release of ruling on Marcos DQ cases

 An official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday shrugged off claims that they are delaying the resolution of the disqualification cases against presidential aspirant Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., to allegedly favor one party.

“So it is not correct to say that we are delaying in order to favor one party,” said First Division Presiding Commissioner Rowena Guanzon in a Facebook live video.

At the same time, she added that the cases filed against the former senator which are pending before the First and Second Divisions have different grounds. Read More

COMELEC TO DECIDE ON MARCOS DISQUALIFICATION NEXT WEEK

Comelec eyes virtual promulgation of Marcos DQ cases

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is looking to hold a virtual promulgation of the decision on the disqualification cases filed against presidential aspirant Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. by next week.

“On or before January 17, the Comelec First Division will promulgate its Resolution on the DQ cases versus Marcos Jr. If not too risky, we will read it in the Session Hall on livestream,” poll body First Division Presiding Commissioner Rowena Guanzon posted on her Twitter account, @rowena_guanzon on Tuesday.

On Monday, the division raffled off the disqualification cases against the former Senator that are deemed submitted for resolution.

“The cases are submitted for Resolution and have been assigned to a ponente,” said Guanzon in a report in government news agency PNA.

COMELEC SCORES BONGBONG MARCOS FOR LYING OVER HIS SORE THROAT

Comelec exec wants Marcos to submit notarized med certificate

An official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday said she will require the camp of presidential aspirant Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to present his notarized medical certificate following his failure to attend a preliminary conference  of the disqualification cases filed against him last week.

First Division presiding Commissioner Rowena Guanzon said she would order Dr. Benedict Francis Valdecañas, Marcos’ attending physician, to submit a notarized medical certificate that was read by the respondent’s lawyer during the January 7 preliminary conference.

“Now I have to require the doctor who examined Marcos Jr to have his medical certificate notarized and indicate his medical license number,” said Guanzon in a report published by the Philippne News Agency (PNA) , based on Guanzon’s post on her Twitter account.