While Fourteen Senators Ask SC To Review Its 8-6 Ruling, 99% Of Filipinos Express Support For Sereno’s Ouster

3A739F04-ACC1-4659-894C-0BE71DDE0A97MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) –  A majority of the senators have banded together to ask the Supreme Court to review its decision to unseat Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno through a quo warranto petition and defend the Senate’s jurisdiction over impeachable officials.

Fourteen of the 23 senators have signed a resolution requesting the Supreme Court to review its May 11 ruling, and Sen. Risa Hontiveros has urged more of her colleagues to join them.

That’s MAJORITY of the Senators.

But the overwhelming majority of Filipinos support Sereno’s ouster.  No, not just an overwhelming majority, but a landslide majority.

B9D9DFD1-0DA2-4C99-87FE-FF3CD7BE280DIn a Facebook poll conducted by The Adobo Chronicles, 99% of respondents replied with ‘Hell, YES,’ when asked if the Supreme Court should strip Sereno of the position of Chief Magistrate.  Only 1% said, “For Heaven’s sake, NO!”

The people have spoken.  Will the Senators now shut up?


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.