Chiz on Arroyo questioning DOJ-COMELEC panel before SC PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:22

Senator Chiz Escudero said yesterday that the COMELEC-DOJ was only fact finding and  It was COMELEC alone which deliberated  on the existence of probable cause to merit the filing of the case, not the DOJ.    “This is in accordance with the law. Whatever questions GMA and her husband may raise  against the joint panel is now moot having been overtaken by events and given  the “curative” action, on its own, by the COMELEC,” Escudero said.

“ Instead of raising technicalities, GMA should take advantage of the opportunity given her to prove her innocence, if indeed she is, and face the charges leveled against her squarely and on the merits,” he added/