2007 elections - updates

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Abalos acquitted in 2nd electoral sabotage case

Feb 02, 2015 - 4:50 PM

A Pasay court says there was sufficient evidence to prove that the election results in North Cotabato were altered but it wasn t established that instructions came from the former Comelec chief

ACQUITTED. Former Comelec chairman Benjamin Abalos with wife and son after his acquittal on charges of election fraud on February 2, 2015. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Fewer candidates for local posts in 2013

Mar 29, 2013 - 7:00 AM

The numbers this year are the lowest in 3 elections

Rappler Newscast | June 14, 2012

Jun 14, 2012 - 8:54 PM

A former election official testifies ex Pres Arroyo ordered the ex Gov of Maguindanao to cheat for her party in the 2007 polls | PAGASA ugprades Butchoy international name Guchol to severe tropical storm | Liberal Party has unofficial list of 15 20 names for senatorial slate

Fuming Abalos walks out of Pasay court

Jun 07, 2012 - 11:04 AM

UPDATED Abalos decries the presiding judge s decision on his co accused in an electoral sabotage case but returns to the courtroom about an hour after his walkout

Comelec: Arroyo case strong despite missing witness

May 31, 2012 - 7:18 PM

The missing witness is not the star witness in the electoral sabotage case the Comelec says

HOSPITAL ARREST. Detained former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo may post bail if prosecutors fail to show strong evidence of guilt. Graphics by Analette Abesamis

Koko in LP slate? ‘Let’s talk,’ he says

Apr 26, 2012 - 1:57 PM

Sen Koko Pimentel is not surprised that he has been named as a possible senatorial candidate of the LP in 2013

Another poll cheat case awaits Abalos

Jan 21, 2012 - 8:21 PM

Ex Comelec chair accused of consipiring to rig 2007 poll results in South Cotabato