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The week in photos: February 9-15, 2019

Feb 16, 2019 - 5:54 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

WE ARE MARIA. Students and rights activists picket the NBI headquarters in Manila where Rappler CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa is detained following her arrest for the charge of cyberlibel on February 13, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Duterte: New Constitution should abolish party list

Jul 29, 2016 - 9:54 PM

President Duterte insists the party list is being abused by wealthy Filipinos who create them just to get seats in Congress

DUTERTE AND CONGRESS. President Rodrigo Duterte greeted by lawmakers during his SONA in Batasang Pambansa on July 25, 2016. Photo by Presidential Photographers Division

'Only 9 party-list petitions should be returned to Comelec'

Apr 08, 2013 - 12:45 AM

The groups were disqualified for failing to prove they were from marginalized and underrepresented sectors

9, NOT 54. Sereno said only 9 petitions of disqualified partylist groups should be remanded to Comelec.

SC shakes up party list in new verdict

Apr 05, 2013 - 1:58 PM

Political parties do not have to represent the marginalized sectors to be able to participate in the party list elections says the High Tribunal in a landmark ruling

NEW GUIDELINES. SC introduced new parameters in determining what groups could qualify for the partylist system.