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President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday said he is open to constitutional amendments, expressing what he perceives to be a need to clip the “limitless” powers of the Supreme Court, while potentially paving the way for a second term for himself. InterAksyon

In an exclusive interview with News5’s resident legal analyst Atty. Mel Sta. Maria, Mr. Aquino replied to the question of “Sarado ba kayo sa pag-aamyenda ng Constitution hanggang ngayon?” (Are you still closed to amending the Constitution until now?) InterAksyon

Aquino replied: “Bago nito, bago nangyari lahat ng ito, sarado….aminado ako (Before all these things happened, I was closed to it, I admit that).”
“Pero ngayon, napapag-isip ako talaga… yung tinatawag na judicial reach (But now, I’m seriously rethinking things. Because of the judicial reach.)” InterAksyon

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