Muntinlupa trial court Judge Liezela Aquiatan has turned down the motion of detained Senator Leila De Lima who sought to be allowed to participate in Senate sessions and committee hearings through teleconferencing.
Senators must be physically present when sessions resume at the Senate on May 4 despite the threat of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III said Friday (May 1).
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon wants Senate sessions to be held via teleconference starting May 4 amid the continuing threat of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Senator Leila De Lima has slammed Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III and other Senate leaders for excluding her from joining Senate sessions that will be held via teleconference starting May 4.
Senate Majority Leader Migz Zubiri: We will seek court, Philippine National Police opinion on Leila De Lima’s bid to join Senate sessions
Detained Senator Bong Revilla's camp filed a motion at the Sandiganbayan's First Division asking the court