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New charter could extend Duterte’s rule until 2030

If a new proposed constitution is passed as drafted, then Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte could in theory extend his term in office until 2030, well beyond the current six-year, one-term limit. A special Consultative Committee composed of leading experts and jurists handpicked by the president recently finalized the draft of a new charter that proposes […]