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Duterte is now a law unto himself

In a highly controversial decision, the Philippines’ Supreme Court narrowly voted (8-6) earlier this month to oust one of President Rodrigo Duterte’s top critics, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. The high court ruling has since provoked an outcry across the country, leading constitutional lawyers as well as prominent organizations from the legal profession, including the […]