Thursday, 28 Jan 2021

Lawyers Group Will Gather Over 6M Signatures To Draft Law Granting ABS-CBN’s Franchise

The group of lawyers launch to gather over 6million signatures to draft a law granting ABS-CBN franchise.

A CNNPH reporters named Rex Remetio, according to his report, group of lawyers have been drafting law through people’s initiative granting ABS-CBN franchise.

“My team and I have drafted a Proposed Initiative on the franchise renewal of ABS-CBN, and we analyzed the requirements necessary to make an Initiative possible. We also suggested a practical way-forward,” public attoryney Dino de Leon said to CNN reporter.

Under People’s Initiative and Referendum Act, Before the schedule of referendum for the proposed national law granting ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal, the COMELEC will verify first the signatures from almost 10 percent of total registered voters and at least three percent from each district.

Image: Atty. Dino de Leon


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