giovedì 19 maggio 2022

Filippine
Catholic nuns join petition to overturn dismissal of Marcos disqualification case

(Marielle Lucenio, LiCAS) Religious groups joined activists and families of victims of abuses during the years of martial law in the 1970s in filing a petition before the Supreme Court to overturn the dismissal of disqualification cases filed against Ferdinand Marcos Jr. -- “The country needs an honest, transparent, law-abiding, morally upright, conscientious, and someone with a good track record,” said Sister Susan Esmile, a nun of the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, who is among the petitioners. (...)