Duterte Apologizes to Supreme Court Chief Justice Sereno for Martial Law Threat

President Rodrigo Duterte apologized to Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno for his harsh words and threat of declaring martial law. Sereno earlier wrote a letter to Duterte in which she questioned the president’s release of a list of names, including several judges, whom he suspected to be protectors of drug lords. Sereno said the SC is the only one that could discipline its members and warned that the premature…

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