Contradicting Testimonies, Misogynistic Statements Mark Congressional Hearings Against Sen. de Lima

President Rodrigo Duterte’s attempt to pin down Sen. Leila de Lima on drug charges might be starting to backfire. The Department of Justice had been presenting in congressional hearings a parade of witnesses; most of them, however, are convicted prisoners with credibility issues and whose testimonies contradicted each other. Misogynistic statements from members of the House also marked the hearings, prompting criticisms from several…

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