Constitutionalists Reject Calls to Amend Charter

Two prominent and respected constitutionalists have rejected calls to change or amend the constitution. In a senate hearing regarding the proposed constitutional convention, Christian Monsod, who was part of the commission that drafted the 1987 constitution, and Hilario Davide Jr., a former Supreme Court chief justice, said that the problem is not the constitution but the failure of government to fully implement. They also warned of the…

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