Duterte Makes About Face, Will Now Respect Any Supreme Court Decision on Martial Law

President Rodrigo Duterte reversed himself and now says that he would heed the decision of the Supreme Court on martial law even if it were to contradict his declaration. The president earlier announced that he would ignore any contravening action from Congress and the judiciary. He, however, expressed confidence that the high court would see the need for military rule in the region after it analyses the threat of the…

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