It appears Vice President Leni Robredo couldn’t keep up with the deep pockets of former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. in paying the Supreme Court (SC) sitting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET).
After Marcos absolutely paid on Tuesday (July 11) the P66 million being requested by the PET for his electoral protest, Robredo has appealed if she may defer the fee this July 14 of the remaining P7.four million of the P15.four million requested by the tribunal.
“Nakiusap kami sa mga mahistrado kung puwedeng payagan na huwag munang magbayad sa Biyernes doon sa remaining cash deposit at binigyan naman kami ng adisyonal na panahon,” stated her counsel, lawyer Bernadette Sardillo.
Robredo had already deposited on May 2 to the PET P8 million.
She famous the primary tranche got here from her personal pocket in addition to loans from relations of her late husband, Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo.
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