Vice President Leni Robredo has discovered herself in a serious pinch as she not solely faces doable disbarment , but additionally an impeachment grievance.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has backed potential strikes to question Robredo, who has been accused of hatching destabilization efforts towards President Rodrigo Duterte.
“I think she is guilty of betrayal of public trust, an impeachable offense,” Aguirre reckoned.
Earlier, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez mentioned he is mulling the submitting of an impeachment grievance towards Robredo, an administration critic.
“I’m still studying it. Maybe the angle of betrayal of public trust,” Alvarez was quoted as saying final week.
Meanwhile, Volunteers Against Crime and Corrpution (VACC) chairman Dante Jimenez is threatening to file a disbarment case towards Robredo earlier than the Supreme Court (SC).
“VACC lawyers are studying the disbarment raps,” mentioned Jimenez.