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Marcos pays P36 million for poll protest

Romeo Ranoco, Reuters

Posted at Apr 18 2017 09:45 PM

Marcos pays P36 million for poll protest

Former Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr., son of the late former dictator Ferdinand Marcos, is greeted by his supporters upon his arrival at the Supreme Court in Manila on Monday. Marcos raised 36 million pesos as initial payment for the 66 million pesos required by the Presidential Electoral Tribunal to cover the cost of retrieval of the ballot boxes and other election paraphernalia in his contested precincts.