SC orders Palace, DepEd to comment on K-12 petition

By Ina Reformina, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jun 30 2015 09:52 PM | Updated as of Jul 01 2015 05:52 AM

MANILA - The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered Malacañang and the Department of Education (DepEd), through its secretary Armin Luistro, to submit their comment on the latest petition filed against the K-12 basic education program.

President Aquino and the DepEd are given a period of 10 days to submit their comments.

The SC also ordered that the new petition, filed by Ma. Dolores Brillantes, et al, be consolidated with the five petitions earlier filed against K-12.