Court allows De Lima to vote in May 13 polls


Posted at May 07 2019 09:33 AM

MANILA - A Muntinlupa court has granted detained Sen. Leila de Lima's request for furlough to vote during the May 13 elections. 

The Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court branch 205 said De Lima will be allowed to vote between 12 noon to 2 pm on Election Day. De Lima will shoulder all costs for her transport from her detention facility in Camp Crame, Quezon City to Parañaque City where her polling precinct is located.

The senator is not allowed to grant interviews.

According to De Lima’s media officer, all Muntinlupa courts have allowed her to vote on May 13.