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Eleksyon 2013: “There was no genuine elections.”–Legal Network for Truthful Elections

Eleksyon 2013: “There was no genuine elections.”–Legal Network for Truthful Elections

Released 17 May 2013 “There was no genuine elections,” says the Legal Network for Truthful Elections, not in accordance with international standards of inclusiveness, transparency, accountability and public confidence in elections. Voters being victimized by discrepancies between voters’ lists, discrimination, and insufficiency and manipulation of ballots increased disenfranchisement and the […]

Eleksyon 2013: Enabled and Empowered [Press statement by LENTE, AGENDA and KAMPI]

Eleksyon 2013: Enabled and Empowered [Press statement by LENTE, AGENDA and KAMPI]

Released 25 May 2013 Quezon City, Philippines–Ang inclusiveness o pagpapabilang ay kinikilala ng mga eksperto sa buong mundo na isa sa mga mahahalagang pamantayan ng isang lehitimo at tapat na eleksyon. Maipahahayag lamang na nagkaroon ng tunay na eleksyon kung epektibong napagbigyang bumoto ang mga taong nasa tamang edad at […]

Eleksyon 2013: Technical glitches and vote buying most common issues on election day

Eleksyon 2013: Technical glitches and vote buying most common issues on election day

Released 13 May 2013 Technical glitches in PCOS machines and rampant vote-buying are two of the most common complaints in the past 14 hours since the polling precincts opened on election day. Starting at 6am on May 13, almost 3,000 volunteers of the Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) have […]

Eleksyon 2013: How to handle PCOS machines in cases of malfunction, sabotage, catastrophe

Eleksyon 2013: How to handle PCOS machines in cases of malfunction, sabotage, catastrophe

Released 13 May 2013 Some of the most common reports the Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) has been receiving from its volunteers are related to PCOS machines. Isolated problems in several municipalities include delayed delivery of the machines, defective units, deviations in the actual practice as instructed by the Commission […]

#parasabayan

#parasabayan (Or Why Volunteers Join LENTE)

Volunteer lawyer reports massive, blatant cheating in Sulu

Released May 2007 SULU—A volunteer lawyer of the Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) has reported massive election fraud and violence in Jolo, Indanan, and other municipalities in Sulu. “On election day, I visited a cluster of precincts in Barangay Pasil in Indanan, and was taken aback by the massive […]

Legal Network for Truthful Elections monitors canvassing nationwide

Released May 2007 To prevent widespread and systematic fraud during the canvassing of tallied votes, the Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) has deployed more than 10,000 lawyers, law students, paralegals and other trained volunteers nationwide to monitor the canvassing process. “Monitoring the elections goes beyond May 14. Our work […]

Commission on Human Rights and LENTE partner for clean and honest elections

Released May 2007 The Commission on Human Rights and the Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) have signed an agreement to perform complementary tasks to “achieve clean, honest, orderly and credible national and local elections.” The Memorandum of Agreement was signed by CHR Chairperson Purificacion C. Quisimbing and LENTE Co-convenors […]

DIY affidavit

Do It Yourself Affidavit for Reports and Complaints

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Law students to help check malpractice

Source: Gulf News (Published 11 May 2007) MANILA—Thousands of law students have been approached to assist lawyers who will act as counsels for teachers and poll watchdogs as they handle complaints in the run-up to the national elections later this week. The Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) aims to […]