On Saturday, Senator Bam Aquino, cousin of former Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, said that the Senate should investigate “heavy allegations” against Duterte made by a retired Davao City policeman Arturo Lascañas.
“The Senate should not shirk from pursuing the truth. Kailangan malaman ng taumbayan ang buong katotohanan sa isyung ito.”
Senator Aquino was one of the 10 senators who voted to proceed with the Senate probe. Below are the list of senators who voted in favor for this
The Senate’s Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs chaired by Senator Panfilo Lacson said that it will start its regarding inquiry Lascañas claims on Monday (March 6).