Denials, impeachment talk greet ‘politically motivated’ narcolist

  President Duterte may have committed an impeachable offense when he released a list of 46 politicians suspected of links to the drug trade, an opposition congressman said on Friday, a day after the so-called narcolist came out.   Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin said the President's actions could constitute a culpable violation of the 1987 Constitution, one of the grounds for impeachment, "by infringing on an individual's right to due process and presumption of innocence."   "While the right to privacy is not absolute, there is no compelling reason for the state to violate it as we have a functioning court system where charges can be filed against these indiv...

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