Fearless Poe To De Lima: Explain Why Drugs ‘Flourished’ During Term At DOJ

..."I think it is just right that she accounts for this and answer the allegations against her."
Fearless Poe To De Lima
On Tuesday, December 20, Senator Grace Poe said Senator Leila de Lima must explain why the problem of illegal drvgs “flourished” during her term as secretary of the Department of Justice (DOJ), GMA News reported.

Sen. De Lima is the Justice secretary when this happened, I think it is just right that she accounts for this and answer the allegations against her.

A lot of these drug problems actually flourished; so at least for that particular issue, she has to be able to explain why that was so.
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Sen. De Lima is a subject of an ethics complaint filed by several House leaders.

As a member of the ethics committee, Sen. Poe vowed to be fair in handling the complaint.

According to her, while it would be difficult to impose penalties on a colleague, the Senate is “accountable” to the people.

Meanwhile, the Senate ethics committee may decide to dismiss the complaint against Sen. De Lima or impose a penalty of admonition, suspension or expulsion.