October 31 deadline on voter’s registration ‘illegal’

Citing a 2009 Supreme Court (SC) ruling, the Kabataan party-list group said Monday that the deadline set by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) on the registration of voters is illegal.

Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. said that there will be no extension after the October 31 deadline and only those who have registered will be allowed to vote during the May 2013 midterm polls. Read the rest of this entry