General News of Tuesday, 2 April 2013
The Supreme Court has set two issues for trial in the presidential petition.
They are whether or not there were statutory violations, omissions, irregularities and malpractices in the conduct of the elections held on December 7 and 8, 2012.
The court is also to ascertain whether or not the said violations, omissions, irregularities and malpractices affected the outcome of the results of the elections.
The mode of trial is still being discussed.