Rebus sic stantibus? SC aspirant says Duterte can unilaterally withdraw from ICC

MANILA, Philippines – Lawyer Rita Linda Jimeno told the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) on Thursday, October 18, that President Rodrigo Duterte has basis to unilaterally withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC).

The main contention to the withdrawal is that the president supposedly needs the concurrence of the Senate to withdraw. Under the …
Source: Politics