Author: Digest T.
The case involves two petitions seeking the nullification of a resolution issued by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) disqualifying Salvador K. Moll from the mayoralty of Malinao, Albay and proclaiming Avelino Ceriola as the mayor-elect....
2. Kare should become the lawful mayor. The court ruled that the votes cast for a disqualified candidate are considered stray and invalid. The COMELEC's...