SC dismissal of ABS-CBN case vs NTC on ground of ‘mootness’ is ‘unfair’ – Macalintal

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MANILA, Philippines — Lawyer Romulo Macalintal dubbed as “unfair” the decision of the Supreme Court to dismiss the petition of broadcast giant ABS-CBN against the National Telecommunications Commission’s (NTC) cease and desist order on the ground of “mootness of the case.”

Macalintal made the remark in a statement issued on Sunday, days after the Supreme Court dismissed the case “in light of the supervening denial of the pending House Bills for the renewal of ABS-CBN Corporation’s legislative franchise.”

“Because of this supervening event, there is no actual substantial relief which ABS-CBN Corporation would be entitled to regardless of the Court’s disposition of the merits of th…

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