statistically improbable, may be annulled by theCommission.
Any interested party may oppose under Sec. 3, Rule 31 by way of a verified opposition to the petition to the foregoing annulment of election.
Though there is no specific rule that governs this petition, this case isanalogous to Special Proceedings under Rule 31 of the COMELEC Rules.
Petitioner Atty. Algamar A. Latiph is a registered voter in Lanao delSur and Attorney and Counselor-at-Law admitted to the Rolls of Attorney petitioner has a sworn duty and an obligatory conduct, under the Canons of Professional Responsibilities, to
the Constitution.Obviously, this petition is petitioner’s positive assertion of right to suffrageis in defense of the Constitution.He may be served with notices and process of this HonorableCommission at C/O MALAYANG & ASSOCIATES LAW OFFICES, GroundFloor, ICC Building, NIA Compound, EDSA, Diliman, Quezon City.
“Voters [like petitioner] are allowed to question the validity of election laws because of their obvious interest in the validity of such laws.”