The fight is not yet over, former Talisay City Mayor Eric Saratan yesterday said after the First Division of the Commission on Elections First dismissed the election protest filed by his wife Sheila against Talisay Mayor Neil Lizares, but elevated it to the Comelec en banc after one commissioner gave a dissenting commission.
TALISAY POLLS. Mayoralty candidate Shiela Y. Saratan with husband, former Talisay City Mayor Dr. Eric Saratan (center), and Atty. Stephen Bejemente their legal counsel, explain the update of their electoral protest against incumbent Mayor Nilo Jesus Antonio “Neil” E. Lizares III, regarding their stand on the dissenting opinion of Luis Tito F. Guia, commissioner of the Comelec’s First Division “The fight continues,” Saratan says during yesterday’s press conference in the city.*(Jun de los Reyes / NDB photo)