The RHB Debate Rages!


Planned Parenthood Inc., (PPI) in the U.S. A. gestated under the very concept outlined in the Reproductive Health Bill (RHB): to address maternal health, poor sexual education among Filipinos and uncontrolled childbirth. PPI is now the number one abortion provider in the U.S. RHB is a ‘Trojan’ horse that will morph into a full-pledge PPI once approved in…

How Lucrative Dispensing Justice Is?


The tables are turned.  Defense counsel for CJ Justice Corona presented Congressman Tobias Tiangco on March 12, 2012 to prove that the articles of impeachment filed by the house against the jurist was flawed because it was impossible for the 188 congressmen to have read the complaint before affixing their signatures thereat and if ever they signed the…

Supreme Court TRO Against the Senate Was Wrong!


Defense lawyer Serafin Cuevas, my venerable professor in civil procedure described the position of Senator Frank Drilon that the impeachment body was beyond the reach of the Supreme Court as “bankrupt” and without jurisprudential support.  He gloated over the Francisco v. House of Representatives  as an authority to the proposition that the Court has an oversight function…

CJ Corona Bent The Law To Discharge Megaworld’s P25.1 M Liability!


Megaworld vs. Judge Cobarde, et. al. G.R. No. 156200. March 31, 2004. FACTS:    In July 1995, Mar y Cielo Leisure Resort, Inc, owned by the Zamora family (MYC-Zamora for short) hired Matthew Jo and Ida Henares (to be referred hereinafter as Jo and Henares) to broker a joint venture between MYC-Zamora  and Megaworld to develop MYC-Zamora’s beach-front properties in Lapu-Lapu, Cebu City consisting…

Doing Your Homework Won’t Hurt!


A week before the impeachment trial of CJ Renato Corona, I emailed Congressman Neil Tupas, Jr., through his House website.  My email could have been routed to his “spam” folder because I have not received any response; or simply,  the team thought that they have every base already covered hence an outside help is not needed.  But…

The Danger of CJ Corona Acquittal!


Nothing much can be achieved in the impeachment of CJ Corona even if successful in the Senate except to sear in the public memory that a radical change in the leadership of the  Supreme Court, touted before as the “untouchable” branch of the government  is but a myth.  But surely, it will not alter the present dynamics…