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LIVE: Oral arguments on petitions vs the anti-terrorism law — Day 2

LIVE: Oral arguments on petitions vs the anti-terrorism law — Day 2

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PhilstarLIVE (Philstar.com) - February 9, 2021 - 1: 26pm MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court resumes the oral arguments on the 37 petitions demanding the contentious Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 on Tuesday, February 9. The seven lawyers chosen by the 37 groups of petitioners presented their opening statements in final week’s listening to, and were interpellated by three justices. Affiliate Justice Rosmari Carandang became once first to grill the petitioners, followed by Senior Affiliate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe and Affiliate Justice Marvic Leonen. Leonen’s questioning, directed at College of the Philippines Constitutional Law professor John Molo, drew hobby because the ...