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CORONA ARRIVES. Chief Justice Renato Corona arrives at the Senate with wife Cristina Corona on Tuesday May 22, 2012 for the 40th day of the impeachment trial. Video by INQUIRER .net's Noy Morcoso III and Matikas Santos


Chief Justice Renato Corona. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines–Embattled Chief Justice Renato Corona arrived at the Senate in Pasay City to take the witness stand before the impeachment court on Tuesday.

This is the first time that no less than Corona, the respondent himself, will appear and testify in the trial.

Day 40 of the trial will start at around 2:00 in the afternoon.

Accompanied by his supporters all the way from the Supreme Court of the Philippines, Corona’s convoy arrived around 1:20 p.m., accompanied by his supporters who staged a protest caravan from their office in Padre Faura, Ermita, Manila.

His supporters, the Judiciary Cycle Club of Supreme Court, along with another motorcycle group, accompanied Corona carrying small flags bearing the words “Acquit CJ Corona.”

Reports said that Corona joined an interfaith mass before heading to the Senate to defend himself before the senator judges for the first time as the defense team’s last witness.

From the Supreme Court, Corona’s convoy turned right to Maria Orosa, left to UN Avenue, then to Roxas Boulevard until they reached the Senate office.
The chief magistrate arrived in a black Chevrolet SUV draped with red ribbons.
He entered the Senate with his wife, Cristina.

Navotas Representative Tobias Tiangco was also seen with the group coming from the high court.

Corona’s arrival caused chaos inside the building starting with television crew running after his SUV as it drove into the parking area.

Chaos followed up to the hallway outside the plenary hall where the trial will take place. Cameramen shouted at the mob that formed at the doorway.

Members of the Basa family were also seen present at the impeachment court to watch Corona’s testimony.

Originally posted at 01:33 pm | Tuesday, May 22, 2012


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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/42DJYQE73PX22CDHOHLIZ6TVQQ reyee r

    aminin u n ang totoo cj!

    • a1phantom

      Aminin rin ni Abnoy na gawa-gawa lamang niya ang mga accusation niya kay Corona

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2DAZWQGRABQ742P6J6XNTSLGJQ dark matter

        Si Corona ang magpapakita kung tama o mali yung accusations sa kanya kaya maghintay ka na maisalang siya sa witness stand. Ewan ko ba sa amo mo kung bakit ngayon lang nya naisipan yun. Sanay talaga syang sayangin ang oras at pera ng bayan.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_6PXABXIOMHSM2ADQ4DQN7PRRAY Allan

        Dahil banal ang amo mo- matinong tao? Pakinggan mo ang pamilya Basa na kinulimbatan nila ng yaman.

  • quirinomayer

    Lets get ready to r u m b l e. Fighting out of the Red corner with an unblemished record as a Gloria Arroyo sycophant and protector and with 82 dollar accounts to his name and counting – R e n a t o C o r o n a alias J u d i c i a r y ….

    • pinayPYT

      Or alias Judas-ciary!

      • marionics

        OhohohohI’m in love with JudasOhohohohI’m in love with JudasJudas! Judaas Judas! JudaasJudas! Judaas Judas! GAGAWhen he comes to me I am readyI’ll wash his feet with my hair if he needsForgive him when his tongue lies through his brainEven after three times he betrays meI’ll bring him down, bring him down, downA king with no crown, king with no crown[Chorus]I’m just a Holy Fool, oh baby he’s so cruelBut I’m still in love with Judas, babyI’m just a Holy Fool, oh baby he’s so cruelBut I’m still in love with Judas, babyOhohohohI’m in love with JudasOhohohohI’m in love with JudasJudas! Judaas Judas! JudaasJudas! Judaas Judas! GAGAI couldn’t love a man so purelyEven prophets forgave his crooked wayI’ve learned love is like a brick you canBuild a house or sink a dead bodyI’ll bring him down, bring him down, downA king with no crown, king with no crown[Chorus]I’m just a Holy Fool, oh baby he’s so cruelBut I’m still in love with Judas, babyI’m just a Holy Fool, oh baby he’s so cruelBut I’m still in love with Judas, babyOhohohohI’m in love with JudasOhohohohI’m in love with Judas[Bridge]EwIn the most Biblical sense,I am beyond repentanceFame hooker, prostitute wench, vomits her mindBut in the cultural senseI just speak in future tenseJudas, kiss me if offenced,Or wear an ear condom next timeI wanna love you,But something’s pulling me away from youJesus is my virtue,Judas is the demon I cling toI cling to[Chorus]I’m just a Holy Fool, oh baby he’s so cruelBut I’m still in love with Judas, babyI’m just a Holy Fool, oh baby he’s so cruelBut I’m still in love with Judas, babyOhohohohI’m in love with JudasOhohohohI’m in love with JudasJudas! Judaas Judas! JudaasJudas! Judaas Judas! GAGA

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2OUCEOTVMSIR2IWVKRNDN6DUDE Jorros

    Paanong tinawag na interfaith mass iyon? King of thieves at liars ang nasasakdal, dapat ay inter-THIEF mass.

  • antonioluna

    nagrerhetoric na si cheap dog hehehe, nagdadrama ang aso

  • Renato Cozener

    nagpapaawa ang magnanakaw.. wala daw syang kasalanan.. 

  • alejandro9am

    watching right now impeachment trial… NAGDRAMA NA SI CORONA HAHA … WALA DAW SYA KASALANAN …. 

  • KarmaGMA

    I did not steal from the government…is that what you have to say? another bunch of lies? sobrang kapal talaga nang mukha mo…….

  • ArEtzBil

    its better 2 b here renato…

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

      hahaha.. di sasama yan.  makapal ang mukha eh

  • Renato Cozener

    corona cut short by enrile with his drama.. told to address the allegations instead of his drama.. but nevertheless allowed to continue.. 

    • alejandro9am

      YES NAG PAAWA EFFECT NA…. PARANG POLITICO NAGMAKA AWA NA 

  • alejandro9am

    KAPAL NG MUKHA MALINIS DAW SYA …  . . .  

  • KarmaGMA

    wow, i’m trembling with all the lies he has been saying…leave his fate to GOD….

  • alejandro9am

    PALABAN TALAGA SI CORONA AT AROGANTE PA

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

    Haba nang Speeeeeeeeccccchhhh!!!!! Tama na yan! Wala nang naniniwala sa iyo!!!!

    • alejandro9am

      HAHAH TAMA 

  • alejandro9am

    BINARA NA NAMAN SYA ULIT…. NI ENRILE

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

    Paulit ulit!!!! Patunayan mo na lang kaysa nag dadaldal ka dyan!

  • alejandro9am

    OMG DALDAL NG DALDAL … BAKA MAMAYA IIYAK NA YAN … NANDYAN PALA MGA BASA FAMILY ….

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/LR5O7XZWOVPUIFB5APVAUOXV6M christine

    napalaking sinungaling! super kapal ng mukha mo at ng buong pamilya mo. napakaitim ng budhi. MAGNANAKAW!  makaligtas ka man sa paglilitis ngayon dahil sa malakas na mga taong nasa likod mo, mapapaikot mo man mga tao at batas ngayon, pagdating ng oras mo, di ka na makkapagsingungaling at di mo na matatakasan mga kasalanan mo. 

  • KarmaGMA

    hey thief justice corona, don’t pinpoint to the president….kami mga taong bayan ay gusto na ma talsik ka na….dapat ma kulong ka kasamo mo si gma at ang asawa nya….ur talking non sense and i smell revenge….what a pathetic thief justice….

    • alejandro9am

      TAMA  …. 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

    I can’t believe this.  Chief Justice ba natin itong nagsasalita???? Freakin’ unbelievable!!! NAKAKAHIYA KA CORONA!!!! 

    • alejandro9am

      MAS MASAHOL PA SYA SA TRAPONG POLITICO

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

        tatakbo ba itong hayup na ito sa pagka presidente??? tama ka, trapo to the max!!!

  • alejandro9am

    MGA CORAKOT LANG ANG NANIWALA SA KANYA.

    • KarmaGMA

      korek ka dyan, sama na mga pamilya nya. 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

    Hindi daw sila nag a-aircon! wala daw silang katulong.  hayup!

    • alejandro9am

      SINGUNGALING TALAGA …. 

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

        sobrang sinungaling!! sana may mag witness na magsabi na pumunta siya sa bahay ni Corona tapos sabihin nyang naka aircon sila! hahahaha!!!

  • alejandro9am

    ANG GALING NG SCRIPT HAHA UMIYAK NA NGA CLAP CLAP….

  • KarmaGMA

    pwede na maging artista sa movie, pasado ka na…..

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

      hahahaha! pero hindi pang famas ang acting nya.  di ako solve. haha

      • KarmaGMA

        movie movie lang, hehehe…..kasinungalingan lahat sinabi…i can’t believe a man of his nature would tell waves if lies….

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/2CQVWUPRZ2M6IGRILFMOWHDEBU Renato

        Ako din.  Sobrang Sinungaling!!!

    • alejandro9am

      BEST ACTOR CLAP CLAP PANG FAMAS ….

  • maypakialamako

    and the razzie award for worst actor goes to Corona ng Patay for “Walang Kakabakaba”! clap clap



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