READ: Associate Justice Leonen on voting ‘No’ to Marcos’ burial
The Supreme Court on November 8 allowed the burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos at Libingan ng mga Bayani in Taguig City. The high tribunal voted 9-5 with one abstention to dismiss the petition filed by anti-Marcos groups and personalities to block President Duterte’s order.
Associate Justice Marvic Leonen was one of the five who voted “No.”
Read the full text of his decision above: