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Wrong venue
by Jose C. Sison - October 23, 2020 - 12:00am
This is the case of a seafarer who died while performing his job. Under existing laws, his heirs are entitled to some monetary compensation and damages.
Unproven defense
by Jose C. Sison - October 16, 2020 - 12:00am
Divorce is not recognized in the Philippines. Even a divorce decree obtained abroad by an alien spouse married to a Filipino, which is a foreign judgment relating to the status of their marriage, does not have an...
Immoral and disloyal
by Jose C. Sison - October 9, 2020 - 12:00am
Lawyers or members of the Bar are required to conduct themselves in accordance with the Code of Professional Responsibility (Code).
No eyewitnesses
by Jose C. Sison - October 2, 2020 - 12:00am
Rape is generally committed without any eyewitnesses except the victim herself.
Late move
by Jose C. Sison - September 25, 2020 - 12:00am
An action for unlawful detainer is an action to recover possession of real property from one who unlawfully withholds possession after expiration or termination of his right to possess it under any contract, express...
The legal wife
by Jose C. Sison - September 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Violence against women is punishable under a special law (Republic Act 9262, otherwise known as the Violence against Women and Children Act, VAWC).
Inviolable
by Jose C. Sison - September 11, 2020 - 12:00am
The validity of marriage and the unity of the family are enshrined in our Constitution and statutory laws.
Palpak ang paghahabol ng mana
by Jose C. Sison - September 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Sa civil cases, ang nagrereklamo ang dapat magpakita ng ebidensiya tungkol sa pagmamay-ari niyang lupa.
Undischarged burden
by Jose C. Sison - September 4, 2020 - 12:00am
In civil cases, particularly with regards to ownership of property, the burden of proof rests upon the plaintiff who is required to establish his/her claim by preponderance of evidence or the greater weight of credible...
Incapacitated
by Jose C. Sison - August 28, 2020 - 12:00am
Aspouse may have given free and voluntary consent to a marriage but is nonetheless incapable of fulfilling the essential marital obligations.
Unfounded belief
by Jose C. Sison - August 21, 2020 - 12:00am
If one of the spouses to a marriage has disappeared or has been missing for four consecutive years and the/spouse present has a well-founded belief that the absent spouse is already dead, said spouse present may...
Reasonable doubt
by Jose C. Sison - August 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Basic is the rule in the prosecution of crimes that everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond reasonable doubt.
Credibility of witnesses
by Jose C. Sison - July 31, 2020 - 12:00am
This is another case involving the issue of credibility of witnesses.
Incredible defense
by Jose C. Sison - July 24, 2020 - 12:00am
This is another case of rape where the usual defense raised by the accused is that the victim willingly agreed to the sexual intercourse.
Disabled but competent witness
by Jose C. Sison - July 10, 2020 - 12:00am
This is another case where the main issue raised is the competency and credibility of a child as a witness.
Cold blooded and evil plan
by Jose C. Sison - June 19, 2020 - 12:00am
This case is also about the different circumstances that mitigates or aggravates the crime committed.
Fake news
by Jose C. Sison - May 29, 2020 - 12:00am
This case is about Article 142 of the Revised Penal Code which punishes any person who shall write, publish or circulate scurrilous libels against any duly constituted authorities of the government, or which tend...
Biased and unfair to ABS-CBN
by Jose C. Sison - May 22, 2020 - 12:00am
There is no doubt that all persons are entitled to their own opinions particularly those who write articles in the op-ed sections of newspapers.
Independent and relevant
by Jose C. Sison - May 15, 2020 - 12:00am
The general rule is that a witness can testify only as to the facts which he knows of his personal knowledge or derived from his own perception.
Rebuttable presumption
by Jose C. Sison - May 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Crimes against chastity, like almost all other crimes, are usually committed in secrecy and privacy such that courts are constrained to rely upon the uncorroborated testimony of the complaining woman.
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