Credible victims
by Atty. Jose C. Sison - November 20, 2020 - 12:00am
This is another case where the victims of crimes are minor children of the perpetrator.
Threats, not abuse
by Jose C. Sison - November 13, 2020 - 12:00am
This is a case of child abuse punishable under the law, R.A. 7610, Section 10 (a) a in relation to Section 3 (b), consisting of any act by deeds or words which debases, degrades and demeans the intrinsic worth and...
Sufficient proof
by Jose C. Sison - November 6, 2020 - 12:00am
This is another case of psychological incapacity of a spouse which is a ground for declaration of nullity of a marriage.
Ancillary remedy
by Jose C. Sison - October 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Every regularly constituted court has power to do all things reasonably necessary for the administration of justice within its jurisdiction and for the enforcement of its judgments and mandates.
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).
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.
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...
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.
Dangerous tendency
by Atty. Jose C. Sison - August 7, 2020 - 12:00am
Although the next election is still about two years away, the Commission on Elections should already act expeditiously to plug the loopholes discovered in the previous elections conducted under the Automated Election...
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.
Endless and untiring mission
by Atty. Jose C. Sison - July 17, 2020 - 12:00am
There is no doubt that the junking of the bill for the renewal of the franchise of ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. to operate its TV station is highly questionable and extremely controversial.
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.
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