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COMMENTARY: Supreme Court on the Marcos Role, 1989

NAGA CITY (MindaNews/06 November) — FLASHBACK to 27 years ago.  Marcos vs. Manglapus, G.R. No. 88211, September 15, 1989, 177 SCRA 668.  It is the Philippine Supreme Court (SC) Decision that law students are taught and recite on regarding “residual unstated powers” of the President.  On this basis, the SC En Banc upheld President Corazon […]