The Impeachment Trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Illustration by Zeus Agustin, Agaw Trip Komiks, 01/15/2012 (Contribution)

The spotlight is on the Impeachment Trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona as the historic trial started Monday at the Philippine Senate.

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While it seems like the younger and more dapper gentlemen of the prosecution is winning it out on the wardrobe department, there’s one man from the defense–except Justice Cuevas–who seems to be up for the challenge.

Meet Atty. Joel Bodegon, a UP educated lawyer who served with the Office of the Solicitor General. Amidst the ties and barongs we see in the day-to-day impeachment proceedings, this man introduces some quirkiness through his bow-ties (clip on or not, give him props for originality) and his round Potter-like spectacles.

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So let’s just give him the chance to prove himself, after 5months of silence, it’s his moment to speak.

So please keep calm and let him speak