Stars react to SC ruling on hero’s burial for Marcos

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Stars react to SC ruling on hero’s burial for Marcos
Jim Paredes, Bianca Gonzalez-Intal, Jake Ejercito and more express their thoughts on the decision of the Supreme Court regarding the burial

MANILA, Philippines – Celebrities had mixed reactions to the decision of the Supreme Court to allow the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. The decision was announced on Tuesday, November 8.

With a decision of 9-5, the High Court ruled in favor of the late the burial of the late dictator at the Heroes’ Shrine as its status quo ante order – extended twice in the past – lapsed on Tuesday. (READ: SC: Verdict on Marcos burial on hold until November 8)

Singer Jim Paredes, who has been vocal against Marcos being buried in the Libingan posted: “Except for a few brave justices, the SC completely disregarded history. EVERYTHING is about politics, alliances. To hell with the ppl.”


 

Leah Navarro commended the justices who voted against the decision.


 

Bianca Gonzalez-Intal could not help but express her disappointment on people using the term “move on.”


 

She also tweeted this: 

 

Juan Miguel Severo, meanwhile, tweeted the names of the magistrates who voted to bury Marcos and a message for them.


 

Lourd de Veyra also expressed his dismay.


 

Jake Ejercito meanwhile said: “Body may be buried, but not the truth.”


 

Saab Magalona meanwhile wrote: “Extremely upset about the Supreme Court’s ruling. God bless the Philippines.”

 


 

Former Miss International 1970 Aurora Pijuan said: “Money can buy a hero’s burial- OUR MONEY at that.”

 


She also tweeted this: 


 

What can you say about the Supreme Court’s decision? Let us know in the comments section. – Rappler.com

 

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