WATCH: Supreme Court oral arguments on same-sex marriage
Listen to the oral arguments live on Rappler, Tuesday, June 26

MANILA, Philippines – In a historic first, the Supreme Court tackled same-sex marriage in oral arguments on Tuesday, June 19. The hearing continues on Tuesday, June 26

In May 2015, only two months after lawyer Jesus Falcis III passed the Philippine Bar, he had filed a petition seeking to legalize same-sex marriage in this predominantly Catholic country.

Listen to the oral arguments live on Rappler. –


June 19