MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile is again thrust into history. This time the 88-year-old Enrile presides over the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona, the first for a top magistrate in the nation.
Once associated with the most unpopular presidents in Philippine history, Enrile now enjoys high trust and approval ratings as head of the impeachment court.
Ayee Macaraig takes a look at Enrile’s role in the Corona trial and what this could mean for his enduring story. – Rappler.com