MANILA, Philippines – Here’s a surprise. The son of Supreme Court Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco Jr. is among the signatories to the articles of impeachment against Chief Justice Renato Corona.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco is the 143rd signatory. With a total of 188 congressmen endorsing the the impeachment complaint, the articles of impeachment was automatically sent to the Senate for trial.
Like Corona, Justice Velasco is criticized for consistently deciding in favor of former President Arroyo. – Rappler.com