Aquino vs Minister of Defense Juan Ponce Enrile

17 11 2010


Martial Law – Habeas Corpus – Power of the President to Order Arrests

 

Enrile (then Minister of National Defense), pursuant to the order of Marcos issued and ordered the arrest of a number of individuals including Benigno Aquino Jr even without any charge against them. Hence, Aquino and some others filed for habeas corpus against Juan Ponce Enrile. Enrile’s answer contained a common and special affirmative defense that the arrest is valid pursuant to Marcos’ declaration of Martial Law.

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26 11 2010
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