LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — In a bold decision promulgated Monday, the Regional Trial Court-Branch 63 here found President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, and ten others responsible in the abduction and continued disappearance of activist James Balao.
RTC Judge Benigno M. Galacgac also named with Arroyo Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita, Defense Secretary Gilbert Teodoro, Interior Secretary Ronaldo Puno, National Security Adviser Norberto Gonzales, AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Alexander Yano, PNP Chief Jesus Versoza, Brig. Gen. Reynaldo Mapagu, P/Dir. Edgardo Doromal, Maj. Gen. Isagani Cachuela and Cordillera Police Senior Superintendent Eugene Martin. Read the rest of this entry →