June 22, 2018, 8:59 pm
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Davide: Give Sereno her day in court

FORMER Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr. yesterday called on judges and court employees to respect the rights of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to due process and the rule of law.

In a statement titled “A call to preserve the independence of the judiciary and to safeguard the rule of law and due process,” Davide said he is “deeply alarmed” by recent developments in the judiciary, particularly in the Supreme Court, including the move of judges and court employees urging Sereno to resign.

Sen. Panfilo Lacson also said that Sereno fully deserves her day in court, a view shared by Integrated Bar of the Philippines vice chairman Domingo Egon Cayosa who said Sereno should be given her day in the impeachment court instead of urging her to resign.

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque Jr. had a differing view, saying Sereno should consider the sentiments of officials and employees in the judiciary.

Roque said that while only Sereno could decide whether she would resign or not, she should take into account the views of the people around her, including those working with her or will be affected by whatever decision she makes.

“The decision to resign is one to be made by the Chief Justice alone. And at most, what we are going to say is that we hope that she takes into consideration the sentiments of everyone – all the stakeholders. So far, her colleagues have asked her to go on indefinite leave, and the lower court judges have asked her to resign. We can only ask her to consider all these calls from various stakeholders within the courts itself,” he said.

Davide, who presided over the impeachment trial of then President Joseph Estrada in 2001, said the call for Sereno to quit could erode the faith of the public in the institution where due process and rule of law is a must.

“For my part as retired Chief Justice, I am equally alarmed. In addition, I wish to express my deep and profound concern over the apparent politization of the Judiciary. I refer particularly to recent calls from certain judges and court employees for the Chief Justice to resign immediately and not await for the results of the impeachment process, or even the quo warranto case,” Davide said, referring to the petition filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida.

Davide said the call for Sereno to resign is far worse than the impeachment and the quo warranto since it afforded no due process for the top magistrate.

“At least, in the first two, constitutional and statutory processes are resorted to and the requirements of fairness and due process may appear be satisfied with. The call or demand to resign openly disregards these processes,” he said.

“If there is anything that will destroy the faith of our people in the judiciary, it is the perception that judges themselves are unwilling to await the results of a constitutional proceeding or a statutory process,” he added.

He also said he is concerned about the quo warranto petition since it “it will be resolved by members who have shown their biases” against Sereno “and long after the prescriptive period to do so had lapsed pursuant to the Rules of Court.”

He stressed that the call of the judges and court employees for Sereno to resign is meant to apply additional political pressure on her to do.

“It is resort to the rule of men. Who would thereafter believe that the Judiciary is the bastion of justice and fairness if the judges themselves deny these to the Chief Justice?’ he said.

Davide said he fully agrees with Sereno’s appeal for all members of the Judiciary not to get themselves involve in the political fray and instead work hard to maintain judicial independence and integrity.

“As one who had worked hard to preserve the independence of the Judiciary, I call on the judges and employees of the Judiciary to respect the rights of the Chief Justice to fairness, justice, due process and the rule of law. I fully agree with her appeal that all members and employees of the Judiciary should not involve themselves in the political fray. This is the best way to ensure that we preserve our judicial independence. This is how we should all show loyalty to our beloved institution and to our democratic processes,” Davide said.

NOT AN EXCEPTION

“Every person is entitled to his or her day in court. It’s as simple as that and Chief Justice Sereno is not an exception,” Lacson said.

As to the readiness of the Senate to hold the impeachment trial, Lacson said it is a constitutional duty of the chamber to do so.

“Do we have a choice? Because it is a constitutional mandate, it’s our constitutional duty to act as impeachment trial court judges if it comes to the Senate,” he added.

Lacson also brushed aside insinuations that having former Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile as a member of the private prosecution panel could influence the lawmakers handling the impeachment trial.

He said that he and his colleagues cannot be influenced by Enrile or anybody.

“Maybe the issue being raised here is the propriety being a former Senate President with many former colleagues in the Senate he could influence. But I assure you, as far as I’m concerned and I can speak on behalf of others, we cannot be influenced, not even by former SP Enrile,” he added
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