Dean Pacifico Agabin interviewed on the possible suspension of the writ of habeas corpus
Dean Agabin: Suspension of the writ of habeas corpus would be baseless
Dean Pacifico Agabin stated in an interview with 24-Oras GMA News that there is no basis for the President to declare a suspension of the writ of habeas corpus under the present circumstances.
Dean Agabin expounds that the country is neither under invasion nor a state of rebellion.
The statement comes in reaction to the sentiments expressed by President Rodrigo Duterte that order might be employed if the state of lawlessness spreads across the country.
The full interview may be viewed through this link: https://www.facebook.com/24OrasGMA/videos/10154516131966977/