Philippine Constitutional Law: Principles And Cases by Hector S. De Leon
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Constitution of the Philippines
Mediation Manual for Barangay and Lupon Officials. Legal Forms by: Guevara. The Philippine Constitution. In this two-volume work on the Philppine Constitutional Law, the author has employed the combined textbook and casebook method in the treatment of the subject. Each provision of the Constitution is followed by a discussion of the principles and concepts necessary for their understanding, and, in may instances, by selected Supreme Court cases which illustrate the application of the constitutional rules in actual situations.
Its final draft was completed by the Constitutional Commission on October 12, and was ratified by a nationwide plebiscite on February 2, Three other constitutions have effectively governed the country in its history: the Commonwealth Constitution, the Constitution, and the Freedom Constitution. The earliest constitution establishing a "Philippine Republic," the Malolos Constitution , was never fully implemented throughout the Philippines and did not establish a state that was internationally recognized, due in great part to the eruption of the Philippine—American War following its adoption. Ruling by decree during the early part of her tenure and as a president installed via the People Power Revolution , President Corazon Aquino issued Proclamation No. Often called the "Freedom Constitution," this constitution was only intended as a temporary constitution to ensure the freedom of the people and the return to democratic rule.
By Milagros Santos-Ong. Published July Read Part I. Books and Other Published Legal Materials. Electronic Sources. Philippine Legal Citations.