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Chiz bats for divorce law, if... By Angie M. Rosales 06/03/2011

Friday, June 3, 2011

Chiz bats for divorce law, if...

By Angie M. Rosales 06/03/2011

Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero is willing to support proposed law allowing divorce in the country, it was gathered yesterday.

Escudero, who was recently reported to have already separated from his wife of 10 years, Christine Elizabeth Flores, emphasized though that he will only back up any measure on divorce “if it will make it more accessible and affordable but not necessarily easier.”

“As presently worded, the bills filed (at the House of Representatives) only seek to make it easier,” he told reporters during the weekly Kapihan sa Senado news forum.

“A marriage is a social contract both from the eyes and laws of God as well as from the eyes and laws of man. It’s two kinds of contracts that’s why who ever enters into it and would seek its nullification, would have to seek remedy from the government or the courts and the Church as well..... MORE

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