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The defense dropped a bombshell Tuesday when counsel for Chief Justice Renato Corona, Jose “Judd” Roy told the Senate court that his client will testify on the accusations of a $10 million bank account after his accusers are called to the stand to testify to the truth of their charges against the CJ.
The impeachment court granted the defense team its request for subpoenae to be served on several of Corona’s accusers, chief among them, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales, who claimed a $10 million bank account belonging to the CJ.
Roy’s announcement appeared to have stunned the prosecution, along with some Noynoy senator-judges, who probably didn’t think Corona would dare testify under oath..... MORE
Source: The Daily Tribune