By Fernan J. Angeles 05/30/2012
President Aquino saw a conviction coming but backed out from addressing the nation at the last minute after the Senate impeachment court handed a guilty verdict on Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona.
Corona in a statement, however, said his conviction was the result of vindictive politics and accused Aquino of using government resources and machineries to launch a campaign to demonize him.
Corona maintained that he has a clear conscience and that he was innocent of the allegations contained in the articles of impeachment filed against him.
He was convicted on Article 2 of the complaint stating that he did not sufficiently disclosed assets in his statement of assets, liabilities and networth (SALn)..... MORE
Source: The Daily Tribune