Defense panel arguing to quash case lawyer is Juan T. David (wearing blue suit).
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Background: Defense panel arguing to quash case lawyer is Juan T. David (wearing blue suit). Entire Panel is group seated including Ex-Senator Jovito Salonga (futher left in white barong and glasses) who was recently released on orders of Marcos- Salonga himself is charged in connection with the urban terrorism-bombing. Defendants 26 of them including Ex-Senator Eva Kalaw (in dark glasses) and Ex Constitutional Delegate Ernesto Rondon (on left of Kalaw). The Military Tribunal with flag in background-tribunal is headed by Brig. Gen. Pacifico Deleon.
Prosecution panel opposing the potion to quash case, Senator Salonga stood-up argues case citing Marcos move of closing ranks with opposition and plan of lifting martial law this coming march as such that military tribunal maybe phased out and the trial to become academic.
Law member of tribunal rejects motion to quash, and Tribunal President Brig. Gen. Deleon resetting trial for Dec. 18 and 19 followed by banging of gavel ending trial session. Accused getting out of court house including Sen. Kalaw, other accuse boarded lorries and left. Sign of the Judge Advocate General building and general view.