People vs Galit
п»їPeople vs . Galit
[GR 51770, 20 Drive 1985]
In August twenty-three, 1977, Mrs. Natividad Fernando was discovered dead in her room as a result of several wounds caused in her body. Much more than 2 weeks thereafter, the police specialists of Montalban picked up defendant-appellant, Francisco Galit on suspicion of the murder on the celebration of a theft. When the circumstance was labeled the NBI, NBI Agent Flores carried out a preliminary interview of the suspect who apparently gave evasive answers to his questions. The following day time, Francisco Galit allegedly voluntarily executed a " SalaysayвЂќ admitting his participation in the commission of the crime and implicating two other people as his companions. The truth is, Galit had been obtained and interrogated nearly continuously to get 5 days and nights, but to not any avail when he consistently taken care of his purity. The examining officers began to maul him and to self applied him physically. Galit admitted what the checking out officers needed him to admit to the crime and he authorized the croyance they ready. Galit was charged while using Crime of Robbery with Homicide, was found guilt ridden with the word of death penalty. Hence, the automated review.
Whether or not a monosyllabic answer to a long question suffices as a voluntary entrance that may be used against the accused?
Herein, the only evidence against Galit is definitely his so-called confession. A long question then a monosyllabic answer will not satisfy the requirements of the law that the charged be informed of his legal rights under the Constitution and our laws. Instead there should be a lot of short and clear concerns and every right explained in simple words in a language or dialect known to the individual under research. Galit is usually from Samar and there is zero showing that he understands Tagalog. Additionally, at the time of his arrest, Galit was not permitted to get in touch with his legal professional, a relative, or maybe a friend. Actually his siblings and other family members did not realize that...