WARRANTS MALICIOUSLY  OBTAINED AND ABUSE IN THE SERVICE OF THOSE LEGALLY OBTAINED   (Art. 129 of REVISED PENAL CODE OF THE )

Q: What are the punishable acts? A: 1. Procuring a search warrant without just cause. Elements: a. That the offender is a public officer or employee b. That he procures…

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DELAY IN THE DELIVERY OF DETAINED PERSONS TO THE PROPER JUDICIAL AUTHORITY     (Art. 125 of REVISED PENAL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES )

Q: What are the elements of this crime? A: 1. Offender is a public officer or employee 2. He has detained a person for some legal ground 3. He fails…

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Philippine Criminal Law: I killed my wife after I saw her having sex with another man!

  Article 247 of the Revised Penal Code  affords  protection  to  a  spouse considered  to  have  acted  in  a  justified  outburst  of  passion or  a  state  of  mental  disequilibrium.  The…

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