Panaligan, Rey G.

Divorce obtained by a Filipino abroad valid in PH , SC rules / Rey G. Panaligan --Manila : Manila Bulletin, 2018.

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The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday ruled that a divorce obtained abroad by a Filipino against a foreign spouse is considered valid in the Philippines even if it is the Filipino spouse who sued for divorce.


In a full court decision released in Baguio City, the SC affirmed in part the Court of Appeals’ (CA) Sept. 18, 2014 ruling in favor of Marelyn Tanedo Manalo. = Philippine Daily Inquirer

Divorce. Supreme court.

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