Zia Alonto Adiong lauds Justice Leonen’s speech


The Politiko admired the powerful speech delivered by the Associate Justice during the oathtaking of new lawyers.

Bangsamoro leader Zia Alonto Adiong recently admired how Justice Marvic Leonen openly told lawyers about the dangers of keeping silent and being complicit during his 23-minute virtual speech on the oath taking ceremony of new lawyers.

“I thought great speeches were already a thing of past. Justice @marvicleonen proved me wrong. Thank you, Sir! Shukran”, he wrote, on his Twitter.

Said speech trended for hours on Twitter, referring to him as a “a glimmer of hope.”