Hubert Webb and 6 Others Acquitted by the Supreme Court
Hubert Webb and 6 others were acquitted by the Supreme Court in a 7-4-4 vote. The court reasoned that the prosecution failed to establish "guilt beyond reasonable doubt".
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Huber Webb, the son of Former senator and eight others were the prime suspect in a gruesome massacre that killed the family of the widower Lauro Vizconde in what we all know as the "Viszonde Massacre" of 1991. The case went on for almost two decades, with Huber and six others having been convicted in the Lower Court and Court of Appeals.
The supreme court decision is already available at Philippine Supreme Court's online archive.
Decision: People of the Philippines vs Hubert Jeffrey Webb et.al.