In Defense of Farmers

02May-PAO-AcostaPublic Attorney’s Office chief Persida V. Rueda-Acosta talks to defense lawyers representing the farmers who were charged with “direct assault” after a hearing at the Municipal Trial Court in Kidapawan City on May 2, 2016. Acosta argued before the court that it is impossible for pregnant women and elderly to assault a police officer. MindaNews photo by Toto Lozano