Front Pages 2012

The Best Front Pages on CJ Corona’s Impeachment Trial [Part 2]

This is the second half of, in my view, ten of the most notable newspaper front pages on Chief Justice Renato Corona’s impeachment trial. (In chronological order.) [Check out Part 1]

6. Day 28 – March 12 – “Witness Reveals Corona’s SC Income”

Front Pages: CJ Corona Impeachment Trial - Day 28

Front pages of Manila Bulletin, Philippine Daily Inquirer and The Philippine Star, March 13, 2012

Highlights: An SC officer reports that Corona has received P21 million in salaries and benefits while in SC · Corona cousin testifies on some of CJ’s properties · Inquirer “mocks” Corona cousin on front page · Defense attorney Jose Roy III cited for contempt [Read more on GMA News]

In other news: Former Pres. Gloria Arroyo, FG Mike Arroyo, et. al. ordered arrested by Sandiganbayan over ZTE-NBN deal anomaly

7. Day 32 – March 20 – “Survey Says…”

Front Pages: CJ Corona Impeachment Trial - Day 32

Front pages of Manila Bulletin, Philippine Daily Inquirer and The Philippine Star, March 21, 2012

Highlights: Pulse Asia survey reveals 47% of Pinoys think CJ Corona is guilty · Land Registration Administration slammed for “inaccurate” list of properties tagged to CJ Corona [Read more on GMA News]

In other news: Jeepney fares go up to P8.50 · 2 Pinoy actresses win in Asian Film Awards

8. Day 37 – May 14 – “CJ Corona’s 82 Dollar Accounts”

Front Pages: CJ Corona Impeachment Trial - Day 37

Front pages of Manila Bulletin, Philippine Daily Inquirer and The Philippine Star, May 15, 2012

Highlights: Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales testifies, reveals that Corona kept $12 million in 82 dollar accounts [Read more on GMA News]

In other news: Jeepney fare back to P8.00

9. Day 40 – May 22 – “CJ Corona Testifies, Then Walks Out”

Front Pages: CJ Corona Impeachment Trial - Day 40

Front pages of Manila Bulletin, Philippine Daily Inquirer and The Philippine Star, May 23, 2012

Highlights: Chief Justice Corona takes the witness stand, delivers a three-hour statement, then walks out of the Senate halls, to the surprise of everyone [Day 40 transcript, including his opening statement] [Read more on GMA News]

10. Day 44 – May 29 – “Guilty!”

Front Pages: CJ Corona Impeachment Trial - Day 26

Front pages of Manila Bulletin, Philippine Daily Inquirer and The Philippine Star, May 30, 2012

Highlights: Senators vote 20-3 to convict CJ Renato Corona · Corona accepts decision [The Senators’ verdicts and explanations on GMA News]

Read headline articles of: Manila Bulletin · Philippine Daily Inquirer · The Philippine Star


“Front Pages” is Pinoy Index‘s way of looking back at notable events of the year.

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