Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has expressed fears that the Cagayan de Oro City Regional Trial Court (RTC) stays too close to to Marawi City, Lanao del Norte the place the Maute terrorist group proceed to sow chaos.
The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday, June 6, turned down his request to create special courts outside Mindanao to attempt the Maute and as an alternative designated the Cagayan de Oro City RTC for the duty.
“Not ok with us because it is too near to the Lanao and Marawi City,” stated Aguirre.
Because of this, he instructed his workplace to file an attraction earlier than the SC.
The SC additionally assigned the Court of Appeals (CA) Mindanao Station to listen to and act on all incidents of terrorism associated to Republic Act 9372, often known as the Human Security Act of 2007.