Pro-divorce speakers were Gabriela Representative Luz Ilagan, Bayan Muna Representative and human rights lawyer Neri Colmenares, former Gabriela Representative Liza Maza, Executive Director of EnGendeRights Atty. Clara Rita Padilla, litigation and family lawyer Atty. Lorna Kapunan and public interest law practitioner Atty. Ferdinand Topacio.
ABS-CBN'S Harapan to tackle divorce bill Anchored by award-winning broadcast journalist Korina Sanchez ,debate aims to educate and inform the public on yet another issue that has significance and relevance to every Filipino. The proposed law, which was authored by Gabriela Party List Rep. Luzviminda Ilagan, legalizes divorce as a course for individuals who want out of their marriages.
House Bill 1799, authored by Rep.Luz Ilagan of Gabriela Party-list, revive