MANILA, Philippines — Former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas has changed his stand on the legalization of divorce in the Philippines. Roxas, in an interview with ANC’s program “Headstart” on Tuesday, said he was for divorce. When he ran for president in 2016, Roxas opposed the legalization of divorce. READ: Presidential bets oppose legalizing divorceDuring a presidential debate, the candidates were asked to raise their hands if they favored legalizing divorce. Roxas is among the senatorial slate of the coalition of opposition parties Otso Diretso for the upcoming May elections.
Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer February 12, 2019 01:56 UTC