LITO MEETS MIKE. Former Manila Mayor and former Buhay Party-list rep. Lito Atienza pays a courtesy call on Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama at the latter’s office on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. Atienza is in Cebu for a series of press conferences to encourage Cebuanos to oppose proposed laws that will legalize divorce, medical marijuana use and same-sex marriage. / Cebu City Public Information Office
Atienza was in Cebu City Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, to attend a press conference with the topic: “Filipinos must strongly say no to divorce bill, same-sex marriage and medical marijuana.”
Atienza said the children will be the most affected when their parents separate.
He said the annulment of marriage as legalized by Republic Act 8533 is already a solution.
Atienza’s group also opposed two Senate bills that seek to legalize and regulate the medical use of cannabis and to institutionalize civil unions of same-sex couples, respectively.
All three bills have been proposed by neophyte Senator Robin Padilla.
Pro-life advocate Dr. Rene Josef Bullecer of Human Life International, who also attended the conference Friday, supported Atienza’s…