Atty. Barry Gutierrez: Reliving Martial Law

47 years ago, then President and soon to be all powerful dictator, Ferdinand E. Marcos, placed the Philippines under Martial Law. The next 14 years would be a nightmare of corruption, misgovernance, and brutality, as Marcos and his cronies ransacked the national economy, plundered billions from public coffers, and presided over the killing, torture, rape, and imprisonment of thousands of Filipinos.