Hubert Webb and Friends Acquitted after 10 years

On January of the year 2000, the presiding Judge Amelita Tolentino, ruled that Hubert Webb and 6 others were found guilty beyond reasonable doubt to the rape and murder of Estrellita, Carmela, at Jennifer Vizconde. Hubert and friends were accused of raping and killing them at their BF Homes ParaƱaque residence on June 30, 1991.

If you could recall, there were supposedly 9 convicted criminals but only 7 were decided since the two accused namely Joey Filart (Related to Capital Region Command Chief Marino Filart according to reports) and  Dong Ventura (Son of a prominent businessman) who were remain at large during that time (correct me if I'm wrong).

The supreme court reversed the two rulings from the lower courts  "for the failure of the prosecution to rule their guilt beyond reasonable doubt."

People who were behind the acquittal were Associate Justices Roberto Abad, Conchita Carpio-Morales, Diosdado Peralta, Lucas Bersamin, Jose Perez, and Ma. Lourdes Sereno.

Those who dissented were Chief Justice Renato Corona; Associate Justices Martin Villarama, Teresita Leonardo-De Castro, and Arturo Brion.

Those who inhibited were Associate Justices Antonio Carpio, Eduardo Nachura, Diosdado Peralta, and Mariano del Castillo.

The question now is who are the real killers? Why Joey Filart and Dong Ventura chose to hide if they believe they are innocent? Is The Vizconde Massacre movie is just a mere fabricated story?

Update via Tweeter:

Other high-profile names who were charged with murder and got acquitted: Antonio "Tony Boy" Lejano, son of actress Pinky de Leon; Michael Gatchalian and Miguel Rodriguez, sons of prominent lawyers; Peter Estrada and Dong Ventura, sons of businessmen; Pyke Fernandez, son of a retired commodore; Joey Filart, a relative of former Capital Region Command Chief Marino Filart.

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