She is a law expert, no doubt and it was already proven when she was elected as one of the judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Santiago’s long-week absence doesn’t mean she’s not updated. And in her first day, Santiago erupted with a scorching disparage to her colleagues and lawyers of both defense and prosecution panels.
Below are my aggregation of her quotes.
Huwag na tayo pa-epal dito. Justice delayed is justice denied. Nawawalan na ng gana ang mga nanunuod.
It is both quasi judicial and quasi political, it is almost but not exactly like a political or judicial proceeding.
(By the way, I learned from Santiago that quasi is not pronounced as kwasay but kwasey! *wink*)