Broadcast journalist Anthony Taberna helps a mother seek justice for his son who was accidentally killed by a jeepney driver tomorrow (April 11) in “Pinoy True Stories: Demandahan.”
Rowena’s nine-year old son Allen was on his way to school with his friends when the antenna of a speeding jeepney caught his backpack, causing the child to be dragged to his death. Passengers of the jeepney said that the driver lost control due to an epilepsy attack.
In the episode, Anthony accompanies Rowena to Atty. Estrella Elamparo, a criminal litigation expert, to seek advice as she fights for justice in her beloved son’s death.
What are the elements that constitute reckless imprudence? Under the law, what are the penalties for reckless imprudence resulting in homicide?
Don’t miss “Demandahan” tomorrow (April 11), 4:45PM in ABS-CBN Kapamilya Gold. Catch the other programs of “Pinoy True Stories” produced by ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs namely “Bistado” with Julius Babao on Mondays, “Engkwentro” with Karen Davila on Tuesdays, “Saklolo” with Maan Macapagal and Dominic Almelor on Wednesdays, and “Hiwaga” with Atom Araullo on Fridays. For updates, follow @PinoyTruStories on Twitter.