The opening of the case of Hacienda Luisita massacre was lifted yesterday morning by Senator Ralph Recto. "If were going to study the Extra Judicial Killings, we should involve the Hacienda Luisita massacre".
In 1930's the Cojuancos are the biggest Land-owning clan in Central Luzon. Owning 12,000 hectares of land controlling the rice trade of the entire province in Tarlac. Corazon Aquino the daughter of the heir is married to Benigno Aquino the son of Tarlac congressman, two powerful families became one.
Dec 8 2004 Marcelino Beltran - witness of Hacienda Luisita massacre
Jan 5 2005 Bodyguard of Noynoy Aquino Openfire to 20 Farmers in the picket line
Mar 3 2005 Councilor Abelardo Ladera - Has the access of documents about Luisita supposed to bring into senate
Mar 13 2005 Father William Tadena - Sympathizers of farmers, Rev William has been shot by the body guards of Congressman Noynoy Aquino. winessed by Father Jun Flores.
Mar 17 2005 Victor "Tata Ben" Conception - 66yrs old active supporters of the farmers.
Oct 15 2005 Florante Collante - Critics against Aquino Family
Oct 3 2006 Bishop Alberto Ramento - Vocal critic about the brutal killing of his fellow priest.
stabbed 7 times
Mar 17 2006 Tirso Cruz - Leader of United Luisita Workers Union, shot in front of his father and brother.
And many more.