Friday, January 13, 2012

Unjust Vexation

Anabelle Rama
2nd Paragraph of Article 287 of the Revides Penal Code
-Punishment of Arresto Menor; fine ranging from five to 200 Pesos or both.
-Is a catch all crime that applies whenever the act or omission complained of doesn't specifically fall under any provisions in the Revised Penal Code.
-Destroying of peace.
Example:
Carlos Celdran disturbing a religious ceremony
People vs. Reyes, 60 Phil 369, August 23, 1934, defendants was punished for unjust vexation for the act of disturbing a ceremony of religious character.