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Has HB 5734, pushed by Philippines Congress in 2012, been

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Has HB 5734, pushed by Philippine's Congress in 2012, been signed into law?

Hello Paul,

My name isXXXXX a licensed attorney and am very happy to try and answer your question today.

Yes, House Bill 5734 (Act Defining the Crime of Sexual Infidelity) was approved and enacted into law on April 23, 2012.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Tell me if this is correct then:


If the husband of a woman abandoned her 5 years ago and has lived with another woman the whole time, neither he nor anyone else can bring charges of marital infidelity against his abandoned wife if she then lives with another man.


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Hello again,
Thanks for writing back and good to hear from you!
Yes, your latest statement is correct concerning the prosecution of this offense.
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Ben, J.D.
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