Speaker Bats for Bill to Protect 'Ugly, Rich Spouses'

 Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez batted anew for a bill that will protect the rights of "ugly" spouses whose partners may have married them just for their wealth. Under the civil union bill, the property of couples will stay separate even after the wedding ceremony, reports ABS-CBN News.