Article 2 'Declaration of Principles and State Policies' - SEC. 3.
"Civilian authority is, at all times, supreme over the military. The Armed Forces of the Philippines is the protector of the people and the State. Its goal is to secure the sovereignty of the State and the integrity of the national territory".
Article 3 'Bill of Rights' - SEC. 1.
"No person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property without due process of law, nor shall any person be denied the equal protection of the laws".