Arrobang v. MartinezG.R. No. 153974 August 7, 2006Facts:
Petitioners are owners of parcels of land. OnPetitioners are owners of parcels of land. OnNovember 8, 1995, the Sangguniang Bayan of theNovember 8, 1995, the Sangguniang Bayan of theMunicipality of Panay issued Resolution authorizingMunicipality of Panay issued Resolution authorizingthe municipal government through the mayor tothe municipal government through the mayor toinitiate expropriation proceedings.initiate expropriation proceedings.