Governance, Human Rights, News

Cases of EJKs, Other Rights Violations Under Aquino Piling Up

3 Dec , 2010  

After Justice Secretary Leila de Lima submitted her review on the case of the Morong 43, the legal team of Malacanang also reviewed de Lima’s review and forwarded recommendations to the President. Aquino already said twice that he would let the courts decide on the case of the health workers.

Governance, Human Rights, News

Cases of Extrajudicial Killings Under New Government Piling Up

2 Dec , 2010  

Human Rights group Karapatan noted the number of victims of extrajudicial killings, now numbering 20 under president Aquino, has surpassed former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s record during her last six months in office.