CA rejects Marcos victims’ claims for $2B damages

CA rejects Marcos victims’ claims for $2B damages

By Virgil Lopez Source: GMA News The Court of Appeals (CA) has tossed out the petition seeking to enforce the United States court decision that awarded some $2 billion in compensation to human rights victims during the term of former President Ferdinand Marcos. In a...
Lorenzana urges ‘victims’ of martial law abuses to come out

Lorenzana urges ‘victims’ of martial law abuses to come out

By Amita Legaspi Source: GMA News Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Monday urged alleged victims of abuses perpetrated by government security forces during the Mindanao Martial Law to come out and present their evidence. “I strongly encourage these groups and...
Lawyers to Duterte: Stop martial law abuses in Marawi

Lawyers to Duterte: Stop martial law abuses in Marawi

Source: Rappler.com   The Integrated Bar of the Philippines in Lanao del Sur says it is ‘utterly shocked’ by the ‘sheer magnitude’ of abuses against innocent civilians in Marawi   MANILA, Philippines – Lawyers in Lanao del Sur...