How we kill: Notes on the death penalty in the Philippines | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Ariate, J. F., Jr. (2019, July 15). How we kill: Notes on the death penalty in the Philippines. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/how-we-kill-notes-death-penalty-philippines How we kill: Notes on the death penalty in the Philippines Joel F. Ariate Jr, VERA Files – July 15, 2019 (First of two parts) A WEEK after … Continue reading

Want war? Be prepared for one! | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 09). Want war? Be prepared for one! Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/09/want-war-be-prepared-for-one/ Want war? Be prepared for one! By Elmer N. Manuel – July 9, 2019 12:05 AM Newly-elected Sen. Ronald “Bato” De la Rosa on Monday lashed at his critics and so-called … Continue reading

Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 07). Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/299211/gordon-bucks-death-penalty-says-it-is-no-crime-deterrent-.html Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’ posted July 07, 2019 at 11:10 pm by Macon Ramos-Araneta Since he does not believe that the death penalty is a deterrent to … Continue reading

More senators back death penalty | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. B. (2019, July 05). More senators back death penalty. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 5, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1138092/more-senators-back-death-penalty More senators back death penaltyBy: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:26 AM July 05, 2019 The push to revive the death penalty gained more supporters in the Senate, as more … Continue reading

Go pushes death penalty for plunder, illegal drugs | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 03). Go pushes death penalty for plunder, illegal drugs. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/03/go-pushes-death-penalty-for-plunder-illegal-drugs/ Go pushes death penalty for plunder, illegal drugs By TDT – July 3, 2019 11:49 PM Newly-installed Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go is keen on pushing to revive death penalty as … Continue reading

Sotto: Senate would stay independent | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Terrazola, V. (2019, May 15). Sotto: Senate would stay independent. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/15/sotto-senate-would-stay-independent/ Sotto: Senate would stay independent By Vanne Elaine Terrazola, MB ON MAY 15, 2019 The election of administration allies in the Senate is no guarantee that controversial measures pushed by President Duterte will breeze through the … Continue reading

Vote to boost Duterte drive for federalism, death penalty | Inquirer News

Reference: Philippine Daily Inquirer (2019, May 14). Vote to boost Duterte drive for federalism, death penalty. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 14, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1118411/vote-to-boost-duterte-drive-for-federalism-death-penalty Vote to boost Duterte drive for federalism, death penalty By: Philippine Daily Inquirer Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:27 AM May 14, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Filipinos headed to the polls on Monday … Continue reading

Bill to impose stiffer penalty for possessing illegal drugs in parties, social gatherings | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.V. (2019, February 06). Bill to impose stiffer penalty for possessing illegal drugs in parties, social gatherings. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 06, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1082136/bill-to-impose-stiffer-penalty-for-possessing-illegal-drugs-in-parties-social-gatherings Bill to impose stiffer penalty for possessing illegal drugs in parties, social gatherings By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:55 PM February 06, 2019 MANILA, … Continue reading

Pacquiao’s push for death penalty unfazed by Vatican rejection | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. (2018, August 05). Pacquiao’s push for death penalty unfazed by Vatican rejection. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017787/pacquiaos-push-for-death-penalty-unfazed-by-vatican-rejection Pacquiao’s push for death penalty unfazed by Vatican rejection ‘It’s in the Bible…there should be no problem’ By: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:05 AM August 05, … Continue reading

Pacquiao eyes Senate OK of death penalty bill within the year | Inquirer News

Reference: Ager, M. (2018, August 04). Pacquiao eyes Senate OK of death penalty bill within the year. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017680/pacquiao-eyes-senate-ok-on-death-penalty-bill-within-a-year-pacquiao-senate-death-penalty-bible-justice-committee Pacquiao eyes Senate OK of death penalty bill within the year By: Maila Ager – Reporter / @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:19 PM August 04, 2018 There is no stopping Senator Manny … Continue reading

Death penalty revival remains Palace priority despite Pope’s call | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. (2018, August 04). Death penalty revival remains Palace priority despite Pope’s call. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017568/death-penalty-revival-remains-palace-priority-despite-popes-call Death penalty revival remains Palace priority despite Pope’s call By: Julie M. Aurelio – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:12 AM August 04, 2018 Restoring the death penalty remains a priority of the … Continue reading

Pacquiao batting for death penalty | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, August 05). Pacquiao batting for death penalty. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272221/pacquiao-batting-for-death-penalty.html Pacquiao batting for death penalty posted August 05, 2018 at 01:25 am by Manila Standard Senator Emmanuel Pacquiao is helping push for the Senate approval to reimpose the death penalty, suspended since 2006, before the end of … Continue reading

Government insists on death penalty | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2018, August 04). Government insists on death penalty. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272151/government-insists-on-death-penalty.html Government insists on death penalty posted August 04, 2018 at 01:55 am by Nathaniel Mariano The administration will still push for the revival of the death penalty bill despite the Vatican’s opposition, the Palace said Friday. “It … Continue reading

Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, August 03). Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017440/reimposition-of-death-penalty-appears-to-be-dead-in-the-senate Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate By: Anthony Q. Esguerra – Reporter / @AEsguerraINQ 05:21 PM August 03, 2018 The reimposition of death penalty seems to … Continue reading

Palace: Reviving death penalty now in Senate’s hands | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. (2018, August 03). Palace: Reviving death penalty now in Senate’s hands. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017408/palace-reviving-death-penalty-now-in-senates-hands Palace: Reviving death penalty now in Senate’s hands By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:30 PM August 03, 2018 Reviving the death penalty in the Philippines is now in the … Continue reading

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