CHR cops out on EJK | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2019, July 18). CHR cops out on EJK. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/chr-cops-out-on-ejk/ CHR cops out on EJK By Mario J. Mallari – July 18, 2019 12:07 AM Enemy from within Sen. Richard Gordon bares that government agency Commission on Human Rights is quick to … Continue reading

Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 14). Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/philippines-may-exit-from-un-rights-council/ Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council July 14, 2019 | 11:41 pm PHILSTAR THE Philippines is considering withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council after it approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo … Continue reading

Criminal age: CHR presses for options | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. (2019, January 24). Criminal age: CHR presses for options. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 25, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/286145/criminal-age-chr-presses-for-options.html Criminal age: CHR presses for options posted January 24, 2019 at 09:53 pm by Rio N. Araja Despite Congress’ setting of the age of criminal liability to 12 years old instead of nine on a proposed … Continue reading

House holds hearing on kids’ age of criminal liability | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, January 21). House holds hearing on kids’ age of criminal liability. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/21/1886778/house-holds-hearing-kids-age-criminal-liability House holds hearing on kids’ age of criminal liability Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – January 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives resumes today its deliberations on a … Continue reading

House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought | Philstar.com

Reference: Patag, K. J. (2018, August 22). House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/22/1844880/house-probe-arrest-makati-bars-lawyers-sought House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – August 22, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Two lawmakers on Wednesday urged the House of Representatives committees on Justice, … Continue reading

Ex-HR chief told: Belie evidence of extortion | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. (2018, August 05). Ex-HR chief told: Belie evidence of extortion. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/272276/ex-hr-chief-told-belie-evidence-of-extortion.html Ex-HR chief told: Belie evidence of extortion posted August 05, 2018 at 11:30 pm by Rio N. Araja The Sandiganbayan’s Second Division has ordered former Commission on Human Rights commissioner Cecilia Rachel Quisumbing to present … Continue reading

Solon, CHR caution PDEA against releasing ‘narco-list’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Morallo, A. (2018, April 25). Solon, CHR caution PDEA against releasing ‘narco-list’. Philstar.com. Retrieved April 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/04/25/1809356/solon-chr-caution-pdea-against-releasing-narco-list Solon, CHR caution PDEA against releasing ‘narco-list’ Audrey Morallo (philstar.com) – April 25, 2018 – 6:50pm MANILA, Philippines — The government and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency should observe due process and the presumption of … Continue reading

CHR to become independent body in proposed charter | Philstar.com

Reference: Omg, G. (2018, April 17). CHR to become independent body in proposed charter. Philippine Star. Retrieved April 17, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/04/17/1806723/chr-become-independent-body-proposed-charter CHR to become independent body in proposed charter Ghio Ong (The Philippine Star) – April 17, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) will be known as an independent … Continue reading

Senators urge PNP: Submit drug war files | Inquirer News

Reference: Philippine Daily Inquirer. (2018, April 05). Senators urge PNP: Submit drug war files. Inquirer.net. Retrieved April 05, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/980232/senators-urge-pnp-submit-drug-war-files Senators urge PNP: Submit drug war files Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:00 AM April 05, 2018 Saying no one is above the law, Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Wednesday urged the Philippine National Police to … Continue reading

Roque: ‘Hypocrites’ De Lima, Gascon signed AO on EJKs | Inquirer News

Source: Corrales, N. (2017, December 11). Roque: ‘Hypocrites’ De Lima, Gascon signed AO on EJKs. Inquirer.net. Retrieved December 11, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/951308/breaking-news-harry-roque-leila-de-lima-chito-gascon-chr-ejks-administrative-order-no-35-ao-35 Roque: ‘Hypocrites’ De Lima, Gascon signed AO on EJKs By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:08 AM December 11, 2017 Malacañang on Monday called Senator Leila de Lima and Commission … Continue reading

House OKs budget; CHR gets P500 M | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Diza, J. (2017, September 27). House OKs budget; CHR gets P500 M. The Philipppine Star. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/27/1743094/house-oks-budget-chr-gets-p500-m House OKs budget; CHR gets P500 M By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 27, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Voting 223-9, the House of Representatives yesterday approved on third … Continue reading

SC asked to order agencies to resolve, prevent EJKs | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2017, September 27). SC asked to order agencies to resolve, prevent EJKs. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/27/1743102/sc-asked-order-agencies-resolve-prevent-ejks SC asked to order agencies to resolve, prevent EJKs By Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 27, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) has been … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – RP claims victory in Geneva HR review

Reference: Tribune Wires & Rocamora, J.A.L. (2017, September 24). RP claims victory in Geneva HR review. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/rp-claims-victory-in-geneva-hr-review RP claims victory in Geneva HR review Written by Tribune Wires Sunday, 24 September 2017 00:00 UN ADOPTS RIGHTS REPORT CARD By Joyce Ann L. … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Nationwide ML is Rody’s downfall — lawyers’ group

Reference: Tribune Wires & Tuvera, T. (2017, September 17). Nationwide ML is Rody’s downfall — lawyers’ group. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 21, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/nationwide-ml-is-rody-s-downfall-lawyers-group Nationwide ML is Rody’s downfall — lawyers’ group Written by Tribune Wires Sunday, 17 September 2017 00:00 By Ted Tuvera The thought of declaring … Continue reading

House restores budget for ‘1,000-peso club’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Malaya. (2017, September 21). House restores budget for ‘1,000-peso club’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 21, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-restores-budget-%E2%80%981000-peso-club%E2%80%99 House restores budget for ‘1,000-peso club’ September 21, 2017 THE House appropriations committee has been given the green light to endorse the restoration of the budget of the Commission on Human Rights, the Energy Regulatory Commission, and … Continue reading

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