Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 10). Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299400/ample-powers-for-rody-s-use-to-solve-ph-ills.html Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills posted July 10, 2019 at 01:40 am by MJ Blancaflor and Macon Ramos-Araneta President Rodrigo Duterte can impose martial law, declare … Continue reading

Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 09). Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/martial-rule-still-an-option-for-duterte-presidency/ Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency July 9, 2019 | 8:55 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE — PHILSTAR/JOVEN CAGANDE PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte may still declare martial law, assume emergency powers or … Continue reading

Rights abuse victims claims extended | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Ricohermoso, B. (2019, March 01). Rights abuse victims claims extended. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 05, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/01/rights-abuse-victims-claims-extended/ Rights abuse victims claims extended By Bobby Ricohermoso – March 1, 2019 12:14 AM Martial law victims can now leave a sigh of relief after President Rodrigo Duterte this week approved the … Continue reading

Pass anti-terror bill, end ML | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Manuel, E. (2019, February 05). Pass anti-terror bill, end ML. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 05, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/05/pass-anti-terror-bill-end-ml/ Pass anti-terror bill, end ML By Elmer N. Manuel – February 5, 2019 12:05 AM Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana vowed to support the lifting of martial law on Mindanao on one condition, which … Continue reading

Solon seeks another extension of martial law » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2018, November 19). Solon seeks another extension of martial law. Manila Bulletin News. Retrieved November 20, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/11/19/solon-seeks-another-extension-of-martial-law/ Solon seeks another extension of martial law Published November 19, 2018, 8:31 PM By Ellson Quismorio Iligan City lone district Rep. Frederick Siao has filed a resolution batting for the re-extension of martial … Continue reading

ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B.E. (2018, November 10). ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 12, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/ml-victims-lawyers-hail-ruling/465110/ ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO NOVEMBER 10, 2018 The Filipino lawyers for victims of martial law, which Ferdinand Marcos declared in 1972, hailed the Sandiganbayan’s decision to convict Imelda Marcos … Continue reading

Leni Robredo: ‘Tagging opposition smacks of Martial Law tactic’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Flores, H. (2018, September 26). Leni Robredo: ‘Tagging opposition smacks of Martial Law tactic’. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/26/1854859/leni-robredo-tagging-opposition-smacks-martial-law-tactic. Leni Robredo: ‘Tagging opposition smacks of Martial Law tactic’ Helen Flores (The Philippine Star) – September 26, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo slammed yesterday the latest attempts to … Continue reading

ARMM gov: Martial Law killings a ‘painful part of our history as Moros’ | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar]. (2018, September 24). ARMM gov: Martial Law killings a ‘painful part of our history as Moros’. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/nation/2018/09/24/1854286/armm-gov-martial-law-killings-painful-part-our-history-moros ARMM gov: Martial Law killings a ‘painful part of our history as Moros’ (The Philippine Star) – September 24, 2018 – 9:00am MANILA, Philippines — The governor of the Autonomous Region … Continue reading

Benigno Aquino III slams Juan Ponce Enrile’s revision of Martial Law | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2018, September 22). Benigno Aquino III slams Juan Ponce Enrile’s revision of Martial Law. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/22/1853646/benigno-aquino-iii-slams-juan-ponce-enriles-revision-martial-law. Benigno Aquino III slams Juan Ponce Enrile’s revision of Martial Law Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 22, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Former president Benigno Aquino III yesterday … Continue reading

Palace says Marcos, Enrile can’t distort history of martial law | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. (2018, September 25). Palace says Marcos, Enrile can’t distort history of martial law. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035556/palace-marcos-enrile-cant-twist-history-of-martial-law. Palace says Marcos, Enrile can’t distort history of martial law By: Christine O. Avendaño, Darryl John Esguerra, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Team Inquirer / 01:34 AM September 25, 2018 Citing “court … Continue reading

Lifting martial law may lead to more attacks, Mangudadatu warns | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Jailer, M. (2018, September 10). Lifting martial law may lead to more attacks, Mangudadatu warns. Manilatimes.net. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/lifting-martial-law-may-lead-to-more-attacks-mangudadatu-warns/439966/. Lifting martial law may lead to more attacks, Mangudadatu warns BY MARY GLEEFER F. JALEA ON SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 Maguindanao 2nd District Rep. Zajid “Dong” Mangudadatu on Sunday batted for the extension of … Continue reading

House to extend fund availability for ML claimants » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Philippine News Agency (2018, August 15). House to extend fund availability for ML claimants. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/15/house-to-extend-fund-availability-for-ml-claimants/ House to extend fund availability for ML claimants Published August 15, 2018, 10:38 AM By the Philippine News Agency The House of Representatives on Tuesday adopted a joint resolution seeking to extend … Continue reading

Why the draft charter’s transitory provisions are raising alarms | Philstar.com

Reference: Viray, P. L. (2018, July 10). Why the draft charter’s transitory provisions are raising alarms. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/10/1832307/why-draft-charters-transitory-provisions-are-raising-alarms Why the draft charter’s transitory provisions are raising alarms Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) – July 10, 2018 – 4:10pm MANILA, Philippines — Critics have raised concerns over the draft federal constitution’s … Continue reading

Solon blames President for killing of 2 mayors | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, July 05). Solon blames President for killing of 2 mayors. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 05, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1007291/solon-blames-president-for-killing-of-2-mayors ‘LICENSE TO KILL’ Solon blames President for killing of 2 mayors By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:02 AM July 05, 2018 Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin on Wednesday blamed … Continue reading

Palace: Loitering ban no preview of martial law – Manila Standard

Reference: Barcelo, V. & Cruz, M. (2018, June 20). Palace: Loitering ban no preview of martial law. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved June20, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/268514/palace-loitering-ban-no-preview-of-martial-law.html Palace: Loitering ban no preview of martial law posted June 20, 2018 at 01:30 am by Vito Barcelo and Maricel V. Cruz Going after loiterers is not a prelude to declaring martial law nationwide, … Continue reading

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