February 6, 2018

On the SC majority decision affirming the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao for 365 days more

Not really totally unexpected but somehow still unbelievable. The majority of the Court gifted the executive, especially its martial rulers, and the legislative undeserved full faith […]
February 2, 2018

Where’s The Catch?

On the police claim another NDFP consultant was arrested: NDF consultant Rommel Salinas was already arrested way back May 11, 2017 and is still in detention. […]
January 31, 2018

A Dud for a Legal Opening Salvo

On the police charges vs mass leaders in relation to the protest rally during the November 2017 ASEAN summit: More than two months after the subject […]
January 28, 2018

On the resumption of OPLAN TOKHANG under new PNP guidelines to “respect human rights at all times”:

On its face, this looks good and an apparent improvement on paper. It sounds too good to be true but the proof of the pudding is […]
January 27, 2018

These persistent presidential pronouncements are disturbing and distressing.

Random quick thoughts about the President’s threat to “go after” what he alludes as the so-called “legal fronts” of the CPP-NPA once the courts have proscribed […]
January 24, 2018

Statement of the National Union Of Peoples’ Lawyers On The Day of t he Endangered Lawyer

Today, on the Day of the Endangered Lawyer, the National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers joins the voices of the international community and other lawyers’ organizations calling […]
January 23, 2018

Update on Mary Jane Veloso Case

We officially received today a copy of the 16 January 2018 Motion for Reconsideration of the Decision of the Philippine Court of Appeals dated 13 December […]
January 16, 2018

The NUPL is set to argue today before the Supreme Court the petition

The NUPL is set to argue today before the Supreme Court the petition to declare the further extension of martial law and the suspension of the […]
January 11, 2018

Stop TRAIN dead on its tracks -NUPL

The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL) assisted today ACT Teachers Party-List Rep. Antonio Tinio, Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate, and Anakpawis Rep. Ariel “Ka Ayik” […]
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