February 13, 2018

The Shoot-in-the-Vagina Order is a Macho-fascist Lecherous Inanity Without Balls – NUPL Women Lawyers.

Women members of the National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL), joined by their male colleagues, called the latest tirade of President Duterte addressing his soldiers to […]
January 9, 2018

A Triple Whammy Letdown for Justice

On the CA release order for ex-Palawan Gov. Reyes over the killing of journalist Gerry Ortega Together with the other contemporaneous Court of Appeals rulings unrealistically […]
January 8, 2018

NUPL Seeks Open, Inclusive & Thorough Judicial Query Into Martial Law Extension

Says prolonged military rule targets dissent and opposition, violates rights The National Union of Peoples Lawyers (NUPL), a national association of human rights lawyers, assisted various […]
January 5, 2018

On the Philippine Court of Appeals ruling stopping the testimony of death row inmate Mary Jane Veloso via deposition in Indonesian jail:

Shall We Wait Till a Fellow Filipina Is Sent To The Gallows With Her Mouth Gagged? We are disappointed that the taking of her material testimony […]
January 4, 2018


2017 was the year of the epiphany for the Filipino people. Slowly, we have unmasked the illusion of change that this government vowed to deliver. We […]
December 10, 2017

Rights lawyers on Human Rights Day: Protect human rights, resist and fight tyranny!

In this year’s commemoration of International Human Rights Day, the NATIONAL UNION OF PEOPLES’ LAWYERS (NUPL), together with legal luminaries, law students and lawyers’ groups of […]
March 9, 2017

Call for action and demand justice

Rights lawyers strongly denounce the killing of Atty. Mia Mascariñas-Green and attacks against lawyers: call for action and demand justice The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers […]
February 25, 2017

Beyond Glorification: Cross Examination

Decades and monuments after, the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolt continues to strike a powerful chord in the national consciousness. Today, it resonates sharply amid the […]
February 25, 2017

Mary Jane Veloso Case:

NUPL, Veloso Family, Laud Phil Court Resolution Finally Setting the Taking of Mary Jane’s Testimony in Indonesia The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL), private prosecutors […]
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