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” […]
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 13, 2017

Further extension of Martial Law in Mindanao is Stoking the Wildfire of Rights Violations

The inordinate extension of Martial Law in the whole of Mindanao seems to be part of a grand design or intent to eventually place the entire […]
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 […]
November 25, 2017

NUPL – Malacanang’s ‘conspiracy’ theory: an open season against government critics and dissenters

The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL) blasted the government pronouncement of impending arrests of purported communist “legal fronts” on the ground of conspiracy to commit […]
November 23, 2017

Terrorizing the Unterrified

On the threat to arrest so-called legal fronts of the CPP-NPA “upon Duterte’s orders” deemed as “conspiring to commit terrorism” by Philippine security agencies: In the […]
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