#MaryJaneLives - updates

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#AnimatED: Mary Jane brought out the best and worst in us

May 11, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Why did we really save Mary Jane?

Mary Jane Veloso's 'recruiter' under NBI custody

May 06, 2015 - 3:40 PM

Maria Cristina Sergio continues to undergo inquest proceedings at the National Bureau of Investigation as her team of lawyers finalize her affidavit

UNDER ARREST. Maria Cristina Sergio (rightmost) during her transfer to Camp Crame. Beside her is Chief Public Attorney Persida Acosta. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

A lawyer's call for unity: 'Save all Mary Jane Velosos'

May 06, 2015 - 9:35 AM

Future legal and political campaigns for Filipinos on death row abroad may be modelled or improved upon the SaveMaryJane efforts

Mary Jane Veloso’s legal case: What’s next?

May 04, 2015 - 6:32 PM

A 3rd case review could be tricky as Indonesian law normally only allows for one

The right of Mary Jane Veloso's family to their rage and pain

May 03, 2015 - 2:11 AM

I urge netizens not just to know the full story first – and the story does not merely begin in the hour leading up to Mary Jane Veloso s suspended execution

SLAMMING GOVERNMENT. Celia Veloso, mother of Philippine death-row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso, speaks during a protest near the Philippines' presidential palace to mark Labor Day on May 1, 2015. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

Malacañang on saving Mary Jane: 'Everyone did their part'

May 02, 2015 - 6:00 PM

The whole nation united in prayer and concern together with people of good will from around the world made possible this reprieve for Miss Veloso says Malacañang

Temporary reprieve. Mary Jane Veloso. File photo by Bimo Satrio/EPA

#MaryJaneLives: Ano na ang susunod?

May 02, 2015 - 2:36 PM

MaryJaneLives Anong gagawin mo pag humupa na ang hashtag?

Sergio: Mary Jane Veloso's family threatened me

May 01, 2015 - 6:29 PM

In a sworn statement the accused recruiter of Mary Jane Veloso says she received death threats from Veloso’s husband and parents

DEATH THREATS. Ma. Kristina Sergio, alleged recruiter of OFW Mary Jane Veloso, faces the media after arriving at the Camp Crame in Quezon City on April 29 to seek protective custody from the PNP. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

The miracle in Mary Jane Veloso's case

May 01, 2015 - 3:56 PM

I had always imagined her as a typical blonde or red haired woman Not this To my surprise she also speaks Bahasa Indonesia The warden said she learned it during her 5 years in prison Mary Jane it turned out is the prison’s darling

SAVED FROM DEATH. Filipino death-row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso, wearing an Indonesian traditional costume, poses during a fashion show to mark Indonesian woman's emancipation Kartini day at Wirogunan prison in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on April 21, 2015. File photo by Bimo Satrio/EPA

How Indonesian activists helped change Jokowi's mind on Mary Jane

Apr 30, 2015 - 7:40 AM

Migrant Care executive director Anis Hidayah shares what went on during that emergency meeting on Mary Jane Veloso

INTERVIEW. President Joko Widodo in an interview with Al Jazeera. Screenshot from interview video.

Mary Jane Veloso, Jeane Napoles arrest, Pacquiao killer instinct | The wRap

Apr 29, 2015 - 7:47 PM

Mary Jane Veloso lives The Court of Tax Appeals orders the arrest of Jeane Napoles Pacquiao says his killer instinct is back

Mary Jane Veloso's recruiter brought to Camp Crame

Apr 29, 2015 - 6:27 PM

UPDATED Maria Kristina Sergio and her live in partner Julius Lacanilao arrive at the PNP headquarters in Quezon City past 5:30 pm

Ma. Kristina Sergio, alleged recruiter of OFW Mary Jane Veloso, faces the media after arriving at the Camp Crame in Quezon City on Wednesday to seek protective custody from the PNP. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

How Mary Jane Veloso's sisters learned of her fate

Apr 29, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Sisters Darling and Maritess didn t know Mary Jane was still alive until 15 minutes after shots were heard from the execution island

Mary Jane's sister Maritess. Photo by Jet Damazo-Santos

Jokowi: ‘Mary Jane Veloso deserves justice’

Apr 29, 2015 - 1:35 PM

Indonesian President Joko Widodo says he ‘listens and pays attention to’ human rights activists and urges them to continue giving inputs in decision making

SAVE MARY JANE. Indonesian activists hold candles during a a vigil supporting Mary Jane Veloso outside the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, April 27, 2015. Photo by Mast Irham/EPA

Mary Jane Veloso back in Yogyakarta prison

Apr 29, 2015 - 12:21 PM

Veloso is back at the Wirongunan Penitentiary after an 11th hour reprieve

Filipino death-row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso, wearing an Indonesian traditional costume, poses during a fashion show to mark Indonesian woman's emancipation Kartini day at Wirogunan prison in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on April 21, 2015. File photo by Bimo Satrio/EPA

Indonesia defends executions after convicts die singing

Apr 29, 2015 - 12:10 PM

UPDATED Indonesian attorney general: We are fighting a war against horrible drug crimes that threaten our nation s survival

'WHY GO?' A hand painted sign left is seen outside the Indonesian Consulate in Maroubra, Sydney, Australia, April 29, 2015. Dan Himbrechts/EPA

PH stars weigh in on Mary Jane Veloso's delayed execution

Apr 29, 2015 - 10:14 AM

Bianca Gonzalez Angel Locsin Dingdong Dantes Vice Ganda and more express joy and hope following news that Mary Jane s execution has been delayed

Migrante: Let’s bring Mary Jane Veloso home

Apr 29, 2015 - 9:38 AM

UPDATED Migrante International says it already has 3 witnesses against alleged recruiter Maria Kristina Sergio whose surrender prompted the Indonesian government to delay Mary Jane s execution

SAVE MARY JANE. Militants light candles and offer their prayers for Mary Jane Veloso and to a stop of her execution during the vigil rally in front of the Indonesian Embassy in Makati on April 25, 2015. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Indonesia executes foreign drug convicts, defying global anger

Apr 29, 2015 - 4:10 AM

UPDATED Indonesia on Wednesday executed 7 foreign drug convicts including two Australians by firing squad despite a storm of international anger but a Filipina was spared at the 11th hour

WAITING. Michael Chan (C), the brother of Australian death-row prisoner Andrew Chan, walk at Wijayapura port accompanied by family members and embassy officials as they visit Nusakambangan prison island, in Cilacap, Indonesia, 28 April 2015. Photo by Adi Weda / EPA

Delayed execution: #MaryJaneLives trends worldwide

Apr 29, 2015 - 3:47 AM

After news breaks that Mary Jane Veloso s execution is delayed the Rappler initiated hashtag MaryJaneLives quickly trends in the Philippines and worldwide

Mary Jane Veloso execution delayed

Apr 29, 2015 - 1:39 AM

UPDATED Eight other death row convicts – 7 of them foreigners – were put to death after midnight local time Veloso s execution was delayed due to a last minute plea from the Philippine government

Filipino death-row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso, wearing an Indonesian traditional costume, poses during a fashion show to mark Indonesian woman's emancipation Kartini day at Wirogunan prison in Yogyakarta, Indonesia April 21, 2015. File photo by Bimo Satrio/EPA