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Senatorial aspirants Chel Diokno, Samira Gutoc, and Erin Tañada believe Filipinos should be made more aware of their human rights, so they won't be afraid to file reports when abuses happen
‘Many of them support the President and I get that, and I don’t think you need to challenge that at this point,’ says reelectionist Senator Bam Aquino
'I just couldn't sit and watch it happen,' says human rights lawyer Chel Diokno as he tells Rappler why he decided to run for the Senate at this time of extrajudicial killings
Does Chel Diokno have it in him to convince the tougher judge – the Filipino voter?
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The opposition coalition, led by the Liberal Party, will field only 8 senatorial candidates
The daughter of dictator Ferdinand Marcos and the son of an opposition leader detained during Marcos' time find themselves sitting next to each other at Comelec
As supporters of opposition senate bet Chel Diokno shout 'Never again to Martial Law,' Imee Marcos says she only hears supporters chant 'Imee, solusyon'
Will their brand of politics – staunch critics of martial law and dictatorship – work to counter the Duterte magic?
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'Hindi naman ho kami tumitingin sa surveys. Kami ay tumitingin sa sentimiyento ng taongbayan,' says Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano
(UPDATED) 'They will be our fighters against poverty, for social inclusion, and for the nation’s sovereignty,' says the opposition coalition
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(UPDATED) The Liberal Party formally nominates Aquino, Diokno, and Tañada as senatorial candidates for the 2019 elections
Lawyers present during police searches are guided by the following questions: Does the search team have a search warrant? If so, is it valid? If so, is the proper procedure being observed?
The LP president reveals 6 names they're considering for the 2019 senate slate: Bam Aquino, Chel Diokno, Erin Tañada, Gary Alejano, Barry Gutierrez, and Agot Isidro
Low conviction rates and long trial times make justice difficult to achieve and impunity rampant in the country, lawyers at the Rise, Resist, Unite against Tokhang and Tyranny forum say
Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno questions the regularity of police raids during ungodly hours
Here are highlights of the second day of Supreme Court oral arguments on the constitutionality of Oplan Tokhang in the government's war on drugs
'Because I believe it's right and somebody has to do it,' says FLAG's Diokno on why they filed a petition against the drug war before the High Court
Here's a summary of the most important points raised during the petitioners' round in the Supreme Court oral arguments on the war on drugs
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Supreme Court Chief Justice Sereno is also calling the heads of the DILG, PDEA, DDB, Napolcom and PNP-IAS to appear during oral arguments on November 28
The Associate Justice says adjusting the government's program against illegal drugs so it does not necessarily alienate communities it is supposed to protect would also clarify the rights of individuals vis-a-vis the power of government
The petitions of the human rights lawyers are the most comprehensive in terms of coverage when it comes to challenging the war on drugs
Questions must be asked now before the freedom to ask is itself lost
Who does Senator Leila de Lima have arguing for her in the Supreme Court? Veteran lawyers prosecutors and lawmakers
The biggest problem that we have in the judiciary one third of our courts are vacant We have no judges 27 of our trial courts have no judges So how can you expect us to have speedy cases?
The dean of the De La Salle University College of Law recommends the involvement of private prosecutors in the plunder cases
Rappler talks to lawyer Chel Diokno on what comes after the Ombudsman has filed plunder charges with the anti graft court against 3 senators
Dean Jose Manuel Diokno says summoning the Ombusdman may be a defense ‘ploy’ Filipinos protest Beijing’s arrogance And Mon Tulfo talks about the Tulfo testosterone and revenge
Take a look back at the Estrada impeachment trial relive the lessons and learn what s at stake with the Chief Justice on trial
The characters peculiarities and lessons in the Estrada and Corona impeachment trials