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Some of the guards have even become temporary guests of the jail gangs, where VIP accommodation rooms have been provided for sleeping
Ano ang hakbang na dapat gawin upang masiguradong maayos ang proseso kung ito'y matutuloy?
(UPDATED) 'Failure to act now could result in a serious outbreak in the country’s jails and prisons, threatening the lives of prisoners whose health the authorities have a duty to protect,' Human Rights Watch says
Since July 2018, the Bureau of Corrections has been spending an average of P13 per meal for each prisoner
Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri says his proposed prison in an isolated and uninhabited island will keep heinous crime convicts 'far from their victims and society at large'
The Philippines confines terrorists on trial away from other types of crime suspects. Filipino and Australian researchers say this approach might only intensify the inmates' extremism.
An Iloilo-based filmmaker and teacher gives us a glimpse into the lives of women imprisoned at the Iloilo City Jail
This is my first time after doing research in this area for the past 22 years to have heard of such secret medieval age type of cells
The current population is at 3 008 more than double capacity of only 1 500 inmates
As police wage an unprecedented war on crime detainees appear doomed for lengthy stints in an underfunded and overwhelmed penal system
For administrators wanting to solve the problems facing jails in the Philippines getting consistent and accurate information can often take months
The 2014 raids on the national penitentiary yielded illegal drugs firearms and other banned items in the lavishly decorated cells of convicted drug lords
Philippine officials see for themselves the lavish and gaudy abodes of 19 inmates in the Maximum Security Compound of the New Bilibid Prison
Much as I hate to say it I think Senator Bong Revilla has a right to complain about jail conditions
Maning Dimatulac vividly remembers how he and several other political prisoners dug the tunnel at Fort Bonifacio