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Makati City Court orders Senator Trillanes’ arrest

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 25) – Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Tuesday posted a PhP200,000 bail to secure his temporary liberty after a local court upheld the voidance of his amnesty on Tuesday. A representative for Trillanes posted his bail at the Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC), after the senator underwent booking procedure at […]

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GINULAT ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte ang sambayanan kamakailan sa pag-iisyu ng Proclamation 572 na nagdeklarang wala umanong bisa ang amnesty na ibinigay ni dating President Noynoy Aquino at ng kanyang Kongreso sa pinakamasugid niyang kritikong si Senador Antonio Trillanes IV. Nakabibigla rin ang pahayag ng Department of Justice (DOJ) na hindi na kakailanganin ni Duterte […]

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Integrated Bar of the Philippines Board of Governors Statement on Presidential Proclamation No. 572, Series of 2018

THE Integrated Bar of the Philippines, as the sentinel of the Rule of Law, leads the call for sobriety and respect for our constitutional institutions following the issuance of Proclamation No. 572, Series of 2018. The said executive issuance treats as “void ab initio” the Philippine Government’s previous grant of amnesty to Senator Antonio Trillanes […]