Govt urged: Act on EU call

Credit to Author: William Depasupil, TMT| Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:18:20 +0000

THE Philippine government on Saturday was urged to address the European Parliament’s concerns about the alleged abuses and the “deteriorating” human rights situation in the country amid warnings that ignoring these could lead to further job losses and the temporary suspension of the grant of trade preferences to the Philippines. The Associated Labor Unions (ALU) […]

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De Lima asks SC to reconsider ruling on petition for protection vs Duterte tirades

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 12:15:40 +0000

INSISTING that her rights were violated, opposition Senator Leila de Lima has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to reconsider its resolution dismissing her habeas data petition which seeks to protect her from President Rodrigo Duterte’s continued threats and verbal attacks. In a 20-page motion for reconsideration filed on Wednesday by counsel Manuel Diokno, de Lima argued that the resolution […]

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De Lima: Those behind fake, spliced video are ‘evil’

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:11:29 +0000

leila de lima Palace hits UN experts’ probe on De Lima rights ‘violation’

Those behind a fake, spliced video showing Sen. Leila De Lima allegedly admitting that she was a protector of drug lords are “evil men and women,” the lawmaker said Saturday. “Mga walang puso at konsensya!” De Lima said in a statement.

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De Lima denies relation to ‘nephew’, says his allegation is ‘grand work of fiction’ 

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 04:33:29 +0000

De Lima warns Isko Moreno vs presenting crime suspects in public

Senator Leila De Lima on Saturday denied Jose Adrian Dera or “Jad” was her nephew as she dismissed his claim of delivering money to her from Bilibid inmates a “grand work of fiction.” 

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De Lima’s coaccused nabbed

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 21:30:01 +0000

De Lima’s coaccused nabbed

The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has arrested a coaccused of detained opposition Sen. Leila de Lima in two drug charges in his house in Angeles, Pampanga, on Friday morning. Jose Adrian “Jad” Dera was arrested on his 30th birthday by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued in 2017 by Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court […]

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De Lima describes viral video admitting her drug ties as fake, spliced

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 03:10:10 +0000

De Lima warns: Viral video admitting her drug ties is fake, spliced

MANILA, Philippines—Opposition Senator Leila de Lima has warned the public against a “spliced video” of her allegedly admitting her involvement in the illegal drug trade. The video, which was a spliced version of De Lima’s privilege speech at the Senate about extrajudicial killings on Aug. 2, 2016, was first posted by Pinoy Republic Facebook Page […]

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De Lima brother on senator’s visit: It was a beautiful reunion

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 06:25:29 +0000

de lima arrives in iriga city to visit sick mom

IRIGA CITY — Detained Sen. Leila De Lima’s meeting with her ailing mother Norma and her siblings in this city Thursday during the 48-hour furlough granted to her by a court was a happy affair and a “beautiful reunion.” “This is a glorious day for us because after 900 plus days, our sister is back, is […]

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Robredo still hoping for dismissal of drug charges vs De Lima

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 05:51:28 +0000

Women leaders urge fair probe of Robredo et al.

MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday said she is hopeful that the drug charges against detained Sen. Leila de Lima will eventually be dismissed. Robredo also welcomed the Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court’s decision to grant De Lima’s furlough request. “Masaya tayo, ngayong umaga, nakita ko iyong pictures na nandoon na siya (sa […]

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Bong Go prefers face-to-face debate with De Lima

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 09:00:45 +0000

Bong Go prefers face-to-face debate with De Lima

MANILA, Philippines— Neophyte Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said he is ready to debate with opposition Senator Leila de Lima but he wants to do it in person. On Tuesday, Go playfully answered queries of reporters about his stand on a resolution, allowing De Lima to participate in plenary debates through video conference. READ: De Lima open […]

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Duterte won’t object on De Lima plea to visit ailing mother 

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 02:20:41 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte will not object to the request of detained Sen. Leila De Lima for the court to allow her

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