By Julie M. Aurelio
Tell your stories and claim your rights, an official of the Human Rights Victims Claims Board (HRVCB) on Friday urged victims of martial law, as the Nov. 10 deadline for the filing of claims approaches.
By Marlon Ramos
Victims the second time around. Some unscrupulous individuals have been collecting fees from people seeking reparations from the government for the abuses they suffered during the Marcos regime, the chair of the Human Rights Victims Claims Board said on Sunday.
By Christian V. Esguerra
President Aquino on Tuesday rejected demands that he withdraw the appointment of Lina Sarmiento, insisting that the former police director was the right person to “fend off” a supposed effort to “sabotage” the compensation of victims of human rights violations during martial law.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Malacañang on Sunday asked former senator Joker Arroyo to trust President Benigno Aquino III in his decision to appoint a former police official to head the martial law compensation board.
By Lynette Ordonez-Luna
A British billionaire paid $43 million for a Monet masterpiece that once belonged to former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos then paid another $10 million to thousands of Filipino rights victims to keep it and himself from being dragged into court, US and British media reported on Thursday.