Quantcast
pork barrel
Latest Stories
Home » Impunity You are browsing entries tagged with “Impunity”

Senators rapped for not taking Duterte to task

By
Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte INQUIRER MINDANAO FILE PHOTO

The international watchdog Human Rights Watch (HRW) has expressed concern over some senators’ seeming acquiescence with Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s death threat against an alleged rice smuggler made during a Senate committee hearing last week, saying it would encourage impunity.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Human rights group slams senators’ tolerance for Duterte’s threat to kill smugglers

By
Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte INQUIRER MINDANAO FILE PHOTO

The international watchdog Human Rights Watch (HRW) has expressed concern over the senators’ seeming support for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s threats against a smuggling suspect during the Senate committee hearing on smuggling early this week, saying it will encourage impunity.

Posted: February 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

PH government is committed to end impunity, says Coloma

By
Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma (Photo from http://pcoo.gov.ph/)

Malacañang on Thursday assured the public of its commitment to end culture of impunity in the country.

Posted: January 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

‘Killing of journalists a nat’l catastrophe’

Radio journalist Rogelio Butalid lies dead outside the Radyo Natin station in Tagum City after being shot by a lone gunman on Wednesday. Butalid (inset) was also a village councilor.  FRINSTON LIM/INQUIRER MINDANAO

An international human rights watchdog has urged President Aquino to declare the deadly attacks on Filipino journalists a “national catastrophe,” saying that the situation “threatens civil liberties” in the country.

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

PH’s slow justice system has worsened impunity in media killings—senators

By
Senators Grace Poe and Loren Legarda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

The country’s justice system remains painfully slow and this has contributed to the persistence of impunity in the killing of media practitioners, administration lawmakers said on Thursday.

Posted: December 12th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement