The families of missing University of the Philippines (UP) students Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeño have asked the Court of Appeals (CA) to move detained kidnapping suspect retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. from a military detention facility to a civilian jail, preferably his former cell at the Bulacan provincial jail.
By Allan Macatuno
With no grave to visit, the mother of Karen Empeño, one of two students of the University of Philippines missing since 2006, will observe All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day with hopes and prayers to find closure for her daughter’s fate.
By Nestor Corrales
A Human rights group on Thursday trooped to the Department of Justice in Manila to demand for the speedy conviction of retired Major General Jovito Palparan.
By Carmela Reyes-Estrope
The lawyers of retired Army Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. asked the Court of Appeals, on Monday, to quash the kidnapping and serious illegal detention case filed against him for the 2006 abduction of two University of the Philippines students in Bulacan province.
The families of missing University of the Philippines students Karen Empeño and Sherlyn Cadapan asked a Bulacan court on Thursday to transfer retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. from a military facility to an ordinary jail in Metro Manila while he stands trial for the kidnapping of their daughters.