Int’l lawyers’ groups, legal professionals ask Duterte: Protect Filipino lawyers

MANILA, Philippines — Several international lawyer organizations and members of the legal profession have called President Rodrigo Duterte to stop attacks and extrajudicial killings against Filipino lawyers. In a petition dated September 17, several international groups and individuals in the legal profession sought an investigation into extrajudicial killings against lawyers and jurists. They also asked … Continue reading Int’l lawyers’ groups, legal professionals ask Duterte: Protect Filipino lawyers