Año: Crooked cops deserve death penalty

Año: Crooked cops deserve death penalty

If the death penalty is revived, members of the police force who commit heinous crimes should be placed on death row, Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said on Wednesday.“Hindi ako talaga natutuwa na itong mga pulis natin na nagpapatupad ng batas ay siya pa ang gagawa ng...
Manila clergy oppose Duterte call to reimpose death penalty

Manila clergy oppose Duterte call to reimpose death penalty

The clergy of the Archdiocese of Manila has condemned lawmakers’ willingness to heed President Rodrigo Duterte’s call to reimpose the death penalty for drug-related crimes.Duterte made the call in his fifth State of the Nation Address on July 27. A dozen bills seeking...
Online petition vs death penalty launched

Online petition vs death penalty launched

By Isabel S. Macaraeg Pro-life Philippines has started an online petition opposing the revival of the death penalty, calling the proposal made by President Rodrigo Duterte in his fifth State of the Nation Address on July 27, a “step of retrogression towards barbaric...