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Category: newsSource: manilatimes_net manilatimes_netDec 8th, 2016

PDEA pushes death penalty for large-scale drug dealers

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) is renewing its call for the reimposition of the death penalty for large-scale drug traffickers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

Canada concerned over reported Saudi death sentences for activists

MONTREAL: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed concern on Thursday over reports that human rights activists in Saudi Arabia face the death penalty. The two countries are locked in a diplomatic dispute triggered by Canadian criticism of the kingdom’s human rights record, but Trudeau said Canada continues to “engage diplomatically” with Saudi Arabia. Human rights groups [...] The post Canada concerned over reported Saudi death sentences for activists appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

Malaysian court to rule on women accused of killing brother of N. Korean leader

KUALA LUMPUR — A Malaysian court will decide on Thursday whether to continue hearing a case against two women charged with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, or acquit them. Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong, a Vietnamese, could face the death penalty on charges of murdering […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Senate to probe drug smuggling at Customs

The Senate will conduct its own inquiry into the continued smuggling of billions of pesos worth of illegal drugs through the Bureau of Customs (BOC), which also prompted Sen. Manny Pacquiao to renew his call for the imposition of the death penalty on high-level drug traffickers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Death penalty will be big help to anti-drug campaign – DILG Chief

MANILA, Philippines – The passage of the death penalty would help the government win the so-called war against illegal drugs, Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Officer-in-Charge Eduardo Año said on Wednesday, August 15. "Malaking tulong din sana kung mayroon din sanang…iyong hinihingi nating maipasang batas – ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Death penalty should be revived

I think it’s time for the government to revive the death penalty in view of the rising heinous crimes being perpetrated out on the streets and homes even in broad daylight......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 12th, 2018

[OPINION] Pacquiao’s Christianity and death penalty

Recounting his conversion story, Pacquiao once claimed that he heard the voice of God . It was a pivotal moment for the man who once lived a hedonistic lifestyle. In his account, the voice of God caused him to tremble and melt, an “amazing, amazing experience”. How could anyone doubt ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Pope Francis on death penalty

The most prominent victim of the death penalty in Philippine history was Jose Rizal who was sentenced to death and executed by a firing squad on the morning of Dec. 30, 1896 in the park that now bears his name......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 8th, 2018

The Vatican’s ruling on the death penalty issue

Over the weekend, the Vatican came up with the latest decree coming from Pope Francis who ordained that the death penalty is “inadmissible” under all circumstances and the Catholic Church should campaign to abolish it......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Pacquiao promotes death penalty by invoking bible again

Sen. Manny Pacquiao has renewed his calls for the re-imposition of the death penalty by invoking the bible. The boxer-turned lawmaker, who has espouses strict Christian views, continues to be an advocate for capital punishment. Revived push Pacquiao on a radio interview with DWIZ said that he would push for a hearing on the reinstatement […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Back to the death penalty

Self-proclaimed pro-life senator Manny Pacquiao reportedly expects approval within the year of the chamber’s version of the bill restoring capital punishment......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Duterte firm on death penalty

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo 'Rody' Duterte remains firm in his stand for the return of death penalty in the country for 'heinous crimes' like illegal drugs despite Vati.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Palace not giving up on capital punishment

The Duterte administration remains keen on calling for the passage of a measure that will reimpose the death penalty for heinous crimes, particularly those related to the illegal drug trade, despite the Vatican’s most recent declaration that capital punishment is unacceptable under any circumstances. Source link link: Palace not giving up on capital punishment.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 4th, 2018

Palace not giving up on capital punishment

The Duterte administration remains keen on calling for the passage of a measure that will reimpose the death penalty for heinous crimes, particularly those related to the illegal drug trade, despite the Vatican’s most recent declaration that capital punishment is unacceptable under any circumstances......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Palace: Death penalty up to Senate

MALACAÑANG on Friday said the reimposition of capital punishment is up to the Senate, following the Vatican’s move to declare death penalty as “inadmissible.”.....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Government insists on death penalty

Government insists on death penalty Source link link: Government insists on death penalty.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Palace: Fate of death penalty in the hands of senators

Reinstating of death penalty for drug offenses is still a priority of the current administration but Malacañang is leaving its fate to the Senate......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate

The reimposition of death penalty seems to be already dead in the Senate. This after several senators expressed opposition against legislating one of the campaign promisesof President Rodrigo Duterte. After Vatican declared death penalty as inadmissible, Malcaang on Friday said the revival of the death penalty is now in the Senate's hands. READ:Pope changes death penalty teaching, now 'inadmissible' Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque noted that the House of Representatives has already passed a bill that reimposes death penalty. However, Senator Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III, a staunch ally of the president, said "we won't reimpose it." Senator Sonny Angara said the me...Keep on reading: Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Death penalty inadmissible in Catholic teaching update

VATICAN CITY (UPDATED) – Pope Francis has declared the death penalty "inadmissible" in an update of Catholic believers' most important guide to Church teaching, the catechism, the Vatican said Thursday, August 2. "The Church teaches, in the light of the Gospel, that 'the death penalty is inadmissible because it is an ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Southeast Asia Drug Use Persists Despite Death Penalty

HO CHI MINH CITY - Southeast Asian authorities are not shy about doling out the death penalty to punish drug traffickers, and yet narcotics abuse has not abated. If anything, it is on the rise, whi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018