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Lumad leader faces another trumped-up criminal charge

Mindanao indigenous leader Jomorito Goaynon faces another trumped-up criminal case for the murder of his cousin Dorlito Goaynon dela Mance on March 28, 2015.  
Goaynon, Chairperson of Kalumbay, a regional organization of Lumad in Northern Mindanao, was named in a complaint filed by Jenita dela Mance, Dorlito’s wife, at the Malaybalay City police station. Also named respondents in the murder charge were seven of Jomorito’s siblings. The complainant claimed the Goaynon brothers were members of the Rexan Perez Command-New People’s Army. 

One of two kidnapping cases against Tiamzons dismissed

One of the two kidnapping charges against peace consultants Benito Tiamzon and Wilma Austria Tiamzon was dismissed yesterday by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 81. Sgt. John Jacob, complainant-witness in one of the cases, failed to appear in court at yesterday’s pre-trial hearing, which resulted to the dismissal of one of the charges.

Witness testimony reaffirms Palparan role in the abduction, torture of two missing UP students

"Witness Raymond Manalo remained consistent and unshakable despite Palparan lawyers' attempt to discredit him," Cristina Palabay, Karapatan secretary general said after the hearing of the trial of People of the Philippines vs. Ret. Maj. Gen. Jovito S. Palparan Jr."This is because Raymond speaks of the truth," Palabay added.

Karapatan hits BS Aquino gov’t neglect of Veloso,OFWs on death row

Philippine human rights group Karapatan denounced the BS Aquino regime’s gross criminal negligence of overseas Filipino workers on death row, especially in the case of Mary Jane Veloso. 
Ssve Mary Jane Veloso 

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