De Lima detention - updates

Rappler's latest stories on De Lima detention


De Lima marks 3rd year in 'unjust' detention

Feb 23, 2020 - 7:10 PM

'I don't know for how long I will remain unjustly detained, but I do know one thing for certain: my will to fight for what is right remains undeterred,' says Senator Leila de Lima

Sen. Leila M. de Lima attends today's hearing (Jan. 31), at Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Br. 205. Courtesy of the Sen. De Lima's office

Archbishop Villegas to De Lima: Your detention is 'biggest symbol' of PH decay

Feb 23, 2018 - 9:11 PM

'I do not know why God is allowing all this moral decay to happen to our country,' says Archbishop Villegas as Senator De Lima marks her first year in jail

IN PRAYER. Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas prays before an image of Our Lady of Fatima during the 'Lord, Heal Our Land' Sunday on November 5, 2017. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

De Lima's 'dilemma': Her 84-year-old mother

Mar 14, 2017 - 3:05 PM

My siblings can no longer justify to her my prolonged absence Shall we tell her or not that her daughter is in prison? writes the detained senator

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De Lima 'in good spirits' at Camp Crame detention

Feb 25, 2017 - 9:28 PM

In her first 24 hours in detention the senator receives visitors and supporters and has ginisang munggo and fried fish for lunch says her chief media officer

DE LIMA'S DETENTION FACILITY. The PNP Custodial Center in Camp Crame in Quezon City. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler