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EXPLAINER: Police, military officials liable for Duterte's illegal kill orders

Mar 05, 2017 - 10:45 AM

The Rome Statute is precisely designed to demolish the wall of impunity with which state officials commit human rights violations, like the ones occurring on a virtually daily basis in our midst

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EXPLAINER: Yes, Int'l Criminal Court can prosecute Duterte for killing spree

Mar 04, 2017 - 9:45 PM

The Philippines effectively domesticated the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court when it enacted Republic Act 9851 – the commander in chief can be held liable for crimes against humanity

DRUG WAR'S TOLL. Three suspected drugs personalities were apprenhended by cops while 3 others died after a shootout in Maypajo, Caloocan City on September 30, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Aquino broke chain of command in Mamasapano - BOI

Mar 13, 2015 - 1:44 PM

Says the BOI: The President allowed the participation of a suspended police chief and bypassed the chain of command in the Philippine National Police

Aquino just misinformed or liable for Mamasapano?

Feb 23, 2015 - 8:28 PM

Some senators say Aquino should not be held liable because he was misinformed about the situation on the ground but the President’s critics see a strategy of his subordinates to shield him from responsibility

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EO refutes Malacañang: Command responsibility applies to PNP

Feb 23, 2015 - 3:08 PM

Full text of Executive Order 226 which Senator Guingona cites when Justice Secretary De Lima insists command responsibility does not apply to the PNP a civilian organization

DEFENDING THE PALACE. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima tells senators on February 23, 2015, that command responsibility applies only to the military, not the Philippine National Police, which is a civilian organization. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Napeñas: Purisima gave order, not advice

Feb 23, 2015 - 12:49 PM

Senate President Drilon: ‘Kung galing sa itaas pababa di ba order iyon sa police at military?’ Sacked SAF director Napeñas: ‘Ganoon na nga iyon siguro ’

Photo by Mark Cristino