Scores of NDFP consultants were killed in police raids. The others were charged with common crimes to hide the political motive behind their arrest and detention and to portray them as ordinary criminals. Their lawyers have maintained that the evidence against them were planted.
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By DEE AYROSO
Kin of political prisoners still await Duterte’s promise to free detainees
“We need big mass actions to release our loved ones.”
Wife of detained NDFP consultant calls for husband’s release, justice for son’s death
Peasant organizer and NDFP consultant Leopoldo Caloza, 60, has been imprisoned for almost 11 years.
Rights group calls for release of 70-year-old ex-organizer, ailing NDFP consultant
A 70-year-old woman who was arrested in Marikina City is the latest political detainee.
Local courts order temporary freedom for NDFP’s Concha Araneta
The CPP said Maria Conception Araneta-Bocala should have been immune from arrest as she is protected by the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees (Jasig).
Local courts grant bail for 8 NDFP consultants
Local courts granted the urgent motions for release on bail of eight consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).
GRP bats for temporary freedom of NDFP consultants
“Their memory, knowledge and influence is valuable.”
Leyte mass grave case | SOCO team leader admits ‘lapses’ in probe
Police Superintendent Herardo Hermosilla, head of the SOCO team, admitted before the court that his team did not do the digging of the alleged skeletal remains and that he does not know who did it.
Postponement of GRP-NDFP peace talks likely sans release of NDFP consultants
“The NDFP is willing to give time for the GRP to effect the release of detained NDFP consultants.” — Luis Jalandoni
Gov’t urged anew to free NDFP consultants
“Legalities, judicial processes should not be a hindrance but in fact should facilitate the peace negotiations because the peace negotiations have a higher objective.”