“The story of the Veloso family is truly heartbreaking. But what is more saddening is that we know that there are more like them.”
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A sons’ wish: ‘I want to rescue Mama’
The children of Mary Jane Veloso, the Filipina in death row in Indonesia, hope that she will be saved from execution.
Veloso family urges Aquino: ‘Save Mary Jane’
The family of Mary Jane Veloso, the Filipina in death row in Indonesia, appeals for help from President Aquino.
Aquino urged to send ‘mercy mission’ for OFW Joselito Zapanta
The family of Joselito Zapanta, an overseas Filipino worker who was recently granted a three-month reprieve from being sentenced to die, is asking for help to raise the much-needed $1.1 million blood money.
OFWs and their families join camp out to protest the lack of assistance from government
By JANESS ANN J. ELLAO
They would help once the execution is already at hand. They should have acted immediately on the case when the hearings were still on going, not when the sentence has already been promulgated.” – mother of Sally Ordinario-Villanueva