By RAYMUND B. VILLANUEVA
Tags: william bugatti
Rights lawyer in Cordillera under surveillance, harassed by military
“If any harm is inflicted on Atty. Dannug-Salucon or to any of her staff or family members, we shall hold the military and the police and Commander-in-Chief President Aquino himself accountable given the documented harassment and surveillance being made against her.” – Edre Olalia, National Union of People’s Lawyers
Police faces blank wall on Ifugao activist slay
“Why should they [police] put the burden of shedding light to the killing on the office mates and relatives of the victim? It is the police’s job to find evidence that would lead to the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators.” — CHRA
Activist killed in Cordillera, rights group demands justice
In 2012, William Bugatti was in the list of “target persons” of the 86th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army under the 5th Infantry Division where he was described as a human rights officer and “utak ng NPA” (brains of the NPA).