Human rights lawyer: Good conduct law's provisions 'confusing'Watch also in iWant or TFC.tv In this edition of #MattersofFact, a human rights lawyer calls on Congress to carefully review the Good Conduct Time Allowance law. Attorney Jose Manuel Diokno, chairman of the Free Legal Assistance Group, says the provision that excludes heinous crime convicts from availing of the law is confusing because it can be found in the section talking about jail detainees. Diokno also says the law's implementing rules and regulations is not to blame for the confusion as the law itself is ambiguous. Read more: ABS-CBN News
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‘Janet Lim Napoles’ listed among convicts freed on good conductMANILA, Philippines — Janet Lim Napoles, convicted of plunder and the alleged mastermind of the P10-billion pork barrel scam, was also found guilty of rape and released on good behavior, 10avendanoINQ LeilasINQ Kaibigan niya si senator tulog di ba? Yung isa sa may akda ng gcta. May kaugnayan kaya? 10avendanoINQ LeilasINQ Let's just all work 33x harder 2 migrate. D PH is most likely hopeless until 3 more generations (dual citizenshp strategy, PH as just a vacation spot, visit all islands til one's 99 = remittances) In d background = China buys PH proprties&jobs, 105M chinese will live in d PH soon 10avendanoINQ LeilasINQ How dare you! How dare them! How much!!!
‘Janet Lim Napoles’ listed among convicts freed on good conductMANILA, Philippines — Janet Lim Napoles, convicted of plunder and the alleged mastermind of the P10-billion pork barrel scam, was also found guilty of rape and released on good behavior, 😡😡😡
Duterte may revamp BuCor amid good conduct law mess, Palace spox saysAsked whether President Duterte is considering to revamp the bureau, Presidential Spokesperson Sal Panelo says, 'I think so given [what] we are seeing now in the Senate investigation, mukhang masyadong talamak.'
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Duterte wants explanation behind ‘hazy’ IRR of GCTA lawPresident Duterte is interested to know the explanation of past administration officials why they crafted the “hazy” implementing rules and regulations for the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) law. Hindi batas ang problema, ang nagpapatupad nito o lumalabag dito ang dapat imbestigahan, kasuhan at parusahan.