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WHAT WENT BEFORE: Martial law victims

The late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. AFP FILE PHOTO

On February 28, 2011, the first batch of the 7,526 victims of human-rights abuses during the Marcos regime received $1,000 checks each as compensation.

Posted: July 20th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

For victims, it’s good riddance to PCGG


The expected demise of the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) will not be met with any sorrow by the almost 10,000 Filipino human-rights victims abused during Ferdinand E. Marcos’s martial rule, their lawyers said.

Posted: January 6th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »