Trillanes says defense of De Lima is for all Duterte critics

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Friday said he is not only fighting for Senator Leila de Lima, but for other political critics of the Duterte administration who could be persecuted later on.

'Frustration' over rising crimes to blame for death penalty calls: Amnesty Int'l

The public’s “frustration” over the rising number of crime incidents in the country has led to an appreciation of shortcut solutions such as the death penalty, a human rights group said.