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Who can be sentenced to death?

Angela Salano, Infographic for ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 07 2017 11:50 AM | Updated as of Mar 07 2017 01:28 PM

The House of Representatives approved last Ash Wednesday House Bill 4727, or the proposed Death Penalty Law, on 2nd reading in a viva voce vote. The approved version of the bill makes the death penalty an option for judges to impose on those convicted only for drug-related offenses.