CBCP lauds anti-death penalty solons’ acceptance of ouster from committee leadership

MANILA — The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) admired the actions taken by lawmakers for voting against the passage of House Bill No. 4727 also known as the…

La Union Congresswoman wants live televised execution of death convicts

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – If she has her way, La Union 2nd district Representative Sandra Young Eriguel wants live televised execution of death convict and open for public viewing to…

Pangilinan commits to stop passage of death penalty bill in Senate

MANILA — Sen. Francis Pangilinan on Tuesday committed to stop the passage of the death penalty bill in the Senate after the House of Representatives approved on third and final…

LP senators in ‘no rush’ to pass death penalty bill in Senate

MANILA — Some senators belonging to the Liberal Party (LP) on Thursday said they are in “no rush” to pass the death penalty bill in the Senate, unlike the House…