USE OF PUBLIC OFFICE FOR POLITICAL PERSECUTION: CRIMINAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE LIABILITY FOR PRES. ARROYO AND DOJ PERSONNEL
Statement of March 14, 2006
CODAL expresses concern over the Executive’s continuing exercise of unconstitutional and illegal acts against ‘residual’ threats to Pres. Gloria Arroyo, despite the supposed lifting of Proclamation 1017. The continuing arrests conducted against opposition members, with Mr. Linggoy Alcuaz as the latest victim, the unconstitutional acts committed by the Department of Justice in relation to the six party list representatives, and continuous threats against the media all show that the President still wants to crush the opposition by violating established constitutional and statutory rules.
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