Warrantless Arrests led by JRI

Commended the Supreme Court for a decision that stressed that arrests made on the basis of warrantless searches based on anonymous tips are invalid.

Joint Statement in Support of School Opening

We, the undersigned, strongly support the opening of the school year and schools, with appropriate public health and safety standards in place, by August 24, 2020, as previously recommended by the Department of Education (DepEd).

Urgent Appeal to Veto Anti-Terrorism Bill

We the undersigned citizens and organizations appeal to the President to veto the Anti-Terrorism bill. We are one with its proponents that we need the proper legal provisions to fight this scourge.

Joint Statement on Cyberlibel Verdict vs. Maria Ressa

The undersigned organizations express their profound disappointment over the verdict against Rappler’s Maria Ressa and former writer Rey Santos Jr. It is a big blow to press freedom especially given serious constitutional questions on whether the law is applicable at all.