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878 F.2d 1439 Unpublished Disposition

Several groups of plaintiffs filed this consolidated appeal challenging the orders of district courts in Hawaii and California dismissing their suits against former Philippine president Ferdinand E. Marcos, and others, as nonjusticiable under the act of state doctrine. 10 July […]

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Executive Order No. 276, 15 July 1987

July 15, 1987 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 276 AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1700, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-SUBVERSION ACT WHEREAS, the government and the people are aware that public safety continues to require a degree of capability on the part of […]

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Executive Order No. 167, 5 May 1987

May 5, 1987 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 167 REPEALING PRESIDENTIAL DECREES NOS. 1835 AND 1975, AND REVIVING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1700 ENTITLED “AN ACT TO OUTLAW THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF THE PHILIPPINES AND SIMILAR ASSOCIATIONS, PENALIZING MEMBERSHIP THEREIN AND FOR OTHER […]

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JMS Expose of Torture and other JMS Statements

Statement Before The Supreme Court by Jose Ma. Sison Published by the Philippines Research Group, London, 1979. March 13, 1979 Introduction The following statement by Jose Ma. Sison, well known Filipino nationalist writer and alleged Chairman of the Communist Party […]