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In Defense of the Right to Life: International Law and Death Penalty in the Philippines

A study by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines and Dr. Christopher Ward, SC, Australian Bar, Adjunct Professor, Australian National University

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Death in the Time of Covid-19: Efforts to Restore the Death Penalty in the Philippines
Science Direct | https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666353821000114, May 13, 2021
Statement of Commissioner Karen Gomez-Dumpit on the Passage of House Bill No. 7814, providing for the ‘Presumption of Guilt’ and Reintroduction of the Death Penalty as amendments to the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002
CHR | http://chr.gov.ph/statement-of-commissioner-karen-gomez-dumpit-on-the-passage-of-house-bill-no-7814-providing-for-the-presumption-of-guilt-and-reintroduction-of-the-death-penalty-as-amendments-t, March 03, 2021
Eleos Justice Conversation Series
Monash University | https://www.monash.edu/law/news/articles/current/eleos-justice-conversation-series, December 07, 2020
Pope Francis: HR Quote on Death Penalty 2019
Commission on Human Rights | https://www.facebook.com/chrgovph/photos/a.784575471659000/1763630930420111/, October 06, 2020
Pakinggan ang naging pahayag ni CHR Commissioner, Karen Gomez-Dumpit
Commission on Human Rights | https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=645332339429820, October 06, 2020
Bitay, Bitay... Bakit ka binubuhay?
CHRP | https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=1132814823768255&ref=watch_permalink, October 06, 2020
Press Briefing on the 16th World Day Against Death Penalty 2018
Commission On Human Rights | https://www.facebook.com/chrgovph/photos/a.784575471659000/2266489840134215/, October 06, 2020
NO TO DEATH PENALTY
NO TO DEATH PENALTY CHR Facebook Frame | https://www.facebook.com/chrgovph/posts/3056122614504263, August 17, 2020
LAIKO SHEMA Death Penalty Webinar
Sangguniang Laiko | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oX3sEs1QYqA&feature=emb_title, August 06, 2020
Regional lawmakers urge Philippine MPs to oppose re-introduction of the death penalty
ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights | https://aseanmp.org/2020/08/05/lawmakers-urge-death-penalty-rejection/, August 05, 2020
University Against Death Penalty Caravan
CHR, UP-DEPP, ASPAP, UST, ADDU, LNU, HAU, August 03, 2020
FAST FACTS ON DEATH PENALTY
CHRP FAST FACTS ON DEATH PENALTY | https://www.facebook.com/chrgovph/posts/2998005430315982?_rdc=1&_rdr, July 27, 2020
Human trafficking and the proposed reintroduction of the death penalty
International Bar Association | https://www.ibanet.org/Article/NewDetail.aspx?ArticleUid=1f1659da-6fad-4296-9614-38d4cf90d2b6, July 20, 2020
Presentation: World Day Against the Death Penalty 2019
Monash University | https://monash-panopto.aarnet.edu.au/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=6d6809ae-7c79-48f4-aee3-aae2005f5ca9, October 10, 2019
Evidence-based arguments against the death penalty for drug offences Advocacy material (focus on the Philippines)
Harm Reduction International | https://www.righttolifeph.online/uploads/cms_uploads/hri-july-2019-arguments-agianst-the-death-penalty-in-the-philippines.pdf, October 01, 2019
Celebratory Event Card: 16th World Day Against Death Penalty (2018)
Commission on Human Rights | https://www.facebook.com/chrgovph/photos/a.784575471659000/1792564277526776/, October 10, 2018
University Against Death Penalty CLTV 36: The Central Luzon-Youth Forum
CLTV 36, News & Current Affairs-Specials, Central Luzon, August 03, 2018
Support Video of Mr Rafendi Djamin on Anti-Death Penaltry
Commission on Human Rights | https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1470630143053526, January 15, 2018
Is the death penalty the answer?
John J. Caroll Institute on Church and Social Issues | https://www.jjcicsi.org.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/IQF-Vol-IV-No-1-Death-Penalty.pdf, May 10, 2017
VIDEO: Commissioner Karen Gomez-Dumpit on the death penalty (2017)
Commission on Human Rights | https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1247158425400700, May 08, 2017

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Death in the Time of Covid-19: Efforts to Restore the Death Penalty in the Philippines

May 13, 2021, Science Direct

Highlights

• Paper critically appraises the implications of the introduction of House Bill no. 7814 in the Philippines, which would remove the presumption of innocence until proven guilty for those convicted of drug offences.

• In the context of prisons and mental health, the paper highlights the inequities and potentially injurious consequences the passing of this bill may have for the populace.

• Article also focuses on precedents of the war on drugs and discusses the bill in relation to relevant literature.

https://www.righttolifeph.online/uploads/cms_uploads/death-in-the-time-of-covid-19-efforts-to-restore-the-death-penalty-in-the-philippines.pdf

• Paper discusses possible implication on the Philippines if it does not honor its commitment not to reimpose the death penalty by virtue of the 2nd Protocol of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

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