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PH President amenable to release of old, sickly political prisoners
 

PH President amenable to release of old, sickly political prisoners

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While President Rodrigo Duterte is not inclined to accede to the demand of the united revolutionary group National Democratic Front to release 130 political prisoners, he was willing to pardon those of them who were old and sickly.
 
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9 Dec 2016 - General
 
I am not quite sure if I'll be glad or not with this kind of news. I pity them in a way they're like paying double for the trouble they made years back. Becoming imprisoned plus being exposed to different communicable diseases because jails are holding too much more than they are designed to be. On the other hand, releasing them would be not an assurance they will be responsible individuals despite of their condition. I think justice is justice and I don't know how would this impact ...
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