If Pres. Duterte thought that Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV would cower in fear and hide when he ordered the revocation of the amnesty granted to him and other officials who took a stand against the presidency of Gloria Arroyo on July 27, 2003 at then Oakwood Hotel (now Ascott) at the Makati Commercial Center and on November 29, 2007 at The Peninsula Manila hotel in Makati.
Trillanes has disputed the assertion, has presented documents that indicate that he applied for amnesty and signed a general admission of guilt, the requirements for amnesty.Trillanes was jailed for seven and a half years for his part in the 18-hour stand-off. It did not end there. He spent years campaigning through then-emergent social media and won a senate seat in.Trillanes had been detained due to several mutiny attempts during the presidency of Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. President Duterte signed on August 31, 2018, Proclamation Order No. 572, which revoked the amnesty and thus authorizing the PNP and the law enforcers to be able to arrest Trillanes any time.
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Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV yesterday called President Duterte a coward for stripping him of amnesty and ordering his arrest while out of the country, pretending to be busy and unconcerned.
Amnesty International Amnesty International was founded in 1961 by a British lawyer by the name of Peter Benenson. Peter started Amnesty when he read an article about two students that were arrested for toasting to freedom.
But, says Fr. Bernas, this is not, in his reading of court decisions, the accepted Philippine jurisprudence on amnesty today. The title of the Bernas essay, “Amnesty and Confession of Guilt,” says it all. It was published on October 11, 2000. Duterte and his team know the law. Reckoning with Trillanes.
Senator Trillanes remains a free man after a Makati court turned down the government’s request for an arrest order against him. In a 33-page ruling today (Monday, October 22), Judge Andres Soriano denied the petition of the Department of Justice (DOJ) but affirmed the validity of President Duterte’s Proclamation No. 572, which stripped the former mutineer of his amnesty.
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