Notice for coverage

The media is invited to a press conference with Sulu Princess Jacel Kiram over issues being raised by the Malaysian press and government leaders against her recent meeting with Nurul Izzah Ibrahim of Malaysia. Accounts in the Malaysian press of the said meeting have labeled Kiram a “terrorist” and painted Ibrahim, daughter of the jailed […]

Former US Senator asks SC to allow him to intervene in EDCA petition

Please see attached the pleadings we filed yesterday with the Supreme Court on behalf of former US Senator Mike Gravel, who wishes to intervene in the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) proceedings. In his younger days, Senator Gravel, collaborating with Daniel Ellsberg, was instrumental in the release of the Pentagon Papers to journalists. The Pentagon […]

ATTY. ROQUE: CELEBRATE UNCLOS LEGAL WIN WITH CAUTION

Metro Manila, PHILIPPINES— “This is only the first hurdle against our legal battle with China,” said lawyer and KABAYAN first nominee Atty. Harry Roque, “and we have more to come.” Atty. Roque was referring to the Hague arbitration court’s ruling that it has jurisdiction to hear the territorial dispute between China and the Philippines regarding […]