Alternative Law Rocks

Alternative Law Rocks Members of SALIGAN (Sentro ng Alternatibong Lingap Panligal) are not your standard-issue lawyers. Doing developmental legal work for women, workers, farmers and fishers, and the urban poor, each one is an atypical attorney as an article on the September 2007 issue of Men's HealthRead more

ALG 20-20 Moving On With A Clear Vision

(Keynote Speech of Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Leila de Lima) COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS On the Occasion of the Alternative Law Groups 20th Anniversary Forum Plaza Ibarra, Quezon City 10 December 2009 delivered by LEILA M. DE LIMA Chairperson, Commission on Human Rights KEYNOTE SPEECH GoodRead more

A Needless Wait

A Needless Wait The farmers of Hacienda Velez-Malaga are still in the fight for their future The Decquios, like most farmers in the country, are used to waiting. Mario, 39 and wife Linde, 48 have been waiting for the court to junk former landlord Roberto Cuenca's appealRead more