Category Archives: 2017 Marawi Siege

COMMENTARY: On the SC’s ruling on the second extension of martial law

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 06 February) — Today, February 6, by a vote of 10-5, the Supreme Court (SC) upheld the second extension of Martial Law in Mindanao and the suspension of the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus. From 60 days, Martial Law was initially extended to 222 days (ending in December 31, […]