“Kaso hindi kuko (Focus on the case, not the nails),” Garry Martinez quipped
Category: OFWs & Migration
“It was just like before, when we were brought there for her execution…We were in tears.”
Mary Jane Veloso spent time with her family who visited her in jail abroad.
“Our only wish is for the case against her recruiters in Baloc trial court to proceed faster, and for her to go home this 2016.”
“We are urging the DFA to consider issuing a necessary and timely precautionary advisory to all Filipinos living and working in Saudi Arabia and Iran.”
“Migrante continues to call for vigilance and sustained support for Mary Jane, in light of the slow course of justice.”
While there are many reasons to celebrate the temporary stay of Mary Jane Veloso’s execution, there are still many reasons to seethe with rage.
Joselito Zapanta, 35, is the eighth Filipino to be executed abroad under President Aquino, the highest under one administration.
Whatever you call it — moratorium, postponement, suspension or not a priority — the net effect is that there will be no execution until further notice.”
“My daughter is innocent. The whole world knows that. But why is it taking that long to set her free?”
“Mary Jane keeps on asking why it is taking so long. She asked why government lawyers representing Tintin (Maria Cristina Sergio)’have so many excuses, which has led to the delay of the case proceedings.”