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Philippines: The “torture show” | Amnesty International
26 January 2015

Tucked in a dark corner of a secret detention centre in The Philippines was a mock-up of the multicolour wheel used in the "Wheel of Fortune". But rather ...

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Amnesty International | Torture: More fun in the Philippines? ...
26 January 2015

One year ago this week, the revelation that Philippine police in Laguna had used a “wheel of torture” to decide how to torture detainees shocked the ...

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Amnesty International | Philippines: Senate hearing should be ...
12 January 2015

An inquiry into police torture in the Philippine Senate this week is a welcome opportunity to put a stop to torture by members of the national police and ...

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Philippines: Senate hearing should be first step to tackling ...
12 January 2015

An inquiry into police torture in the Philippine Senate this week is a welcome opportunity to put a stop to torture by members of the national police and ...

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Philippines: Above the law - Police torture in the Philippines ...
4 December 2014

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Philippines: Above the law - Police torture in the Philippines ...
4 December 2014

This document provides a summary of the Amnesty International report which explores the context since the Anti-Torture Act was enacted in 2009 and ...

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Philippines: Above the law: Police torture in the Philippines
4 December 2014

Anyone arrested on suspicion of criminal activity in the Philippines risks being tortured or otherwise ill-treated in police custody. Many victims are children ...

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Above the Law: Police Torture in the Philippines | Amnesty ...
4 December 2014

A pervasive culture of impunity for torture and other cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment within the police force has seen allegations ...

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New report exposes culture of impunity within Philippine ...
4 December 2014

A pervasive culture of impunity is allowing torture by police to go unchecked in the Philippines, Amnesty International's latest report revealed today as ...

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Amnesty International | New report exposes culture of impunity ...
4 December 2014

A pervasive culture of impunity is allowing torture by police to go unchecked in the Philippines, Amnesty International's latest report, Above the Law: Police ...

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