[Statement] Immediately remove CHR Commissioners “Midnight” Appointment!-PAHRA

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[Press Release] Ombudsman’s order to dismiss Commissioner breaks impunity in CHR -PAHRA

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[In the news] Wheel of torture: 10 cops relieved -INQUIRER.net

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