[In the news] ‘Dummy’ Luisita beneficaries named -INQUIRER.net

‘Dummy’ Luisita beneficaries named By DJ Yap, Philippine Daily Inquirer November 10, 2012 Militant farmers on Friday named five people included in the preliminary list of Hacienda Luisita who they claimed were actually working in the horse stables of President Aquino’s relatives. Responding to the challenge of Agrarian Secretary Virgilio delos Reyes, farmers belonging to…

[In the news] Luisita farmers seek DOJ probe of continuing military presence -INQUIRER.net

Luisita farmers seek DOJ probe of continuing military presence. By Philip C. Tubeza, Philippine Daily Inquirer March 20, 2012 MANILA, Philippines—Farmers of Hacienda Luisita on Monday asked Justice Secretary Leila de Lima to investigate the continuing presence of soldiers inside the sprawling sugarcane plantation owned by the family of President Benigno Aquino III in Tarlac.…

[Press Release] PALEA calls on senators to hear PAL testimony

The Philippine Airlines Employees Association (PALEA) called on the senators sitting as judges in the impeachement trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona to reconsider and hear the testimony of Philippine Airlines (PAL) management. PALEA also defended its lawyer, Atty. Marlon Manuel, for appearing as a private prosecutor in the trial. “We call on any of…

[Press Release] PALEA welcomes Chinese new year with Ayala motorcade and impeachment rally

Watching intently PAL’s sale to new owner PALEA welcomes Chinese new year with Ayala motorcade and impeachment rally  The Philippine Airlines Employees’ Association (PALEA) welcomed the Chinese new year with a motorcade today to highlight its call to new investors of Philippine Airlines (PAL) for the reinstatement of retrenched workers. PALEA is “watching intently” not…

[In the news] Supreme Court orders farmer-tenants to reply to Luisita appeal – INQUIRER.net

Supreme Court orders farmer-tenants to reply to Luisita appeal By Jerome Aning, Philippine Daily Inquirer January 19, 2012   The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the government and farmer-tenants of Hacienda Luisita to answer an appeal for reconsideration of its November 2011 decision ordering the distribution of the 4,915.75-hectare sugar plantation in Tarlac owned by…