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STILL SOME HOPE – If provided, new evidence may commute Mary Jane’s death penalty

While Philippine authorities acknowledge that the last-minute reprieve Mary Jane Veloso got last April 29 has not erased her death penalty – with an execution still a real risk – there’s a chance the Indonesian courts might consider lessening her penalty if they can “ferret out” significant evidence against a drug trafficking ring that the two ASEAN neighbors want to crush.

PHL Social Media: EXECUTE MARY JANE NOW, HER MOTHER IS AN INGRATE

The netizens that were usually critical of the President sided with the government this time, and they were unanimously critical of Veloso’s statement, the lack of gratitude and rebellious behavior.

HERE COMES THE BACKLASH – Execution of 8 drug convicts sparks anger from Australia, Brazil

An Indonesian firing squad executed eight convicted drug-traffickers from several countries on Wednesday, prompting Australia to recall its envoy to Jakarta and bringing an angry reaction from Brazil.

SHE LIVES, FOR NOW – MARY JANE VELOSO SPARED FROM EXECUTION

It seems all the prayers and pressure, and persistent pleads of clemency have appeared to pay off. Out of the prisoners due for execution, only Mary Jane Veloso came out with her life intact, even as she resigned her fate already.

HOLD IT! – Widodo calls Cabinet meeting after report of Veloso recruiter’s arrest—report

After learning that the alleged recruiter of Mary Jane Veloso has surrendered, Indonesian President Joko Widodo called a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday.

DOOMED – Mary Jane Veloso officially a dead woman walking

“I won’t repeat this again, this is about the supremacy of the law.” With those words, Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has apparently driven the last nail on the coffin of Filipina death convict Mary Jane Veloso.

RECAP – Why Xana Dalisay is truly GARBAGE and UNWANTED

Missed out on the drama between Xana Dalisay, promoted by a lone Trinidad and Tobagan fan, and the controversial addition to Tekken 7, Josie Rizal? Here’s a list as to why Xana Dalisay is practically an eyesore to Tekken communities.

Why is Iqbal not confirming nor denying this?

Ever since the revelation, there has been increased reports of opposition against the Bangsamoro Basic Law, particularly in the social media.

China to ‘blacklist’ unruly tourists

China will create a “blacklist” of its tourists who behave badly overseas, state-media reported, after several embarrassing incidents involving Chinese traveling abroad.

PHL animal welfare group blocks city ordinance imposing “unfair” pet limits

The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) was all in opposition to a drafted city ordinance that limits dog and cats to 4.