National Lawyers Guild International Committee

Philippines Subcommittee













Upcoming Event

NLG International Committee Retreat

March 6, 6 pm MST
- March 8, 2 pm MST

Where: Denver, CO
Sturm College of Law

The National Lawyers Guild International committee annual retreat will take place from Friday evening, March 6, through Sunday afternoon, March 8, 2015, in Denver. We invite you to join us for 2 days of business meetings and interesting, informative discussions and programs, including innovative discussion on indigenous rights, drones and targeted killing, and environmental human rights.

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Open Letter: Terminate US-Philippines Visiting Forces Agreement

January 21, 2015

The National Lawyers Guild International Committee is a signatory of the following open letter to Philippines President Benigno Simeon Aquino III and U.S. President Barack Obama, calling for an end...

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U.S. Aid and Human Rights Violations in Philippines

February 26, 2014

On December 10, Filipinos held rallies in key cities around the country to commemorate Human Rights Day and blast the administration of Benigno Aquino III for the country’s dismal human rights...

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IADL to Convene Congress in Brussels April 2014

January 8, 2014

The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) a non-governmental organization having consultative status with the United Nations (UN) Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) will hold its...

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International Committee Events at the 2013 NLG Convention

October 7, 2013

This year's NLG Convention is very special - it is the Guild's first International convention, and in a site of resistance and struggle to US colonialism, Puerto...

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Register today! International Committee CLE at the NLG Convention

REGISTER TODAY - International CLE: The Inter-American System: International Options When Justice is Blocked

August 31, 2011

Morong 43 lawyers to appeal CA decision

Lawyers statement on the Court of Appeals decision on the habeas corpus petition of 43 health workers

March 11, 2010

Passing of Crispin "Ka Bel" Beltran

Statement from the 2006 Delegation of Women Lawyers

May 28, 2008

Human Rights Crisis Continues in the Philippines

Women Lawyers Release Update of Report

March 13, 2007

Archived news from Philippines Subcommittee

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About the Philippines Subcommittee


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