United stand vs lowering of age of criminal liability in PHL

February 16, 2017, 12:00 am

United stand vs lowering of age of criminal liability in PHL

Representatives from various sectors lock in their arms in support to the commitment to oppose the lowering of the minimum age of criminal liability in the Philippines in a press conference with the slogan 'Children Not Criminals' held at Sulo Riviera Hotel in Quezon City on Thursday (Feb. 16, 2017). From left: Atty. Rommel Alim Abitra, Humanitarian Legal Assistance Foundation; Dr. Liane Peña Alampay; Psychological Association of the Philippines; Atty. Veronica Mae C. Yan, Program Officer, Adhikain para sa Karapatang Pambata (AKAP) – Child Right’s Desk; Romeo C. Dongeto, Executive Director, Philippine Legislators' Committee on Population and Development; Senator Risa Hontiveros; UNICEF Philippines Representative Lotta Sylwander; and AKBAYAN Party-list Representative Tom S. Villarin (PNA photo by Ben Briones)
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