Aug four, 2017 @ 16:37

Solicitor General Jose Calida on Friday (August four) has requested numerous courts to carry again to jail 21 National Democratic Front (NDF) consultants who had been provisionally freed to take part in peace talks.

Now that talks have been canceled by the federal government, Calida filed within the numerous courts the place the 21 NDF consultants are going through prison charges a manifestation for the issuance of recommitment orders.

“Due to the eventual termination of the peace negotiations in Oslo, Norway and the cancellation of the backchannel talks in the Netherlands, the NDF Consultants who were granted conditional release should be recommitted and their respective bonds should likewise be cancelled,” he mentioned in an announcement.

Calida famous the Supreme Court (SC) has already laid down the circumstances for the provisional liberty primarily based on resolutions issued to NDF personalities Satur Ocampo, Randall Echanis and Vicente Ladlad.

“One of the conditions provide that once the peace negotiations are terminated, their bonds are deemed automatically cancelled,” he cited.

“Since all judicial decisions form part of the law of the land, the courts can now issue recommitment orders as these NDF consultants are similarly situated to Echanis and Ladlad,” he identified.