10 months VP Leni believes that CICL will be at a disadvantage given the weak justice system MB
By Raymund Antonio Vice President Leni Robredo thinks poor children in conflict with the law (CICL) would find themselves at a disadvantage due to the country’s weak justice system in case the bill lowering the minimum age of criminal responsibility from 15 to 12 years old becomes a law. “Alam po natin na luging lugi iyong mahihirap sa current set-up natin, at ayaw natin na dahil sa kahirapan napaparusahan nang walang dahilan,” Robredo, a lawyer, said in an interview in Kiangan, Ifugao. Vice President Leni Robredo (OVP / MANILA BULLETIN) (We know the poor are at disadvantage with our current ... more