Duterte plans to hang 50 criminals every month, says lawmaker

(From The Daily Tribune)

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is hell-bent on reducing the Philippine population as he plans to hang around 50 criminals every month or over one criminal a day for hanging during his six-year administration.

Rodrigo Duterte

Rodrigo Duterte

The plan was disclosed by Quezon Representative-elect Danilo Suarez after meeting with Duterte and incoming  Speaker Pantaleon “ Bebot” Alvarez in Davao City last Tuesday.

Suarez said Duterte had asked the support of lawmakers to revive the death penalty in the House of Representatives when it opens its First  Regular Session on July 25. Also present during the meeting were Ilocos Norte Rep. Rudy Farinas, outgoing Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. Read More

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