Manila scraps death penalty




 
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June 24th, 2006  
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Topic: Manila scraps death penalty


MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, seeking to shore up support from powerful Roman Catholic bishops, on Saturday signed a law abolishing the death penalty before her imminent visit to the Vatican.




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