Supreme Court Grants Provisional Liberty to Three Top Communists for Peace Talks

Three top communist leaders, namely Satur Ocampo, Randall Echanis, and Vicente Ladlad, have been granted provisional liberty by the Supreme Court (SC) that would allow them to join peace talks with the government on August 20 in Norway. They were given up to six months, or until the termination of the negotiation. The SC, however, denied similar requests of 11 other top communists in jail, as the lower courts have jurisdiction over…

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