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Sister Fox deport order denounced

TWO left-leaning party-list lawmakers yesterday strongly denounced the Bureau of Immigration (BI) order to deport Sr. Patricia Fox and the blacklisting of the missionary nun. Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Reps. Antonio Tinio and France Castro lamented the action of the government, branding it as anti-people. “For 27 years, Sr.….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalJul 20th, 2018

Sister Fox asks Immigration to reconsider deportation order

Lawyers for Australian missionary Patricia Fox, whom President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the Immigration bureau to investigate and eventually deport, on Monday urged the bureau to overturn the decision to expel her and to bar her return......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018

CHR urges BI to review deportation order

Sister Patricia Fox-INQUIRER.NET PHOTO/CATHY MIRANDA The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) urged the Bureau of Immigration (BI) to review its decision to deport Australian missionary Sister Patricia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

Fox counsel to appeal BI order to deport her

The legal counsel of Australian missionary Sister Patricia Fox said they were dismayed with the recent order of the Bureau of Immigration to deport the nun for allegedly joining political activities in the country, adding that they will file an appeal this coming week. Fox counsel to appeal BI order to deport her The legal… link: Fox counsel to appeal BI order to deport her.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

Sister Fox deserves to stay in the country — groups

Groups slammed the order of the Bureau of Immigration to deport Australian missionary Patricia Fox, calling the move “persecution.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Philippines to deport Australian academic blacklisted for protest

MANILA – The Philippines has denied entry to an elderly Australian activist for being a “threat to public order” and would deport him, officials said on Thursday, the latest action against foreigners accused of protesting against the government. Gill Boehringer, 84, a former law professor at Sydney’s Macquarie University, was refused entry at Manila’s airport […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

4 ex-lawmakers from Left face arrest for 2006 murder case

MANILA, Philippines – Leaders of leftist groups on Friday, July 29, denounced the issuance of an arrest warrant against leftist leaders – all former party-list representatives – based on murder charges filed in 2006. In the arrest order dated dated July 11, 2018, Presiding Judge Evelyn Turla of the Regional Trial Court in Palayan, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Fox questions BI for citing Duterte in deportation order

MANILA, Philippines – Australian nun Sister Patricia Fox, 72, said the Bureau of Immigration (BI) "prejudged" her case when it ordered her deportation by citing President Rodrigo Duterte's "false and unfounded" statements against her.  Fox made this argument in a motion for reconsideration filed at the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 25th, 2018

Sister Patricia Fox may stay for now – DOJ

Australian nun Patricia Fox may stay in the country longer despite the deportation order issued against her by the Bureau of Immigration last week, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 24th, 2018

CHR: Deportation order vs Sister Fox deeply saddening

The Commission on Human Rights on Saturday urged the Bureau of Immigration to review its decision ordering the deportation of an elderly Australian nun who landed in President Rodrigo Duterte’s crosshairs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

CHR: Deportation order vs Sister Fox & apos;deeply saddening& apos; - Philippine Star

CHR: Deportation order vs Sister Fox 'deeply saddening' - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

Sister Patricia Fox to appeal deportation

The camp of Australian missionary Patricia Fox is set to appeal the deportation order that the Bureau of Immigration issued against her last Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Sister Fox to appeal deportation order next week

The camp of Sister Patricia Fox will appeal the Bureau of Immigration's deportation order next week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Sister Fox to file motion for reconsideration against deportation, says lawyer

THE camp of Sister Patricia Fox on Friday announced that it was preparing to file a motion for reconsideration at the Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Monday morning, following the deportation order filed against the Australian nun. The BI also blacklisted the 71-year-old missionary that would effectively bar her from entering the country. In a press conference, Fox [...] The post Sister Fox to file motion for reconsideration against deportation, says lawyer appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Sister Patricia Fox to challenge BI deportation order

MANILA, Philippines – Australian nun Sister Patricia Fox will challenge the deportation order issued by the Bureau of Immigration (BI), as her lawyer said the BI order sets a "very bad precedent" for foreign missionaries like her.  In a press conference on Friday, July 20, Fox's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Deport Sister Fox within 30 days - Immigration

Australian missionary Sister Patricia Fox should be deported from the Philippines within 30 days, the Bureau of Immigration (BI) said on Friday. The deportation, however, would be temporarily held.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Australian nun again ordered to leave Philippines

Sister Patricia, 71, has lived in the Philippines for 27 years.In April, Mr Duterte accused Sister Patricia of disorderly conduct and called her an undesirable alien.The deportation order accuses S.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Sister Patricia Fox to be deported

After more than three months of fighting to stay in the Philippines, 72-year-old Australian nun Patricia Fox lost her battle, with the Bureau of Immigration issuing an order for her deportation......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Immigration deports Fox

“Fox had denied engaging in political activities saying her missionary work involves dealing with farmers, indigenous peoples, and victims of social injustice. The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Thursday ordered the deportation of controversial missionary nun Sister Patricia Fox citing her participation in political activities as basis. The order contained in a resolution dated July […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

BI orders deportation of Aussie nun

  The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has ordered the deportation of Australian nun Patricia Fox after finding substantial evidence that she violated the terms of her missionary visa.   It has also found Sister Fox an undesirable alien and ordered the inclusion of Fox's name on its blacklist. Her blacklisting will bar Fox from returning to the Philippines.   President Duterte ordered Fox investigated after she had been reported taking part in political activities against the government.   Malacaang backed the BI decision to deport Fox.   "That's the law. Dura lex sed lex (The law is harsh, but it's the law)," presidential spokesperson Ha...Keep on reading: BI orders deportation of Aussie nun.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Sister Fox received deportation order, her lawyer says

Australian missionary Patricia Fox, who caught the ire of President Rodrigo Duterte, has received an order for deportation, her lawyer said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018