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Various groups debate issue: Should Imelda Marcos be detained?

Should former first lady Imelda Marcos be detained after she was convicted last week of graft? The Movement Against Tyranny-Southern Tagalog said that a warrant should be issued for the arrest of the wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos and that she should not be granted bail. Despite her age, Imelda, an Ilocos Norte representative, must be detained, according to a human rights lawyer. But placing Imelda, an octogenarian, behind bars would do the country no good, according to House Deputy Minority Leader Danilo Suarez. Suarez, a Quezon representative, said the proposals to exempt Imelda from serving the 77-year jail term handed down by the antigraft court Sandiganba...

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