WHAT: Candlelight protest to call for freedom for PALEA member Romeo Sayas
WHEN: Today, October 19, 5:00 pm
WHERE: PAL In-Flight Center near Terminal 2
DETAILS: The candlelight protest of a couple of hundred PALEA members will call for “Free Romeo Sayas,” its member who was arrest and jailed last Tuesday in Malvar, Batangas. Another 38 PALEA members, including 2 women, also face detention once served arrest warrants issued by Pasay City Municipal Trial Court branch 44.
The harassment case of grave coercion was filed by Philippine Airlines against the PALEA 39 who valiantly defended the protest camp when it was attacked by hired goons on October 29, 2011. PALEA is going to file a motion to quash or recall warrant of arrest as holds daily indignation actions at the airport area and government agencies.