CHEL
DIOKNO
POLITICAL PARTY: Liberal Party (Running under Otso Diretso)
GOVERMENT EXPERIENCE:
  • Member, Presidential Human Rights Committee under Presidents Corazon Aquino and Fidel Ramos
NON-GOVERMENT EXPERIENCE:
  • Dean, College of Law, De La Salle University
  • Executive Director, Diokno Law Center
  • Chairman, Free Legal Assistance Groups
ADVOCACY:
  • Human rights
  • Justice for the poor; Helping the marginalized
  • Campaigned against death penalty
  • Restoring faith in judiciary
Do you support reimposing the death penalty for drug-related crimes?
NO
Should President Rodrigo Duterte authorize the issuance of medical bulletins about his health?
YES
Should medical marijuana be legalized?
YES
Are you in favor of granting same-sex couples legal rights and status under a civil union bill?
YES
Should divorce be legal if the marriage is irreconcilable or abusive?
YES
Would you vote for bill to lower age of criminal liability from 15 to 13?
NO
Are you running for higher office in 2022?
NO

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