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Mary Jane Veloso Granted Temporary Reprieve: RP Prays for Executive Clemency; Will it be granted?

The Philippines expressed huge relief that Mary Jane Veloso was spared execution. Her legal team will be using hte temporary reprieve to exhaust measures aimed at getting executive clemency from the Indonesian President. Meantime, Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao had begged Indonesian President Joko Widodo to grant executive clemency to Veloso, but President Widodo had underscored the fact that temporary reprieve was granted to Mary Jane Veloso to allow the Philippine authorities to investigate and allow Veloso to testify.

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