MAGLANTAY, Rizaldy Jesus M.

But it was martial law, and Maglantay knew that life could not be “normal,” especially after a close friend, Diore Mijares, was summarily executed by military personnel in April 1983. Summoned by his conscience, Magpantay quit his job in Manila in order to serve as a volunteer for Task Force Detainees in his home province of Aklan.