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WHEREAS, trumped-up charges and accusations that members and personalities of legal organizations are members, or having links to, revolutionary organizations here subsequently resulted to grave human rights violations including extrajudicial killings; WHEREAS, itis crucial for Congress to investigate harassment and trumped up charges against Ihuman rights defenders, activists, and leaders and members of progressive organizations, in consideration of the avowed pronouncement of the government to end human rights violations. Such an investigation is also warranted for the crafting of measures to put an end in the filing of SLAPP eases. NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Committee on Human rights conduct an. investigation, in aid of legislation, om the trumped-up charges of kidnapping and homicide against 76 individuals including officers and members of the National Union of Students in the Philippines, Makabayan Coalition, KARAPATAN, Rural Missionaries of the Philippines, ‘Anakpawis Partylist, Gabriela Women's Party, and Piston, Adopted, a Acie op Beitin Pe Bayan Nugh Parpy-lit Bayan Mama Party-ist