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'[Judges] cannot just blame people for making negative outbursts regarding their decisions'
'The overriding issue in the Rappler case is prescription,' says retired supreme court senior associate justice Antonio Carpio, who agrees that cyber libel must prescribe in 1 year, not 12 years
Rappler editor-at-large Marites Vitug talks to lawyer Mel Sta Maria, dean of the Far Eastern University Institute of Law, on Monday, December 10
Far Eastern University law school dean Mel Sta Maria says deactivation as punishment for non compliance is an overkill repulsive to participatory democracy
The Philippines says China regularly sends ships as part of illegitimate sovereign patrols to claim the disputed West Philippine Sea
China s hydrographic ships have been sighted within the Philippines exclusive economic zone President Aquino says he fears heightened tension between the 2 countries in the South China Sea
DAP disbursements made upon recommendation by senators and other legislators were illegal