Republic Act 10951 - updates

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Duterte oks higher fines for fake news

Sep 01, 2017 - 11:46 AM

The publication of false news now comes with a fine of P40 000 to P200 000 from the previous fine of just P200 to P1 000

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte in deep thought during the 13th Cabinet meeting at the State Dining Room in Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2017. TOTO LOZANO/ Presidential Pho

Duterte approves heavier fines for crimes

Sep 01, 2017 - 10:31 AM

The President signs into law amendments to the Revised Penal Code which impose heavier fines for crimes and higher values for property used as basis for penalties