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Duterte to Alvarez: No to divorce law because Sara opposes it

Apr 18, 2018 - 7:43 PM

The President teases House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez about his spat with his daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio: 'Mag-usap na lang kayo'

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio wave farewell to the send-off party as they prepare to board the Philippine Airlines Charter Flight PR001 at the Qionghai Boao International Airport on April 10, 2018 following a successful participation to the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2018. Also in the photo is the President's grandson Mateo. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 20, 2018

Mar 20, 2018 - 11:00 AM

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House approves divorce bill on 2nd reading

Mar 14, 2018 - 7:55 PM

This is the farthest a divorce law proposal has gone in the legislative process

LANDMARK BILL. The House approves on 2nd reading a divorce law proposal. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

RH 2.0? Why Lagman thinks it's easier to pass divorce bill

Feb 24, 2018 - 8:19 AM

'Divorce is the exception, not the general rule,' says Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman, champion of the proposed measure

DIVORCE CHAMPION. Edcel Lagman leads the change for the passage of the divorce law. Photo by Rappler

House divorce bill proposes easier procedures for OFWs

Feb 20, 2018 - 3:54 PM

The concerns of OFWs are among the things lawmakers are taking into consideration in drafting versions of the proposed divorce law

PRO-WOMAN LEGISLATION. Edcel Lagman heads efforts for the House to pass a long-awaited divorce law. Screenshot from Rappler livestream

LIVE: House hearing on divorce

Feb 07, 2018 - 2:53 PM

Watch the livestream of the hearing on divorce and other grounds for dissolving a marriage here

Yes to divorce

Jul 31, 2017 - 10:41 AM

However divorce laws must look into inequalities to ensure that women are protected and their stronger emotional ties to their children are recognized

Rappler Talk: Divorce in the Philippines

Mar 30, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Is the Philippines ready for a divorce law?

'Clear majority' of Filipinos favor legalizing divorce

Mar 23, 2015 - 8:11 PM

Support for divorce – now from 6 in 10 Filipinos – has been on an upward trend since 2005 the latest Social Weather Stations survey shows

Will PH have a divorce law?

Jul 10, 2013 - 6:30 PM

Sen Pia Cayetano won t file a divorce bill soon telling Rappler I have to do one battle at a time

Celdran gets scolding from senatorial candidate

Feb 08, 2013 - 1:26 PM

A debate gets heated when senatorial candidate Rizalito David scolds activist Carlos Celdran on Church teachings

Senate bets weigh in on divorce, marijuana

Feb 08, 2013 - 12:30 AM

The candidates contrasting views highlight the wide spectrum of choices available for voters in May