Politics

Lower age limit for juvenile children oppossed

Lower age limit for juvenile children oppossed

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Dec 07, 2018

The City Social Services and Development Office (CSSDO) opposed to Senate President Vicente Sotto III ’s proposed amendment of the Republic Act 9344 or the Juvenile Justice and Welfare Act of 2006 that is to lower the age of children’s criminal liability.

Peace group to AFP: Declare holiday truce

Peace group to AFP: Declare holiday truce

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Dec 04, 2018

A Mindanao-based peace group Sowing the Seeds of Peace (SSP) appealed to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to reciprocate the holiday truce declared earlier by the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) as the nation celebrates “most cherished Filipino tradition.”

‘Ocampo, Castro, Talaingod 18 release in accord with rule of law’

‘Ocampo, Castro, Talaingod 18 release in accord with rule of law’

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Dec 03, 2018

Other Salugpungan schools operating are now in fear of being forcibly closed by paramilitary groups and military, like what happened to its campus in Talaingod, that later led to the arrest of Talaingod 18 including former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo and ACT Teachers partylist Rep. France Castro.