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Entries from September 2006

Committee report on describing crime suspects

September 19th, 2006 · No Comments

(Committee Members: Mayette Q. Tabada, Joy Tumulak, Jerry Tundag Observers: Juan Mercado, Pachico Seares) STANDARDS ON DESCRIBING OR IDENTIFYING CRIME SUSPECTS In relation to standards adopted by individual news organizations in Cebu, and as far as these will coincide with or support those standards, the Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) hereby encourages the media and the […]

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Agenda for Sept. 21 CCPC meeting set

September 19th, 2006 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL FOURTH QUARTERLY MEETING EN BANC Sept. 21, 2006, MBF Cebu Press Center 11:45 a.m. Pambansang Awit 11:50 a.m. Invocation (Fr. Aloysius Cartagenas, CCPC treasurer)

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Minutes of June 28, 2006 meeting online

September 16th, 2006 · No Comments

The minutes of the most recent meeting of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council are now online. Members of the council can read the minutes by clicking here. Future minutes of meetings and other organizational matters will be placed in their own sections.

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Law enforcers agree with CCPC panel’s standards in identifying crime suspects

September 4th, 2006 · No Comments

Top law enforcement officials last Aug. 31, 2006 said they will not require crime suspects to carry cards identifying them as suspects when they are presented to the media. Crime suspects will still be handcuffed for safety of journalists and other persons present but their hands will be at the back, not in front.

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