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CCPC condemns attack on Paris journalists

January 8th, 2015 · No Comments

STATEMENT Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) Jan. 8, 2015 The Jan. 7 terrorist attack on the French weekly “Charlie Hebdo” in Paris was an act of violence that people who value peace and freedom must condemn.

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CMFR hits Maguindanao massacre trial media ban

November 24th, 2014 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF THE CENTER FOR MEDIA FREEDOM & RESPONSIBILITY (CMFR) ON THE FIFTH YEAR SINCE THE 2009 AMPATUAN (MAGUINDANAO) MASSACRE 23 November 2014 IN A disturbing—and irony-ridden—demonstration of official hostility to the Constitutional guarantee of press freedom, the Philippine National Police (PNP) has prevented journalists from covering the trial of the alleged masterminds and perpetrators […]

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Changes to city’s anti-obscenity ordinance opposed

September 25th, 2014 · No Comments

CCPC RESOLUTION ON PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO CEBU CITY ORDINANCE ON ANTI-OBSCENITY WHEREAS… [] Cebu City Councilor Lea Ouano-Japson filed an ordinance proposing amendments to Ordinance #1408, also known as the Anti-Indecency Ordinance, which the Committee on Laws, Ordinances, Public Accountability and Good Government, in its report dated ” August 20, 2014,” said was “within the power” […]

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CCPC alarmed by Anti-Indecency Board raids

July 9th, 2014 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON CAIB RAIDS July 8, 2014    The Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) is alarmed by news reports that the Cebu City Anti-Indecency Board (Caib) confiscated magazines    from a bookstore inside a mall.

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Jurassic provisions in Cybercrime Law–PPI

February 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Statement of  Atty Jesus G. Dureza, chairman/president of the Philippine Press Institute, re the Supreme Court ruling on the Cybercrime Law February 24, 2014 Remove Jurassic penal sanctions—PPI

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