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Ombudsman bares policy on release of information

April 20th, 2015 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF THE CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON THE OMBUDSMAN POLICY OF RELEASING INFORMATION, DOCUMENTS TO MEDIA April 20, 2015 The Visayas ombudsman may grant request from media for information on “final disposition” of cases involving public interest.

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Metrobank Foundation, Probe Media open nominations for Journalists of the Year search

February 16th, 2015 · No Comments

Metrobank Foundation Inc., in partnership with Probe Media Foundation Inc., announces the opening of nominations for this year’s Metrobank Foundation Search for Journalists of the Year (JOY).

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CCPC condemns attack on Paris journalists

January 8th, 2015 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF THE CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON THE PARIS ATTACK 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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