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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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Media outlets’ publicity about their own relief work

December 7th, 2013 · No Comments

By Pachico A. Seares Media’s Public Saturday, December 7, 2013 DIDN’T TV networks and other news organizations breach ethics in focusing coverage on their relief work during the Yolanda super-storm last Nov. 8 and the 7.2-magnitude earthquake last Oct. 15?

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Cebu Media and Elections 2013 project launched

March 7th, 2013 · No Comments

The “Cebu Media and Elections 2013″ project was launched today with the view to having government and private stakeholders in the 2013 elections coordinate with Cebu media for a better flow of information to the public and improved news coverage. Started in the 2010 elections by the Cebu Citizens-Press Council, the Philippine National Police-Police Regional […]

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Internet freedom bill good, bad for media

December 7th, 2012 · No Comments

Pros, cons of new bill discussed Regulation of blogs brought up By Cherry Ann T. Lim Sun.Star Cebu, December 7, 2012 A NEW bill that seeks to help citizens meet the challenges of navigating cyberspace could be a double-edged sword for journalists.

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Cemla registers with SEC, picks officers

October 26th, 2011 · No Comments

THE Cebu Media Legal Aid (Cemla) was registered last Sept. 20, 2011 in the Securities and Exchange Commission as Cebu Media Free Legal Aid Inc. The group subsequently held its first election of officers.

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