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Will reporters receiving City Hall aid be required to suppress information? CCPC asks

January 16th, 2018 · No Comments

COMMENT ON PROPOSED ORDINANCE GRANTING FUND AID TO REPORTERS COVERING ANTI-CRIME OPERATION —————————– January 16, 2018 1. Financial aid from the government, local or national, has been occasionally granted and accepted by media. Acceptance by the individual beneficiary, however, depends solely on the recipient and his news organization. Internal rules of each newsroom apply.

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Define fake news, measures vs. Net ghosts: CCPC

October 6th, 2017 · No Comments

RESOLUTION STATING POSITION OF CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL (CCPC) ON SENATE BILL 1492 CRIMINALIZING FAKE NEWS ———————————————————————————————————————- IN SUM, CCPC ASKS CONGRESS: 1. For an explicit definition of “fake news” as it tells only what fake news can do and not what it is. 

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Ban on release of police spot reports ‘unproductive’

September 14th, 2017 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL STATEMENT Sept. 14, 2017 Tell media any major change of procedure in releasing police spot reports.

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Cebu media to get stories directly from Presidential Communication Office

March 3rd, 2017 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL (CCPC) March 3, 2017 NEWS FEED FROM MALACAÑANG News stories and other materials from the Presidential Communication Office (PCO) will be e-mailed to addressees of major Cebu media outlets at about the same time they are released to the Malacañang Press Corps. The gap will be a matter of minutes.

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Mandaue City order on media interviews ‘violates intent’ of Duterte’s E.O. on FOI

December 2nd, 2016 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL RESOLUTION #2, SERIES OF 2016, REQUESTING MANDAUE CITY MAYOR LUIGI QUISUMBING TO LIFT RESTRICTION ON MEDIA INTERVIEWS WHEREAS, Mandaue City Mayor Gabriel Luis Quisumbing has issued Memorandum Order CMO-080816 dated Aug. 8, 2016, signed by Atty. Mae Elaine Bathan, his chief of staff, under the mayor’s authority;

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