Cebu Citizens-Press Council

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CCPC seeks speedy probe on Tabanao murder

September 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

PRESS STATEMENT ON MURDER OF JESUS TABANAO
Cebu Citizens-Press Council
Sept. 16, 2013

The Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) is asking the police to speed up the investigation on the shooting to death of Jesus “Jessie” Tabanao
last Saturday. [Read more →]

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Council saddened by Lastimosa’s libel conviction

August 30, 2013 · No Comments

JOINT STATEMENT ON LEO LASTIMOSA’S CONVICTION OF LIBEL
Aug. 30, 2013

We are saddened by the decision of the Cebu Regional Trial Court convicting broadcaster-newspaper columnist Leo Lastimosa of libel. [Read more →]

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Cebu Media and Elections 2013 project launched

March 7, 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 Office (PRO) 7, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) 7, and the poll watchdog Cebu-Citizens’ Involvement and Maturation in People’s Empowerment and Liberation (C-Cimpel), the project now counts the Dilaab Foundation Inc. among its convenors.

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Internet freedom bill good, bad for media

December 7, 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. [Read more →]

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CCPC seeks FOI bill, Sotto bill amendment passage

November 29, 2012 · No Comments

PRESS STATEMENT
CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL (CCPC)
Nov. 29, 2012

The Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) will inform Sen. Gringo Honasan, chairman of the Senate committee on public information and mass media, that CCPC has asked for the immediate passage of two bills: Freedom of Information Act and the amendment of the Sotto Law. [Read more →]

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