Quantcast
pork barrel
Latest Stories
Home » Revised Penal Code You are browsing entries tagged with “Revised Penal Code”

SC: Bigger loot, longer jail time for swindlers

By
INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Supreme Court has upheld the validity of a provision in the Revised Penal Code (RPC) that imposed longer jail terms on convicted swindlers if the amount involved in their cases exceeded P22,000.

Posted: May 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Senator Pimentel defends libel law

Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, chair of the senate committee on justice, has come out against the decriminalization of libel, arguing that this was the only remedy of individuals who felt maligned by others.

Posted: February 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Online libel legal, SC rules

By
The Supreme Court building in Manila. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Supreme Court has affirmed the constitutionality of Internet libel and majority of the provisions of Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act.

Posted: February 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

National lawyers group joins call for SC to scrap DAP

By
INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court to stop the release of funds from the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) and declare it as unconstitutional.

Posted: October 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Couple charged with estafa for selling fake smartphones online

By
s4

Marikina policemen have filed charges against a couple who were arrested earlier for allegedly selling counterfeit smartphones online.

Posted: September 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement