Creation of courts to try juvenile offenders pushed | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2019, January 21). Creation of courts to try juvenile offenders pushed. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075210/creation-of-courts-to-try-juvenile-offenders-pushed Creation of courts to try juvenile offenders pushed By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:20 AM January 21, 2019 Assistant House Majority Leader Bernadette Herrera-Dy on Sunday pleaded with her … Continue reading

House panel swiftly okays lower age of criminal liability | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. V. (2019, January 21). House panel swiftly okays lower age of criminal liability. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075284/house-panel-swiftly-okays-lower-age-of-criminal-liability House panel swiftly okays lower age of criminal liability By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:55 AM January 21, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives … Continue reading

House holds hearing on kids’ age of criminal liability | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, January 21). House holds hearing on kids’ age of criminal liability. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/21/1886778/house-holds-hearing-kids-age-criminal-liability House holds hearing on kids’ age of criminal liability Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – January 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives resumes today its deliberations on a … Continue reading

House OKs bill that seeks special protection for children caught in armed conflicts » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, June 5). House OKs bill that seeks special protection for children caught in armed conflicts. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 6, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/06/05/house-oks-bill-that-seeks-special-protection-for-children-caught-in-armed-conflicts/ House OKs bill that seeks special protection for children caught in armed conflicts Published June 5, 2018, 7:59 PM By Ben Rosario The House of Representatives has approved … Continue reading

House vows to address violence against children | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, May 15). House vows to address violence against children. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/15/1815292/house-vows-address-violence-against-children House vows to address violence against children Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – May 15, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Congress will fully support the Philippine Plan of Action to End Violence Against Children … Continue reading

Senate to govt: Stop ‘senseless killings,’ protect the youth – Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E. and Araja, R. N. (2017, September 27). Senate to govt: Stop ‘senseless killings,’ protect the youth. manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/247938/senate-to-govt-stop-senseless-killings-protect-the-youth.html Senate to govt: Stop ‘senseless killings,’ protect the youth posted September 27, 2017 at 12:01 am by Rey E. Requejo and Rio N. Araja SIXTEEN of 23 senators … Continue reading

Poe pushes universal registration for foundlings | The Manila Times

Poe pushes universal registration for foundlings | The Manila Times July 19, 2016 10:18 pm by LLANESCA T. PANTI Source: Panti, L. T. (2016, July 19). Poe pushes universal registration for foundlings. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 20, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/poe-pushes-universal-registration-for-foundlings/274772/ The government should register all foundlings and other children who need special protection (CNSP) … Continue reading

Fraud, scams top list of cybercrimes | Malaya Business Insight

Fraud, scams top list of cybercrimes | Malaya Business Insight. Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/fraud-scams-top-list-cybercrimes retrieved on April 20, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website By RAYMOND AFRICA on April 20, 2015 CYBERCRIMES increased by as much as 113 percent in 2014 as compared to 2013, the PNP Anti-Cybercrime Group said.

Angara lauds passage of Anti-Bullying Law | The Manila Bulletin News Online

Angara lauds passage of Anti-Bullying Law | The Manila Bulletin News Online by Ellson Quismorio September 18, 2013 (updated) Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara lauded President Benigno S. Aquino III for his recent signing of the Anti-Bullying bill into law, calling it “a huge step in protecting our children from the earliest forms of violence”. … Continue reading

Army questions HR groups’ silence on captured NPA child warriors | Business Insight Malaya

Army questions HR groups’ silence on captured NPA child warriors | Business Insight Malaya 7/4/2011, Malaya THE Philippine Army called to task human rights groups Karapatan and Human Rights Watch (Asia) for their silence following the capture last week of three children reportedly being used as fighters by the communist New People’s Army during a … Continue reading

Denounce NPA for using child-warriors, human rights advocates dared | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Denounce NPA for using child-warriors, human rights advocates dared | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. By Mario J. Mallari 07/04/2011, Daily Tribune The Army has challenged the so-called human rights advocates to denounce the communist New People’s Army (NPA) for continuously employing child-warriors as evidenced by a recent clash between communist forces … Continue reading

Noy signs four new laws | Business Insight Malaya

Noy signs four new laws | Business Insight Malaya 6/22/2011, Malaya PRESIDENT Aquino yesterday signed into law the measures extending the power subsidy for low income households, allowing the employment of female workers for night work, providing for mandatory basic immunization services for infants and children, and extending the life of the Joint Congressional Power … Continue reading

Bill banning corporal punishment hurdles second reading | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Bill banning corporal punishment hurdles second reading | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. By Charlie V. Manalo 06/06/2011 The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill prohibiting parents, guardians, teachers and elders from subjecting a child to any form of corporal punishment or physical and psychological threats.

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