The reduction of the minimum age for criminal liability may curb the use of children by criminal groups in their activities according to the top official of Ilocos Sur
As the House of Representatives Committee on Justice approved the draft of the proposed legislation to lower the age for criminal liability Monday, Jan. 21, more groups advocating children and youth welfare in Northern Luzon expressed condemnation and calls on the government to pursue cases and jail corrupt officials and violators of human rights instead.
The Cordillera Youth Center (CYC) added its voice against the move of the House of Representatives’ Justice Committee to fast-track the proceedings for the bills seeking to repeal the Republic Act 9344, or the Juvenile Justice and Welfare Act of 2006, that exempts children 15 years old and below from criminal liability.
Agarup 7,500 a biktima ti Martial Law manipud iti Hawaii class suit ti makaawat iti kuarta a reparasion. Ti reparasion ket manipud iti naglakuan iti dua a paintings a tinakaw dagiti Marcos idi panawen ti Martial Law.
Residents from the hotspring village of Tuba are asking the local town officials to take action on the renewed tension between the City of Baguio and the former occupants of the Asin Hotspring Complex.
Provincial legislators passed a resolution calling on the Department of Justice to remove one of its constituents named in the proscription petition to declare the communist-led rebels as terrorist.
A fact-checking network said the government “is not visible enough” in the fight against the spread of false information in the Internet.
The resolution mentioned that Joan Carling won the award “for her work as one of the world’s most prominent defenders of environmental and indigenous rights”.
Workers of the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) in Baguio City found allies in the Baguio City Government as members of the Baguio City Council unanimously adopted the proposed resolution supporting legislation in the House of Representatives ensuring the welfare and protection of BPO workers in the Philippines.
Mental Health has become a top concern in many parts of the world at present and that increase in mental health problems have been observed even in third-world countries like the Philippines.
Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP) and claimants group Coco Levy Fund Ibalik sa Amin (CLAIM) said it will hold accountable President Rodrigo Duterte and the economic managers if the coco levy fund is not returned to real beneficiaries of the fund — small coconut farmers and their families and heirs.
Inaprubaran ti House of Representatives iti maikatlo ken pinal a panagbasa ti joint resolution ti dawat nga extension ti kinabalido ti pondo para iti reparasion dagiti biktima ti Martial Law.