Dear Justice Assistant Secretary Sy: If cyber adultery doesn’t exist, why did you put it in the Cybercrime Law?

Exclusive By Raïssa Robles Last October 9, 2012, Justice Assistant Secretary Geronimo Sy went out of his way to mention me by name in his media briefing about the Cybercrime Prevention Act; he also mentioned what I said about cyber adultery. Before that briefing, I’d written a piece called “The Cybercrime Law was brought to you by 7 senators & […]

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Why did four senators file nearly identical cybercrime bills?

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Exclusive By Raïssa Robles Four senators filed Cybercrime Bills that were almost totally identical to each other and to the final bill that was signed into law late September by President Benigno Aquino III. The four were Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile, Edgardo Angara, Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. The highly technical bills they filed were nearly […]

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The quadruplet bills on Cybercrime

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Compare them yourself word-for-word  Exclusive by Raïssa Robles Four senators filed almost exact copies of the same bill that eventually became the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012. Here’s the proof. You can compare the cybercrime bills of Senator Edgardo Angara, Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile, Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla section-by-section. To read the story […]

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