Former Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has urged the public to closely watch those who will abuse the powers given by laws including that of the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020.
Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020
A group of Muslims led by Hataman files petition A group of Muslims led by House Deputy Speaker Mujiv Hataman has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to have the Republic Act 11479, the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, declared “null and void” for…
Muntinlupa Rep. Ruffy Biazon on Tuesday said the new Armed Forces of the Philippines chief Lt. Gen. Gilbert Gapay was incorrect in stating that the government could use the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 to regulate social media.
Bayan Muna party-list Representatives Ferdinand Gaite and Eufemia Cullamat on Tuesday slammed the new Armed Forces of the Philippines chief Lt. Gen. Gilbert Gapay for stating that the government could use the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 to…
An all-senator caucus this coming Monday is expected to resolve the issue of death penalty bills presently pending in the Senate, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Thursday.
National Union of People’s Lawyers (NUPL) president Edre Olalia on Saturday (July 18) urged the Filipinos to be vigilant against abuses in the implementation of Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 now that the law has taken effect.
Yes to vigilance, no to disinformation! Ping welcomes help in guarding vs abuses in Anti-Terror Law…
Big yes to vigilance, but still a big no to disinformation.
Malacañang on Thursday called out the United States for interfering with the country's domestic affairs after at least 45 American lawmakers urged the Philippine government to immediately repeal the recently-signed Anti-Terrorism Act of…
For the nth time, it was a non-lawyer schooling an eminent former Supreme Court justice on the newly signed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020.
President Rodrigo Duterte's "declaration" of the Communist Party of the Philippines and New People's Army as terrorists can be considered just an opinion, not a legally binding policy, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Thursday.
Law-abiding citizens of the country should not fear the newly signed anti-terrorism law, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson is not quite thrilled over the slow pace of rehabilitation work in Marawi City, three years after it was attacked by Maute-ISIS terrorists.
Not much more can be done about critics of the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 who rail against it without reading it in the first place, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Thursday.
Foreign governments will still have a limited role in going after terrorists in the Philippines, even with the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Thursday.
WATCH | Buti pa si Velasco! Lacson lauds ex-SC justice for understanding constitutionality of terror…
Sen. Panfilo Lacson says one former member of the high court understood the constitutionality of the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020.
At least one former Supreme Court justice understands the constitutionality of the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, Sen. Panfilo Lacson noted Thursday evening.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Thursday thanked governors for expressing their support for the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, even as he reminded them of their duty to keep up their guard for the safety of their constituents.
If he sees the need to improve it, Sen. Panfilo Lacson is open to amending the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 should it be passed into law.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson expects to address on Wednesday, June 24, the criticisms hurled against the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, when he speaks at a webinar.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Wednesday encouraged healthy discussions on the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, but so long as these are not based on fake news.
Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III has poked fun at critics of the Congress-approved anti-terrorism bill for suddenly shifting its attention towards the potential lapses on its upcoming implementation.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday clapped back at Miss Universe Catriona Gray for opposing the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, when the bill was patterned partly after the laws of her country of birth.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson voiced confidence Saturday the anti-terror bill can pass the scrutiny of the Supreme Court, if its opponents question it there.