Philippine Supreme Court says law on online libel constitutional (5)

Brunei Times 2014.02.19 03:46
MANILA Wednesday, February 19, 2014 THE Philippine Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a controversial cybercrime law penalising online libel is constitutional, amid claims it is intended to curb Internet freedom in one of AsiaБ─(tm)s most freewheeling democracies. The court said a section of the Cybercrime Protection Law Б─°which penalises online or cyber libel is not unconstitutionalБ─², spokesman Theodore Te said.
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