This is an opinion on the proposition of Cebu City Councilor Leah Japson that would give the Cebu City Anti-Indecency Board more force behind its mandate by allowing the said Board to inspect any store at any time of day or night without a court order. Continue reading Illegitimate Congregation
This is an opinion on the legal authority of local government units through their respective legislative assemblies to issue a persona non grata declaration. Continue reading Role Confusion
This is an opinion on the legislative inquiry of the House of Representatives’ Committee on Justice into the Judiciary Development Fund and its proposed abolition. Continue reading Legal Comprehension
This is an opinion on the proposed Anti-Truancy Ordinance of the Cebu Provincial Board, a local measure that seeks to punish minors who loiter in Internet cafes, billiard halls, movie houses and malls during class hours and would also fine business establishments where the students loiter.
This is an opinion on President Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III’s Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP). Continue reading Constitutional Confusion