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Pachico A. Seares
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Seares: Accidental protester in UP Cebu arrests is an unwilling activist
ONE of eight persons arrested during the June 5 protest in front of the University of the Philippines-Cebu grounds in Lahug, Cebu City was Clement Corominas, 19, reportedly the son of a meat seller and a school dropout.He was not ...
From 61 days ago
Seares: Under Anti-Terrorism Law, court cannot order wiretapping on journalists and their news sources
IT MUST be some comfort to media practitioners that the bills against terrorism -- Senate Bill #1083, approved last February 26 and House Bill #6875, approved last June 3 -- forbid the court to authorize wire-tapping on communications between journalists ...
From 62 days ago
EXPLAINER: No law or ordinance punishing CQ violation. Doesn't mean you can't get arrested
THE SITUATION. Senate minority leader Franklin Drilon said Sunday, June 7, that without Bayanihan Two to replace the law that punishes violations of the community quarantine, there is no more law to support any CQ arrest.Congress adjourned Thursday, June 4, ...
From 63 days ago
Seares: Controversy over motorcycle back-riding: Couple can share bed but can’t share bike
HEALTH Secretary Franciso Duque III was asked for an explanation of the ban on back-riding on motorcycles even for married couples who sleep on the same bed and do most other things together in their homes.Easy, Duque said.The close contact, ...
From 64 days ago
Seares: Controversy over motorcycle backriding: Couple can share bed but can't share bike
HEALTH Secretary Franciso Duque III was asked for an explanation of the ban on backriding on motorcycles even for married couples who sleep on the same bed and do most other things together in their homes.Easy, Duque said.The close contact, ...
From 65 days ago
EXPLAINER: UP Cebu arrests: Is right to assemble and protest suspended by quarantine law?
THE SITUATION. Friday, June 5, about 30 people bearing protest placards massed in front of the University of the Philippines Cebu grounds in Lahug, Cebu City to demonstrate against passage of the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020.Police anti-riot troops soon arrived ...
From 67 days ago
EXPLAINER: If a church seats more than 10 people at mass, Cebu Province won't mind
THE SITUATION. In Cebu Province, the violation of the rule for religious gatherings under the omnibus guidelines of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) most likely will not draw reprimand or sanction. Reason: the governor's executive order allows it.The IATF regulation ...
From 67 days ago
EXPLAINER: Restriction at Cebu province borders tighter than Cebu City's for persons not exempted from GCQ travel ban.
SIMILAR ON BASIC RULES. Cebu City, under Mayor Edgardo Labella's Executive Order #079, series of 2020, and Cebu Province, under Cebu Governor Gwen Garcia's Executive Order #17 and #17-D have basically similar provisions.Local governments' quarantine rules follow the Omnibus Guidelines ...
From 69 days ago
EXPLAINER: Remember the tri-city mass testing? How they'll use what they've learned from the survey.
THE SITUATION. Health experts Friday, May 29, spoke about the results of the "massive testing" that Cebu City, Mandaue City and Lapu-Lapu City had completed just days before shifting to general quarantine on June 1.Their talk was on Facebook live ...
From 71 days ago
Seares: Cebu Capitol’s metaphor on breaking away from CQs: a kind of freedom
WHEN Cebu Governor Gwen Garcia set June 12, Philippine independence day, as the date for the transition of Cebu Province from CCQ or general community quarantine, she must have picked it to symbolize what she has been talking about during ...
From 72 days ago