House subcommittee on correctional reforms - updates

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May 24, 2017 - 12:25 AM

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House subpanel approves bill retaining 15 as criminal responsibility age

May 23, 2017 - 12:36 PM

The measure proposes stiffer penalties for parents and syndicates using children to commit crimes while focusing on the improved rehabilitation of children in conflict with the law

APPROVED. The House subcommittee on correctional reforms gives its nod to the bill maintaining 15 as the minimum age of criminal responsibility. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

LIVE: House hearing on minimum age of criminal liability

May 23, 2017 - 9:42 AM

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House subpanel to ditch proposal lowering criminal responsibility age

May 22, 2017 - 1:50 PM

After months long consultations Representative Ron Salo says the subpanel on correctional reforms will instead propose amendments strengthening the existing Juvenile Justice Act of 2006

HOPE STILL ALIVE? Some rehabilitation centers for child offenders have poor to inhumane conditions. File photo by Rappler

Cabinet told: Attend House hearings on Duterte's pet bills

Feb 22, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas says critics of President Rodrigo Duterte s priority bills may use the Cabinet officials absence to argue against the passage of the measures

THE PRESIDENT'S MEN. Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas says Cabinet officials, as alter egos of President Rodrigo Duterte, should be supporting the latter's legislative agenda. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler