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Ivory trade ban up for vote at UN wildlife summit

Oct 06, 2012 - 9:26 AM

A UN regulator will vote on extending the ivory trade ban which incidentally is controversial issue in the Philippines after a priest was tagged in ivory smuggling

Cardinal wants NatGeo writer banned from PH

Oct 02, 2012 - 12:10 PM

Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal wants American author Bryan Christy banned from the Philippines after he accused a priest of being involved in the illegal ivory trade

CEBU ARCHIBISHOP EMERITUS Ricardo Cardinal Vidal. Photo from his Facebook page

BOC: Ivory smuggling gone in Cebu

Sep 28, 2012 - 10:03 AM

But Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon admits it is difficult to monitor ivory smuggling in the Philippines

Cebu priest probed over 'child abuse' after ivory trade

Sep 27, 2012 - 5:29 PM

The Vatican has suspended a senior priest in the Philippines over allegations he abused children when he was based in the United States in the 1980s

SUSPENDED. Monsignor Cristobal Garcia in a 2005 file photo by the Dallas Morning News

NBI asked to probe ivory trade in PH

Sep 25, 2012 - 3:48 PM

The NBI will investigate the illegal ivory trade in the Philippines now linked to its use in religious carvings like Santo Niño

TRADING IN IVORY IS ILLEGAL SINCE 1989. Photo courtesy of CITES