NYC tobacco law prohibits sales to smokers under 21

The NYC tobacco law now prohibits sales to smokers under the age of 21 after New York city mayor Michael Bloomberg signed the legislation.

Janet Lim-Napoles arrested by police, citizens in my dream

Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged mastermind of the so-called pork barrel scam, has been arrested by police and citizens in my dream .

Claudine Barretto files TPO against Raymart Santiago

Actress Claudine Barretto has filed in court Monday, July 29, a Temporary Protection Order (TPO) against her estranged husband Raymart Santi...

Are content on government websites covered by copyright?

Are content on government websites covered by copyright? This is a question many website owners and bloggers have been asking for long.

Drug bust: 100 arrested, charged

At least 100 people were arrested in a drug bust operation Wednesday. About half of those arrested face federal narcotics and money launderi...

Ignorant of The Law

Any person who marks a government/public document as copyrighted material is ignorant of the law .

YouTube Blocked Due To 'Innocence of Muslims'

A court in Cairo has reportedly ordered the government of Egypt to have YouTube blocked for 30 days due to the controversial film “ Innocenc...

9-year-old Gives Birth In Mexico

A 9-year-old Mexican girl gives birth to a baby girl in the poverty-stricken municipality of Ixtlahuacan de los Membrillos, 25 miles south o...

SC Releases 2013 Bar Exam Syllabus

The Supreme Court of the Philippines has released the syllabus for the 2013 Bar Examinations, copies of which can be downloaded from here or...

RH Bill Signed Into Law

After getting the bicam approval and ratification by both houses of Congress, the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) Bill has been signe...

Hulk Hogan suing Bubba, website over sex tape

WWE legend Hulk Hogan gears up for a fight, not in the ring but in a court of law. The wrestling icon has reportedly filed two lawsuits over...

Arrest Carabuena, QC court orders police

Robert Blair Carabuena, the Philip Morris executive who’s been charged of direct assault against an MMDA traffic enforcer, now faces police ...

Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 (RA 10175) full text

Here is the full text of the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012, signed into law in September 2012. Others call it the Anti-Cybercrime Law of...

Cybercrimes Prevention Act of 2012 signed into law

To combat cyber crimes in the country, President Benigno S. Aquino III signed last Wednesday Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Preventio...

Anti-Islam film 'Innocence of Muslims' director identified

The key figure behind the so-called anti-Islam film ‘Innocence of Muslims’ that sparked anti-US protests in Egypt and Libya earlier has been...

Change of name, birthday or sex in birth certificate without a court order now allowed

In the past, changing a wrong entry on a name, birth date and/or gender in birth certificates due to clerical mistake or typographical error...

Download Supreme Court Decision on Hubert Webb et al. (Vizconde Massacre)

The high court acquitted Hubert Webb et al. from the Vizconde Massacre case last December 14, 2010, an event already stamped in Philippine ...