House Members form ‘Coalition for Life’

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Breaking News

MANILA, July 31, 2013 —Members of the House of Representatives headed by Leyte Rep. Ferdinand Martin Romualdez and Buhay Party-list representative Lito Atienza, most of whom coming from the ‘independent bloc’, announced in a press conference at the Batasan they are forming a ‘Coalition for Life’ aimed at advancing the pro-life advocacy. “What binds us together now is the bloc we have formed,” former Manila mayor Lito Atienza said. “We realized we have commonality, the same...

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SC rejects plea to lift SQA vs RH Law

Posted by on Apr 3, 2013 in Breaking News

By Ina Reformina, ABS-CBN News Posted at 04/02/2013 2:19 PM | Updated as of 04/02/2013 2:21 PM MANILA – The Supreme Court has rejected the motion for reconsideration of Team PNoy candidate Risa Hontiveros to lift the status quo ante order against the implementation of the Reproductive Health Law. Voting 10-4, the Supreme Court, in its first summer session this year, denied the MR of Hontiveros to lift the SQA order on the implementation of the RH Law. The High Court...

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