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Cayetano on ABS-CBN: 'Reclaiming patrimony from oligarchs'

A blow to press freedom? Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano says killing the ABS-CBN franchise is all about ending 'the privilege of one family'

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[ANALYSIS] How ABS-CBN’s exit will hurt the PH economy

It will seem our laws and regulations can be easily weaponized against certain business interests, at the President’s whim

It's not weaponizing but implementing the law. Whether your rich or poor. Rappler you full of sh*t

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Sectoral groups vow to remember how House panel voted on ABS-CBN franchise

‘The people will hold them responsible for any resulting layoffs, any denial or limitation in information, and any attacks to press freedom and expression resulting from this shutdown’

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Senate reporters slam rejection of ABS-CBN’s application for franchise

Senate reporters slam rejection of ABS-CBN’s application for franchise

7/12/2020 4:40:00 PM

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‘We will remember’: Netizens demand justice after rejection of ABS-CBN franchise

Social media users called on one another to vote wisely in the 2022 elections after 70 House committee members voted against the renewal of ABS-CBN’s franchise

7/12/2020 3:18:00 PM

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'Hindi ka namin iiwan': Kathryn Bernardo pens note to ABS-CBN after House vote

'Kami naman ngayon, hayaan mong kami ang magbigay ng liwanag sa 'yo sa panahong pinaka-kailangan mo kami,' says Kathryn

tapos na ang lahat kathryn

7/12/2020 2:10:00 PM

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Palace to UN: Rappler, ABS-CBN issues have nothing to do with press freedom

Palace to UN: Rappler, ABS-CBN issues have nothing to do with press freedom

7/12/2020 1:51:00 PM

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CCPC on ABS-CBN shutdown: How can this not be a press freedom issue?

CCPC on ABS-CBN shutdown: How can this not be a press freedom issue?

7/12/2020 1:28:00 PM

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In House panel report, ABS-CBN accused of favoring Robredo in 2016

But ABS-CBN denies backing any candidate in the 2016 elections, which saw Vice President Leni Robredo defeat Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and 5 other male vice presidential bets

7/12/2020 11:05:00 AM

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LOOK: UAAP athletes pick custom jersey messages for press freedom

UAAP athletes voice their support for press freedom with custom jerseys.

7/12/2020 9:30:00 AM

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Senator Recto: ABS-CBN does not deserve death penalty

'A noisy press, all the more the sound from outlets which does not please our ears, is the soundtrack of democracy,' says Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto

7/12/2020 9:25:00 AM

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Malacañang: ABS-CBN franchise rejection is 'decision of Filipino people'

President Spokesman Harry Roque again claims the controversial decision has 'no chilling effect,' supposedly because ABS-CBN is mostly engaged in producing entertainment content

7/12/2020 9:15:00 AM

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'Hindi ka namin iiwan': Kathryn Bernardo declares undying love for ABS-CBN

7/12/2020 7:18:00 AM

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Calida hails House for doing ‘job well’ on ABS-CBN franchise bid

MANILA, Philippines — Hailing the House committee that voted to kill the franchise application of ABS-CBN, Solicitor General Jose Calida on Saturday paraphrased the opening line of one of Frank

7/12/2020 6:08:00 AM

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Disney World reopens: Take an inside look at the Magic Kingdom today

Over the past week, all eyes have been on Disney World as it prepared for its reopening — one day shy of four months since it closed.

7/12/2020 1:43:00 AM

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'A warning to the press': Media groups kinondena ang 'pagpatay' sa ABS-CBN franchise

7/12/2020 12:30:00 AM

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Diokno: People’s initiative a feasible option in ABS-CBN’s franchise bid

7/11/2020 11:30:00 PM

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Recto seeks review of barrier requirement between pillion riders

Recto seeks review of barrier requirement between pillion riders

7/11/2020 8:30:00 PM

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READ: KBP’s statement on the denial of ABS-CBN’s franchise by Congress

7/11/2020 8:15:00 PM

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'End has come:' Calida warms towards House in hailing ABS-CBN franchise kill

It seems that all is well now between Calida and House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, because what used to be a clash over jurisdiction now appears to be just a thing of the past

7/11/2020 4:28:00 PM

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LOOK: The adorable photos of John Lloyd Cruz and Ellen Adarna's son Elias Modesto

Much like the start of John Lloyd Cruz and Ellen Adarna's relationship, it took time for the ex-couple to share photos of their child Elias Modesto to the public. Take a look at a few of his adorable snaps, HERE:

7/11/2020 4:00:00 PM

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Martial law activists: ABS-CBN closure ‘merciless’, ‘oppression’ of press freedom

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Activists and human rights lawyers during the Martial Law regime have joined among the voices condemning the denial of the renewal of the franchise of the Kapamilya

7/11/2020 1:15:00 PM

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House committee denies ABS-CBN a new franchise

7/11/2020 1:00:00 PM

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House's ABS-CBN franchise decision 'not in line' with evidence presented

House's ABS-CBN franchise decision 'not in line' with evidence presented, some lawmakers said.

7/11/2020 12:36:00 PM

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Palace reporters slam denial of ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal

Palace reporters slam denial of ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal

7/11/2020 12:31:00 PM

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De Lima likens ABS-CBN shutdown to ‘Oplan Tokhang’

Senator Leila de Lima likened the franchise denial of ABS-CBN by the House of Representatives to “Oplan Tokhang”. | BLozadaINQ

7/11/2020 11:23:00 AM

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Luis Manzano lauds mom Vilma Santos amid ABS-CBN franchise denial

Actor and television host Luis Manzano shared that he is proud of his mother, who was among the few who voted in favor of renewing ABS-CBN’s franchise. | IbiongINQ

7/11/2020 11:20:00 AM

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Robredo calls on Filipinos: Mark those who shut down ABS-CBN

Vice President Leni Robredo: 'Tandaan natin ang nga pangalan ng kongresista at opisyal na tumaliwas sa ating mga paniniwala upang mapanagot sila gamit ang mga prosesong pangdemokrasya.'

7/11/2020 9:53:00 AM

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Filipino artists, singers decry denial of ABS-CBN franchise renewal

Several celebrities outside of the ABS-CBN network also share their dismay over the decision not to renew the media network's franchise

7/11/2020 9:22:00 AM

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LOOK: Jinkee Pacquiao's luxury items

7/11/2020 8:45:00 AM

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Senators react to Congress’ decision rejecting ABS-CBN franchise bid

Senators react to Congress’ decision rejecting ABS-CBN franchise bid

7/11/2020 7:50:00 AM

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ABS-CBN’s battle is also ours

We at Rappler stand with ABS-CBN. It is as much our battle as it is theirs. DefendPressFreedom CourageON READ:

7/11/2020 7:00:00 AM

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CHR: House panel's killing of ABS-CBN franchise has 'chilling effect' on press freedom

7/11/2020 7:00:00 AM

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LOOK: Miriam Quiambao's mommy life

7/11/2020 6:45:00 AM

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Read, respect House panel's rejection of ABS-CBN franchise – Cayetano

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano says the committee members gave 'serious consideration' to all the merits of ABS-CBN's franchise before putting it to a vote

7/11/2020 5:00:00 AM

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Robredo: Denial of ABS-CBN franchise has 'chilling effect,' shows how ruling majority tags 'enemies'

7/11/2020 4:40:00 AM

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Who were the 11 congressmen who voted for the ABS-CBN franchise?

7/11/2020 3:50:00 AM

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Down but not out, ABS-CBN employees and supporters unite in fight for franchise

7/11/2020 3:00:00 AM

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LOOK: La Salle, Letran light up in Kapamilya colors in support of ABS-CBN

7/10/2020 6:44:00 PM

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ABS-CBN ‘deeply hurt’ as House panel rejects franchise renewal bid, vows to continue public service

ABS-CBN ‘deeply hurt’ as House panel rejects franchise renewal bid, vows to continue public service

7/10/2020 5:50:00 PM

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'Big blow against press freedom': ABS-CBN franchise bill authors slam panel verdict

But these lawmakers can't file an appeal on behalf of ABS-CBN, as only those who voted with the majority – the legislators who rejected the franchise – can make a motion for reconsideration as per House rules

7/10/2020 5:39:00 PM

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ABS-CBN employees nabalot ng lungkot, pangamba sa ‘pagpatay’ sa prangkisa

7/10/2020 4:55:00 PM

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WATCH: Angel Locsin’s speech at ABS-CBN vigil after franchise denied

7/10/2020 4:45:00 PM

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ABS-CBN was ‘slain’ despite surviving ‘grueling’ legislative scrutiny — solon

ABS-CBN was ‘slain’ despite surviving ‘grueling’ legislative scrutiny — solon

7/10/2020 3:50:00 PM

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Senators say ABS-CBN case sets a precedent: 'Toe the line or get shut down'

Senators also questioned the government's plan, given the possible mass employment that the rejection will generate, no thanks to the House decision.

7/10/2020 3:45:00 PM

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Cayetano: Read thoroughly the findings of House committee to understand decision on ABS-CBN

Cayetano: Read thoroughly the findings of House committee to understand decision on ABS-CBN

7/10/2020 3:19:00 PM

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Robredo warns of 'chilling effect' on media after rejection of ABS-CBN franchise

Vice President Leni Robredo urged Filipinos to remember the names of the congressmen and officials who voted against the renewal.

7/10/2020 3:02:00 PM

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LOOK: The Laguna mansion of Vic Sotto, Pauleen Luna, and Baby Tali

Check out the lovely abode of the Sotto family in this gallery.

7/10/2020 1:45:00 PM

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After franchise rejection, ABS-CBN says: 'Kapit lang'

'Kapit lang, muling magliliwanag ang kwento ng bawat Pilipino.'

7/10/2020 1:40:00 PM

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Chilling effect on media? Roque says ABS-CBN’s business is not news, but entertainment

Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said that there is no 'chilling effect' because he reasoned that ABS-CBN’s business is focused on entertainment and not news. | KAguilarINQ

7/10/2020 1:40:00 PM

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Robredo tells Filipinos: Mark those who junked ABS-CBN franchise

“Malinaw ang mga aral ng kasaysayan: May kabayaran ang bawat pagmamalabis. May hangganan ang anumang paniniil. Darating ang araw ng pagtubos, at magbubukal ito sa atin mismo.” | GabrielLaluINQ

7/10/2020 1:36:00 PM

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READ: House panel's Findings and Recommendations denying ABS-CBN a new franchise

7/10/2020 11:50:00 AM

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IN PHOTOS: ABS-CBN stars call for franchise renewal at Batasang Pambansa

The stars, including Piolo Pascual and Kathryn Bernardo, hold signs that say, 'Defend Press Freedom' and 'Stand with ABS-CBN workers'

7/10/2020 10:31:00 AM

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House committee rejects franchise for ABS-CBN

The Philippines' largest media network has 24 hours to appeal the decision of the House committee on legislative franchises

7/10/2020 10:21:00 AM

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