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Rappler’s Maria Ressa pleads not guilty to tax evasion charges

Posted on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 03:54 PM | No Comments
REUTERS – Rappler CEO Maria Ressa pleaded not guilty on Wednesday (April 3) to tax evasion charges. Ressa maintained that the tax dodging case, as well as the other cases...

Rappler CEO Ressa posts bail for anti-Dummy Law charges

Posted on Friday, 29 March 2019 08:10 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Rappler news site Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maria Ressa has been released after posting a P90,000 bail before the Pasig Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 265 on...

Rappler CEO Maria Ressa arrested at NAIA

Posted on Friday, 29 March 2019 11:09 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Authorities served the warrant of arrest to Rappler CEO Maria Ressa shorty after she arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on Friday (March 29). The...

Manila Court resets Rappler CEO Ressa’s arraignment on cyberlibel rap

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 02:26 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 46 on Friday deferred the arraignment of news site Rappler’s Chief Executive Officer, Maria Ressa, on her cyberlibel case until a...

Robredo, Aquino, Ressa allege human rights violation reincarnation under Duterte administration

Posted on Wednesday, 27 February 2019 05:57 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo expressed disappointment over what she claimed as the mounting culture of impunity under the Duterte Administration. This, after the Vice President learned that...

Malacañang insists Maria Ressa is the one abusing her power as journalist

Posted on Friday, 15 February 2019 06:04 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — It its about abusing one’s power, Malacañang insists that it is Rappler’s CEO Maria Ressa who is abusing her power as a journalist. “Now you say there...

Int’l journalists hit Duterte admin for Maria Ressa’s arrest

Posted on Thursday, 14 February 2019 04:42 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Duterte administration is hit by international journalists and personalities for the recent arrest of online news website Rappler’s CEO, Maria Ressa due to cyber libel. Several...

Ressa’s cyber libel case ‘unrelated’ to freedom of expression — Malacañang

Posted on Thursday, 14 February 2019 10:42 AM | No Comments
Malacañang clarified that freedom of speech does not end with the arrest of Maria Ressa, CEO and executive editor of Rappler, an online news network critical of the Duterte government....

Time ‘Person of Year’ goes to journalists, including imprisoned Reuters pair

Posted on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 11:02 AM | No Comments
Time magazine on Tuesday (December 11) named a group of journalists, including a slain Saudi Arabian writer and a pair of Reuters journalists imprisoned by Myanmar’s government, as its “Person...

Court orders arrest of Rappler’s Maria Ressa

Posted on Monday, 3 December 2018 01:15 PM | No Comments
  PASIG CITY, Philippines – The Pasig City Regional Trial Court Branch 265 released on Monday (December 3) the order of arrest against Rappler’s chief executive officer (CEO) and executive...