11 months No TRO on Rappler’s petition challenging news coverage ban MB
By Rey Panaligan The Supreme Court (SC) did not issue a restraining order that would lift, in the meantime, the 2018 ban that barred the reporters of news outfit Rappler, Inc. from covering President Duterte’s official activities Supreme Court (SC) (MANILA BULLETIN) Instead, the SC – in a resolution issued last July 30 but released only on Wednesday (August 14) – required the Office of the President, including three agencies attached to it, and the Presidential Security Group (PSG) to comment on Rappler’s petition filed last April. Aside from OP and the PSG, also required to file their comments in ... more