Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Sunday said he was not reassured by the implementors of the Anti-Terrorism Law that it would not be used to abuse human rights.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Monday said the conviction of Rappler CEO Maria Ressa and the news website’s former writer and researcher for cyber libel was another “devastating blow” to press freedom.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Sunday said he requested House Secretary General Jose Luis Montales for a certification on how the lawmakers voted on the controversial Anti-Terrorism Bill last June 3 “to ascertain the real score of the voting.”
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman formally asked Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano in a letter on Friday to “hold in abeyance” his signing of the enrolled bill on the proposed “Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020,” which the House passed on third reading last…
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman questioned the claim that President Rodrigo Duterte is “neutral” about the shutdown of ABS-CBN, noting his previous statements threatening to block the renewal of the network’s franchise.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Wednesday expressed his appreciation for the House leadership’s decision to begin formal deliberations on the franchise of ABS-CBN on March 10, instead of in May as it previously announced.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Thursday said Sen. Bong Go’s statement urging the House of Representatives to begin hearing the renewal of ABS-CBN’s franchise seems to have the blessing of President Rodrigo Duterte.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Monday said the petition for quo warranto filed by the Office of the Solicitor General against ABS-CBN is “unwarranted and misplaced.”
President Rodrigo Duterte’s imposition on Maynilad and Manila Water to accept government’s unilateral revision of their existing water concessions violates the constitutional guarantee on the freedom to contract, according to Albay Rep.…
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman filed on Monday House Resolution 639 “urging the House committee on legislative franchises to report out without further delay for plenary action” a consolidated version of the pending bills proposing the renewal of…