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26 November 2007

Sun Star (Philippines), Column

We will approach the subject by examining important points of Republic Act 8294, particularly its Implementing Rules and Regulation. But for us to see the bigger picture, it is necessary that we not only discuss the present law but also the backdrop upon which the law was made. Our laws are peculiar from that of the United States, from whose Constitution we copied, rather heavily, provisions that would later become our Bill of Rights. In the United States, they... (

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