Statement on claims that RA 10175 is indispensable to fighting child porn and online prostitution

Sobriety and reason. This is what we need at a time when public opinion is being railroaded to favor the constitutionality of Republic Act No. 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act.

The government has not been subtle in its approach. Senior Supt. Gilbert Sosa, director of the PNP Anti-Transnational and Cyber Crime Division of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group and recently drafted as the principal scaremonger, has declared that the Philippines is now among the top purveyors of child pornography and online prostitution in the world. Sosa claims that without RA 10175, we are powerless in facing … Continue reading ยป