Domestic Violence

SC warns abusive, drunkard, philandering husbands: 8 years imprisonment and fine

Published by rudy Date posted on October 11, 2021

by Rey Panaligan, Manila Bulletin, 11 Oct 2021 Supreme Court’s (SC) warning to abusive, drunkard and philandering husbands: You will be jailed for a maximum of eights years and be fined at least P100,000.

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Domestic violence

Published by rudy Date posted on August 6, 2021

by Jose C. Sison (The Philippine Star), 6 Aug 2021 This is the case of a lawyer Atty. Manuel Castro (Manny) and his wife Tina involving domestic violence that led to the filing of administrative complaint for disbarment and criminal case for violence against women against Manny. The main question that arises here is whether…

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Quezon City opens shelter for abuse survivors

Published by rudy Date posted on November 28, 2020

by Janvic Mateo (The Philippine Star ) – 28 Nov 2020 QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The Quezon City government yesterday opened a shelter for survivors of gender-based violence, particularly women, children and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

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The Covid-19 pandemic has escalated domestic violence worldwide

Published by rudy Date posted on July 22, 2020

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PNP: Domestic violence, OSEC complaints surge as lockdown eased

Published by rudy Date posted on June 22, 2020

by Neil Jayson Servallos (The Philippine Star), 22 Jun 2020 MANILA, Philippines — The more relaxed quarantine measures imposed at the beginning of the month also ushered in an increase in the reporting of domestic violence, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said.

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Tauhan ng MMDA na nag-viral sa panggugulpi sa mag-ina, sinibak

Published by rudy Date posted on April 29, 2020

by Henry Atuelan, ABS-CBN News, 29 Apr 2020 MAYNILA — Sinibak nitong Martes ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) sa trabaho ang isa nilang tauhan na nag-viral sa social media matapos masapul sa video ang kaniyang panggugulpi sa kaniyang asawa’t anak.

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Teacher slain by ‘live-in partner’ in Catanduanes

Published by rudy Date posted on May 24, 2019

by Ma. April Mier-Manjares, Philippine Daily Inquirer, May 24, 2019 LEGAZPI CITY —- A public school teacher was stabbed and killed by her live-in partner in Bato town in Catanduanes province on Thursday night.

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Door opens in Japan for foreign domestics including Pinoys

Published by rudy Date posted on February 4, 2017

Kyodo News, Feb 04 2017 YOKOHAMA – The door has opened for the first foreign housekeepers to be hired under a Japanese government policy aimed at helping professional women re-enter the workforce after having children. But as attention focuses on Kanagawa Prefecture and Osaka city, where domestic workers will begin training this month before being…

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When battered husbands speak out

Published by rudy Date posted on April 30, 2016

By Nneka McGuire, April 30, 2016 Because marriage should be a refuge, not a scene from Gladiator. Liam describes himself as a big bloke. In the same breath, the 45-year-old Irishman can recite the assaults he says he suffered at the hands of his soon-to-be ex-wife, from the sting of stab wounds to the crack…

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