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× ABS-CBN to SC: Gag order to deprive public of ‘vital source of information’

MANILA, Philippines - The public will be deprived of a "vital source of information" if a gag order will be issued against ABS-CBN, in violation of the constitutional provision on press freedom, the network told the Supreme Court Monday.

"Indeed, the constitutional right to information on matters of public concern would be meaningless unless the people are given access to information that is comprehensible…

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