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× Poe: Law shouldn’t be used to curtail freedoms

MANILA, Philippines --- A law should not be used to weaken the mechanisms of democracy.


This was what Senator Grace Poe said Tuesday amid a proposal to put back a law criminalizing subversion.


"Ang alam ko, hindi ito kinatigan ng korte, kaya nga hindi natuloy," Poe told reporters at the Senate when asked about her comment on the proposition to revive the Anti-Subversion Act of 1957…