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A Slew of Libel Suits Posted by: October 27,3: Scared but furious Local journalists have thought as much. Inthen President Joseph Estrada filed a Pmillion libel suit against The Manila Times which eventually led to the closure of the daily.
Court of Appeals case. In that case, the Supreme Court ruled that even a private individual can assume the status of a public figure when he is involved in an undertaking infused with public interest.
Law professor Harry Roque Jr. With the barrage of libel suits, Arroyo may be abusing his right to sue and, in the process, violating press freedom, Roque added, during a recent meeting with the libel respondents.
Luis Teodoro, a veteran journalist and a journalism ethics professor, said in his Sept. Charged with Tulfo were two publishers and 13 editors of the Philippine Daily Inquirer and its sister publication Bandera. In his complaint filed on Sept. Vicky was said to be a mistress of Arroyo.
While including the Inquirer and Bandera editors in his suit against Tulfo, Arroyo spared their counterparts in other publications.
Banayo, who is now with Malaya and also serves as spokesman for opposition Sen. Two suits had been filed against Malaya by the First Gentleman. Tordesillas at that time was being treated for cancer.
The discussion, attended by media scholars and practitioners, came in the wake of a libel suit filed against Luis Beltran by then President Corazon Aquino. Beltran had written in his Philippine Star column that Aquino hid under her bed during the coup attempt.
At that time, then senator Francisco Tatad had also drafted a bill removing prison penalties in criminal libel cases.
In that discussion, the participants proposed the removal of libel from the Penal Code, thereby distinguishing it from ordinary crimes and felonies. This, however, would not remove liability for civil damages. Journalists themselves do not wish to see accountability removed from journalism.
But the chances of such a bill being passed by Congress are slim. The opinion piece likened the unnamed official to a vulture. Feeling alluded to by the article, then Secretary of the Interior Dean C.
Worcester filed a libel suit against the paper. The paper lost the case. It paid a fine of P60, an enormous amount at that time and, more tragically, was forced to close down.
These days, not many journalists remember that case anymore. But they may well have to—if they are to prevent its repeat in any shape, manner or form. Marites Vitug editor in chief 2. Glenda Gloria associate editor 3.
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