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Congress Urged to Pass Law Banning Kids from Smoking

June 9, 2000 · 

Published in “The Philippine Daily Inquirer” (June 09, 2000) ROXAS CITY-The Capiz – provincial board passed a resolution urging the House of Representatives to enact measures that would prohibit cigarette use among children as well as regulate the sale and promotion of tobacco products in the country. “Statistics showed that 40 percent of Filipino boys […]

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Children may be at Risk from Mobile Phone Waves

May 27, 2000 · 

Published in TODAY (May 27, 2000) LONDON – Children should be discouraged from regular use of mobilephones, afar-reaching study commissioned by the British government said this week, while stressing that damage to health had not been proved. Young people already account for around a quarter of the more than 27 million mobile phone users in […]

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US Lawmakers Vote in Crackdown on International Sex Traff'icking

May 24, 2000 · 

  Published in The Foreign Post (May 18 – 24, 2000) WASHINGTON DC – Sordid tales of women and children tricked or forced into sexual slavery echoed in the United States House chamber last week as lawmakers approved a bill aimed at cracking down on global sex trafficking. By voice vote, the US House of […]

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China Wakes to Horror of Human Trafficking

May 3, 2000 · 

Published in The Foreign Post (April 27 – May 03, 2000) BEIJING -China has launched a massive police operation against trafficking in women and children, pulling back the curtain on a problem it once told its people and the world it had eradicated on the 1950s. The extent of the crisis, revealed in figures little […]

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Prosecutor’s Resolution

April 25, 2000 · 

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This is a complaint for Libel filed by Davao City Mayor Benjamin C. de Guzman against Father Shay Cullen, an Irish Catholic Missionary and the President and Executive Director of People’s Recovery, Empowerment and Development Assistance (PREDA) Foundation Inc., based in Olongapo City.

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BI Deports Convicted Swiss Pedophile

April 20, 2000 · 

Published in The Manila Times (April 20, 2000) THE Bureau of Immigration (BI) the other day deported a Swiss national wanted in his country for being convicted as a pedophile. Immigration Commissioner Rufus Rodriguez said Roland Suphaphon alias Roland Willi, was deported to Switzerland Tuesday following his arrest last week inside a Quezon City restaurant […]

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Mayor in trouble for Saying Kids Enjoy

April 17, 2000 · 

DUMAGUETE CITY-He probably just wanted to earn “pogi points” before media, but Mayor Edsel Enardecido of Ayungon town in Negros Oriental Saturday found out too late that he had instead put his foot in his mouth.

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US senators want curbs on 'sex slave' traffic

April 13, 2000 · 

WASHINGTON-Two senators want to see life sentences imposed on people who bring young children into the country to work as ‘sex slaves’. Democratic senators Paul Wellstone of Minnesota and Sam Brownback of Kansas plan separate bills aimed at cracking down on an illegal industry the CIA said brings 50,000 women and girls into this country […]

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Anti-pedophile video aired

April 12, 2000 · 

GENEVA – Swissair will show an anti-child-sex video on certain routes, the company announced last week.

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Vatican Calls For Action Against Prostitution

April 12, 2000 · 

VATICAN CITY, APR 12 (ZENIT.org).- The Vatican called on the international community to intervene against prostitution and other exploitation of women, children, and illegal finmigrants.

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