Philippines protest cyber crime law

Demonstrators claim the controversial law is a threat to free speech.

    The Philippines Supreme Court is due to hear a challenge in the coming hours against a controversial new cyber crime law.

    Protesters say its a threat to free speech - but the government maintains it is there to prevent child pornography and data theft.

    Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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