Monthly Archives: August 2013

On the RH Law oral arguments

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Highlights of interview: Sen. Pia S. Cayetano
Conclusion of the RH Law Oral Arguments
Supreme Court
27 August 2013

Question: About conscientious objection, pwede po ba talagang tumanggi ang doktor sa ilalim ng RH Law?

Sen. Pia S. Cayetano: Napaka-...

Highlights: RH Oral Arguments

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Note: To give the public an idea of what transpires at the RH Law oral arguments in the Supreme Court (since live feeds and media coverage are not allowed from the session hall), we are posting excerpts from Tuesday’s proceedings (August 13, 2013) where Sen. Pia Cayetano responds to questions from Associate Justic...

RH Law to save lives, give the poor a choice

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Speech of Senator Pia S. Cayetano (as delivered)
Intervenor, Principal Sponsor of Republic Act 10354
At the Oral Arguments on the Reproductive Health (RH) Law
Supreme Court of the Philippines, Manila
August 13, 2013


Only 15 mothers die.


Give our athletes a fighting chance

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On the 27th SEA Games

Speech of Senator Pia S. Cayetano

August 12, 2013


Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, I rise today on a matter of personal and collective privilege.

While we are all still celebrating the recent victory of the Smart Gilas Tea...

RH a necessity for poor women

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Senator Pia Cayetano stresses necessity of reproductive health to poor women
By Jamie Marie Elona
Reposted from
August 6, 2013

MANILA, Philippines—Senator Pia Cayetano reiterated Tuesday that the main objective of the stalled Reproductive Health law is to make quality health services neces...