CA Decision Upholding Filing of Libel Against 16 Year Old Blogger For Calling Classmate a Bitch

Here is the Court of Appeals (CA) decision upholding filing of criminal libel charges against a 16 Year Old Blogger For calling a classmate a bitch.

In an 11-page decision dated Dec. 28, 2012, “CA Special Ninth Division dismissed the petition of the girl, a minor identified only as JRV CICL-IS-NO. 08-1614, for a review of the RTC branch 192 ruling early last year.” The petitioner said the judge committed “grave abuse of discretion.”

Below is the CA decision:

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