With the apparent implementation of RA10175 or the Anti Cyber Crime Law tomorrow October 3, 2012, Filipino netizens took Twitter and Facebook to voice out their protest against the implementation of the law.
Bloggers, celebrities, present and past government officials, journalists and media practitioners and ordinary people vent on twitter to join the call for the revision of the Anti Cybercrime Law. The hastag
#NoToCyberCrimeLaw even made to number 2 spot in Twitter Philippines’ trending topics. The hashtag was used by people in twitterverse to share their opinions and opposition against the said law.
Facebook was also used by Pinoys to show their opposition against the law as many have changed their profile pictures into plain black square.
Below are some of what netizens have to say about Anti Cybercrime Law.
@GoYoLarrazabal: the cybercrime law is a BAD, BAD law. Whatever happened to “Complete Staff Work”???
We will not be SILENCED. Never again.
No TRO from SC
Meanwhile, the Supreme Court failed to vote today for the issuance of TRO as petitioned by different groups against this new law. That means implementation of RA10175 or the Anti Cybercrime Law will push through as scheduled tomorrow.