Controversy over proposed bill to lower the age of criminal responsibility in the Philippines | Video

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Controversy over proposed bill to lower the age of criminal responsibility in the Philippines | Video

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Despite strong opposition from rights groups, a Philippine Senate committee has recommended lowering the age of criminal responsibility from 15 to 12. On Jan 28, the lower chamber - the House of Representatives - approved the proposed bill. Buena Bernal reports on the controversy over the proposal.

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