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QC gov’t junks jail time for ordinance violators

To ease overcrowding in the detention cells of its police stations, the Quezon City government has come up with a new way of dealing with all ordinance violators instead of jailing them outright. Under Ordinance No. SP-2752 signed by Mayor Herbert Bautista on Oct. 4, those who break any local regulation would now be issued ordinance violation receipts --- similar to those issued to erring motorists --- indicating their offenses and the corresponding fines. To avoid criminal prosecution, they may choose no

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