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Muntinlupa City strikes down Ayala Alabang anti condom ordinance

The ordinance, “An Ordinance providing for the safety and protection of the unborn child within the Territorial jurisdiction of Barangay Ayala-Alabang; Fixing Penalties for its Violations, and for other purposes,” which made “Ayala Alabang” trend on Twitter was struck down by Muntinlupa City.

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Anti Condom Ordinance makes Ayala Alabang trend on Twitter (updated)

An affluent village in the Philippines got to trend on twitter today.  Most twitters were shocked to learn of a village ordinance entitled, “An Ordinance providing for the safety and protection of the unborn child within the Territorial jurisdiction of Barangay Ayala-Alabang; Fixing Penalties for its Violations, and for other purposes.”  The ordinance was passed on 3 January 2011.

According to Mulat Pinoy, a site dedicated to population and development,

“The ordinance seeks, among others, to penalize any natural or juridical person to advertise by billboards, brochures, leaflets, flyers or similar means or any manner of form, sell, offer for free or endorse, promote, prescribe or distribute abortifacients. Abortifacients as defined in the ordinance is any device, medicine, substance or practice which may damage, injure, interfere with the natural development, endanger or cause the expulsion or death of an unborn child. It includes intrauterine devices (IUDs) and hormonal contraceptives.”

Full text of the Ordinance was published by Alabang Bulletin.

What did twitters say about the ordinance when word came out about this Ayala Alabang ordinance?

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[blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/MsLeaSalonga/status/40680077523951616″]

[blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/janvynator/status/40702792272187392″]

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[blackbirdpie url=”http://twitter.com/Aliluscious/status/40702611984224256″]

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UPDATE: The ordinance was struck down by Muntinlupa City.

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