In 2006, the Supreme Court declares as null and void the government’s policy of “Calibrated Preemptive Response” in rallies and upholds the requirement of a permit to rally under the Public Assembly Act of 1985 (BP 880) in G.R. Nos. 169838, 169848, & 169881 (Bayan et al. v. Ermita)

April 25, 2006