Today, cyberspace occurs lots of phenomenon where people are involved. Many of us knew or being informed about the Cyber Crime Law, officially recorded as Republic Act No. 10175 , based on my researched this is a law in the Philippines signed by President Benigno Aquino III on September 12, 2012 aims to fight online pornography, hacking, identify theft and spamming. The question is, do I know what is Cyber Crime Law is for? Am I Anti or Pro Cyber Crime Law? Many arguments about this issue, some are in favor because they believe that they don’t have the freedom of speech or expressing their feelings and also the most feared part of the Law is that we might get jailed for 12 years. But I, a young internet user is in favor of RA No. 10175 or Cyber Crime Law because this law is actually a protection on us as an individual. And I believe that it is for the betterment of the society. I still have other reasons why I am pro in this law. But what are those? I can give you 3: First, when someone gets bullied in the internet, there is no written law to stop cyber bully. But by this law this individual would be protected. Second, how do we stop Cyber Sex when there is no law to prevent it? Cyber Sex has been a rampant ever since the internet can be accessed everywhere. By this law it may help to lessen cyber sex victims’ even non victims. Lastly, with or without Republic Act No. 10175, this is definitely a crime. You don’t have the right to hack into anything. It’s like you’re going into a house in the middle of the night and trying not to wake up the dogs. Those are my 3 reasons why I am in favor in this law. Supposedly, I have 5 reasons, but some of them I cannot explain it clearly. Some people or internet users say that they hate the government because of this law but I think the government is just protecting us from Cyber Bullying and some other reasons. Honestly, at first I am against Cyber Crime but for a while I thought about this law is for the...
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