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Katarungang Pambarangay (KP)
The establishment and operation of the Barangay Justice System is mandated by RA No. 7160 or the Local Government Code of 1991.
- To promote the speedy administration of justice.
- To minimize the indiscriminate filing of cases in courts.
- To minimize the congestion of court dockets and thereby enhance the quality of justice dispensed by the courts.
- To perpetuate and recognize the time-honoured tradition of amicably settling disputes at the community level.