Bersamin wants to be remembered as ‘healing chief justice’
Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin may have officially retired from office, but he knows how exactly he wants to be remembered.
Bersamin reached the mandatory retirement age of 70 on October 18.
Supreme Court officials and employees offered a thanksgiving Mass for the chief justice, who said that being the “Healing Chief Justice” would be his legacy.
SC officials and employees join CJ Lucas P. Bersamin in a thanksgiving mass offered for him at the SC Training Center. The country’s 25th Chief Justice, who wishes to be remembered as the “Healing Chief Justice,” will reach the mandatory retirement age of 70 on October 18, 2019. pic.twitter.com/t27ovVfOM2
— Supreme Court Public Information Office (PIO) (@SCPh_PIO) October 17, 2019
TODAY, October 18, 2019 is Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin’s 70th birthday. He retires from the Court today. Happy Birthday, Chief! pic.twitter.com/qL6kZTJqx0
— Supreme Court Public Information Office (PIO) (@SCPh_PIO) October 18, 2019
Another era has ended for the High Court!