Dec 2, 2020 @ 9:05
CJ Diosdado Peralta announces early retirement
Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta announced early retirement. The abogado has written letters to his colleagues about his decision to do it earlier than the age 70.
BREAKING: Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta has sent letters to colleagues announcing early retirement effective March 27, 2021 during his 69th birthday, sources say. No reasons were cited. Mandatory retirement age for justices is 70.
— Mike Navallo (@mikenavallo) December 1, 2020
Peralta’s retirement will be effective on March 27, 2021. The abogado did not cite any reason for doing so and stated that he will make an formal announcement in due time.
Ooh, interesting move!