Sep 16, 2020 @ 13:49
Just in: JBC shortlists 7 candidates for SC seat
The Judicial and Bar Council on Wednesday came up with a shortlist of seven candidates for the seat to be vacated by Supreme Court Associate Justice Jose C. Reyes Jr. who will compulsory retire on September 18.
The shortlist, which was signed by Chief Justice and JBC ex-officio chairperson Diosdado Peralta, was transmitted to Malacañang.
The JBC is constitutionally mandated to screen applicants for vacant posts in the judiciary and the Offices of the Ombudsman and Deputy Ombudsman
Those who made it in the shortlist were:
1. Cruz, Ramon
2. Dimaampao, Japar
3. Lopez, Jhosep
4. Marquez, Jose Midas
5. Peralta, Eduardo, Jr.
6. Rosario, Ricardo
7. Singh, Maria Filomena