#TaalEruprion: CJ authorizes executive judges to suspend work if necessary

Chief Justice Diosdado M. Peralta on Sunday authorized executive judges of lower courts affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano to exercise discretion in suspending work in their areas.

This was to give court personnel and litigants ample time to take necessaey precautions.

Should the executive judges suspend work, they were advised to secure the halls of justice, court facilities and equipment, including court records.

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