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about 2 weeks ago

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about 2 weeks ago

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about 1 month ago

Ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says her replacement should have the "ability to say 'no' to the President."

about 1 month ago

Members of the council that recommends appointees for court vacancies get down to work as they search for the replacement of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales who will retire next month. Today, nine candidates for the post faced the Judicial and Bar Council.

about 1 month ago

After the public interviews, the JBC will deliberate and come up with a shortlist by the end of the month.

about 2 months ago

President Rodrigo Duterte will choose his fifth appointee from the shortlist of the Judicial and Bar Council.

about 2 months ago

Solicitor General Jose Calida says the participation of six justices in the hearing on Maria Lourdes Sereno's ouster as chief justice did not violate her right to due process.

about 2 months ago

The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) will wait for the Supreme Court's final ruling on the ouster of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno before beginning the search for her replacement.

about 2 months ago

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