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News / national / Duterte appoints former Comelec Kho commissioner as new Supreme Court Associate Justice Duterte appoints former Comelec Kho commissioner as new Supreme Court Associate Justice New SC Associate Judge Antonio T. Kho Jr. President Duterte has appointed retired Commissioner of the Elections Commission (Comelec), Antonio T. Kho Jr., Associate Justice of the …

News / national / Palace congratulate new associate judge SC Kho Palace congratulate new associate judge SC Kho Malacañang on Wednesday, February 23 congratulated Attorney Antonio T. Kho Jr. on his appointment as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. Atti. Antonio T. Kho Jr. (Photo from Comelec website) “We wish Associate Justice Kho success in …

Judicial Council and Bar The Bench and Bar Council (JBC) is set to conduct public interviews from March 1 with 14 candidates for two vacancies of Associate Judge at the Court of Appeal (CA). On March 1, Judge Edilwasif T. Baddari of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Mandaluyong City, Judge Shaldilyn B. Bangsaja of …

President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Principal Deputy Executive Secretary Michael Pastores Ong as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeals. Associate Justice Samuel Gaerlan was promoted to Supreme Court Magistrate on January 8, 2020. Malacañang, through Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, sent the Ong nomination papers to Chief Justice Alexander Gesmundo on January 26. Ong served …

The Court of Appeals’ newest associate justice, Jennifer Joy Chua Ong, was sworn in before Chief Justice Alexander Gesmundo at the Supreme Court. CSIOP Photo MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte has named Jennifer Joy Chua Ong, an official in his office, as the new associate judge for the Court of Appeals, according to documents released …

President Donald Trump shakes hands with 10th United States Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch, his choice for Supreme Court justices in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, January 31 2017. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Of the six Republican activists posing as impartial guardians of the Constitution on the Supreme Court, …

Local Journalism Initiative/PG Citizen reporter Mark Nielsen – January 13, 2022 / 1:33 PM | History: 356947 Picture: Contributed Edward Owen Berry A former director of British Columbia’s Ministry of Children and Family Development convicted of possessing child pornography while living in Prince George is now charged in a lawsuit brought by a former employee …

CINCINNATI – Just hours after announcing the resignation of the current city manager of Cincinnati, mayor-elect Aftab Pureval appointed her (at least) as a temporary replacement. What would you like to know Paula Boggs Muething is set to step down as Cincinnati general manager on January 19 Former city lawyer John Curp to replace Boggs …

Judge Cecilia Muñoz-Palma was born on November 22, 1913 in Bauan, Batangas. His father was a former Congressman from Batangas. She was intellectually gifted and dominated all of her classes at all levels. She was promoted to the high school class of the Collège Sainte-Scholastique in 1931. She was the first woman to be elected …

Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) on Tuesday (November 16th) welcomed the appointment of judicial administrator Jose Midas P. Marquez as associate judge of the Supreme Court (SC). In a statement, IBP President Burt M. Estrada said Marquez’s appointment “is recognition of his long-standing service on the Supreme …

BEAUFORT – North Carolina Chief Justice Paul Newby spent Friday morning thanking those who worked during the coronavirus pandemic to keep the doors open as much as possible at the Carteret County Courthouse in Beaufort. Chief Justice Newby issued an order on Jan. 14 allowing local courthouse officials to decide when to reopen coronavirus-related closures …

New / national / SC mourns the death of retired Associate Judge Ruben T. Reyes SC mourns the death of retired Associate Judge Ruben T. Reyes Retired SC Assistant Judge Ruben T. Reyes The Supreme Court (SC) mourns the death, Monday, September 13, of retired associate judge Ruben T. Reyes, also former president of the …

Associate Supreme Court Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr. has selected Shelby Baird JD / MA ’18 as clerk for the Court’s next term. Baird will begin his internship this summer. “I am truly honored to have the opportunity to serve as clerk for Judge Alito,” said Baird. “I have always been interested in the Supreme …

Deputy Supreme Court Judge Mario Lopez said his Supreme Court appointment was the “latest” and “most difficult” of his judicial career Deputy Supreme Court Judge Mario Villamor Lopez took center stage on Tuesday, March 2, as he roasted petitioners during the 4th day of oral arguments on the anti-terrorism law. The longtime member of the …

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, January 26) – President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Jhosep Lopez associate judge of the Supreme Court, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea confirmed on Tuesday. Duterte on Monday appointed Lopez as a deputy judge at the Court of Appeals, Medialdea said in a media message. He is the 12th appointed by the president …

Governor Charlie Baker on Wednesday announced the appointment of Associate Justice Kimberly Budd as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Justice. If confirmed, she will become the first black female chief justice in the history of the state’s highest court. Budd says the idea that she could be the first black woman to lead …

Associate Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on September 18, 2020 from metastatic pancreatic cancer. (Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States) Who was Justice Ginsburg and what were her significant contributions that helped create the United States as it is today?To be honest, I didn’t know much about Judge Ginsburg until recently. I …

Newswise – New law students at the University of Utah’s SJ Quinney College of Law received an unexpected and exciting surprise to wrap up their first official week of law school: Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court- United, Neil M. Gorsuch, came on the final day of orientation via Zoom to personally welcome …

New Supreme Court Associate Justice Rodil Zalameda Graduates from Ateneo Law School MANILA, Philippines – Court of Appeal (CA) Judge Rodil Zalameda is the new Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (SC). He will replace newly retired judge Mariano del Castillo. Zalameda was chosen by President Rodrigo Duterte over 5 other nominees who have been …

Western New Mexico University will obtain 315 of its students this spring. Of these, 236 graduates will cross the stage at Old James Stadium during the Spring Opening Ceremony on Friday, May 10 at 2 p.m. ET. They will graduate and then shake hands with WNMU President Dr. Joseph Shepard and New Mexico Supreme Court …

SACRAMENTO – Governor Jerry Brown announced on October 26 the appointment of Carin T. Fujisaki, 59, of Walnut Creek as Associate Judge, Division 3 of the 1st District Court of Appeal. Carin Fujisaki Fujisaki has been Senior Counsel to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California since 2015, where she served as Judicial …

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr. shared stories from his early career, insight into lesser-known High Court traditions – yes, justices sing Happy Birthday to each other – and his thoughts on the future of law during a February visit to Dale E. Fowler Law School at Chapman University. Alito was the …