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JBC: INTERVIEW OF CHIEF JUSTICE CANDIDATES SET ON AUGUST 16



The interview of five candidates for the position of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court (SC) has been set on August 16, Thursday.

The SC announced the said interview will start around 9 in the morning, and will be held at the High Court's new building hearing room.

The interviewees include SC Associate Justices Teresita Leonardo-de Castro, Diosdado Peralta, Lucas Bersamin and Andres Reyes Jr. as well as Davao Regional Trial Court Judge Virginia Tejano-Ang.

The public interview can be watched through the live-stream of the SC's Public Information Office.