Monday, 13 August 2012
Sec. De Lima, 'disqualified' on CJ post
Confirmed by a member of the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) not to include the name of Justice Sec. Leila de Lima on isusumiteng "shortlist" of nominees for the vacant chief justice post.Ayon Atty. Jose Mejia, allegedly disqualified to be appointed secretary to the left position as to impeach, former Chief Justice Renato Corona.Una here, saying you need the unanimous vote of the members of the JBC to discard the pending "priveleged motion" that kumikuwestyon the integrity of some of the nominees in the vacant position of chief justice.Inihayag member of JBC-Rep. Niel Tupas a council colleagues they filed a "killer move" against Justice Sec. Leila de Lima, Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza and Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Teresita Herbosa.Ang mentioned officers have pending criminal and administrative cases.Si De Lima is facing disbarment case to the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) associated with alleged infraction its temporary restraining order before the Supreme Court in the case of former President Gloria Arroyo.Base the existing JBC Rule 4, Section 5, any pending criminal or regular with administrative cases, with pending criminal cases in foreign courts, which convicted in any criminal case or administrative case with fine P10, 000 onwards disqualifed the appointment of any judicial post.Maalala one as secretary to the witnesses of the House prosecution panel in the impeachment case of Corona.