Lawyers, justice advocates share sentiments of Miriam  

Hope JBC won’t be reduced into a secretive screening body  

 

[Not that I was rooting for the Senator but the screening would have been more credible if the process were more transparent.  Thus is lieu of my thoughts on the matter this week we are making room for the official statement of the Supreme Court Appointments Watch (SCAW)]

LAWYERS AND JUSTICE advocates yesterday expressed their sympathy to Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago who was recently taken off by the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) from the list of the candidates for the Supreme Court chief justice post