Going by the names of the various nominees for the top post in the judiciary that are being reported, one wonders whether Filipinos are so short of candidates who are more distinguished and fit for the post of the Chief Justice of the Philippines.
Leila de Lima, current Justice chief whose name has been bandied about by Noynoy and his aides as fit to become the chief justice, is a candidate for disbarment, aside from the fact that she was one of the attack dogs of Noynoy in demonizing the impeached Chief Justice Renato Corona.
How on earth can one, who has a case of disbarment against her, as well as one who has attacked not only Corona but the Supreme Court itself even be considered for the post?.... MORE
Source: The Daily Tribune