The JBC, then-headed by Associate Justice
Diosdado Peralta, signed the shortlist of five candidates for chief justice in 2012.
He said Court of Appeals (CA) Associate Justice
Remedios Salazar-Fernando and Sandiganbayan Justice Geraldine Faith Econg are also expected to testify.
Kasich announced that his office will accept applications through December 29th from attorneys who would like to be considered for appointment to the Supreme Court of Ohio to replace Associate Justice
William ONeill, who announced that he will resign on Jan.
Courtney Hudson Goodson, Position 3
A Supreme Judicial Court associate justice
has turned down a petition for a disbarred lawyer to work as a paralegal.
had hoped to have replaced O'Connor as an Associate Justice
on the Supreme Court, after his nomination by President Bush in July.
But Associate Justice
John Paul Stevens, writing for the majority, ruled that a city may seize property from one owner and hand it to someone else because "promoting economic development is a traditional and long accepted function of government.
John Giles, president of the Christian Coalition of Alabama, went so far as to accuse Associate Justice
Houston of engineering a "coup" and charged that Moore had been locked out of his office and his staff threatened with termination.
Ware Travelstead, said that in his dissent at that time, then Associate Justice
Not only was there no applause from most of SC associate justices
present in the event, but Associate Justice
Teresita de Castro also chided Sereno, telling the audience that she should not have used the event to discuss her impeachment case.
Alfred Benjamin Caguioa, however, did not sign the statement as he is currently on leave while Sereno inhibited.