PNoy names 3 new CA justices

by Ina Reformina, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 20 2012 11:47 PM | Updated as of Sep 21 2012 07:47 AM

MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino has appointed 3 new justices of the Court of Appeals, one of whom is the judge hearing the tax evasion case of Mikey and Angela Arroyo.

Based on a one-page transmittal letter from the Office of the President, Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Judge Marie Christine Jacob was appointed to replace Justice Josefina Guevarra-Salonga.

The two other appointees are Iligan RTC Judge Oscar Badelles and QC RTC Judge Henry Jean Paul Inting.

They will replace retired justices Juan Enriquez and Antonio Villamor.