Carpio won't turn down chance to lead judiciary

Posted at Jun 29 2012 02:36 PM | Updated as of Jun 29 2012 10:36 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio on Friday said he will not turn down an opportunity to lead the country's judiciary.

"I will not turn down any chance or opportunity to lead the Judiciary," he said.

Carpio said his formal reply to the JBC will be submitted on Monday, July 2, the deadline for filing and acceptance of nominees.

ANC, June 29, 2012