LIVE: JBC interviews candidates for Supreme Court associate justice, 4 July 2017

MANILA, Philippines – The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) is set to interview candidates vying for the Supreme Court (SC) slot to be vacated by Associate Justice Jose Mendoza, who will retire on August 13.

The JBC will interview on Tuesday, July 4, only 3 out of the 13 applicants, because the rest had already been previously interviewed.

The 3 are Court of Appeals Associate Justice Samuel Gaerlan, Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Alexander Gesmundo, and Deputy Ombudsman for Luzon Gerard Mosquera.

Watch the interviews live on Rappler. – Rappler.com