WATCH: JBC interviews of Supreme Court chief justice applicants

MANILA, Philippines – The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) will hold public interviews on Tuesday, October 2, for the 4 chief justice aspirants.

Associate Justice Diosdado Peralta, the most senior applicant, and Associate Justice Jose Reyes Jr, the most junior applicant, go first beginning 9 am.

Diosdado Peralta

Jose Reyes Jr.

Associate Justices Estela Perlas-Bernabe and Andres Reyes Jr are scheduled for the afternoon session which will start at 2 pm.

Peralta and Bernabe were automatically nominated as senior justices. The Reyeses applied.

Read Rappler's review of their votes in key decisions of the Supreme Court. 

Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin will retire on October 18. –

Watch the morning session: