The High Court’s first division is nowcomposed of Peralta as chairperson, Associate Justice Alfredo Benjamin Caguioaas working chairperson, and Associate Justices Jose Reyes Jr. and Amy LazaroJavier as members. Associate Justice Henri Jean Paul Inting was named temporarymember. The temporary members in each of theSC’s three divisions were named since there are presently three vacancies inthe tribunal following the promotion of Peralta as Chief Justice, and theretirement of Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza on Sept. 26. The en banc or full-court rafflecommittee is now headed by Bernabe with Caguioa and Gesmundo as members and thedivision raffle committee is headed by Leonen with Andres Reyes Jr. and JoseReyes Jr. as members. (With a report fromPNA/PN) The SC is now on its recess and willresume sessions on Nov. 4. Supreme Court Associate Justice Diosdado Peralta as the new Chief Justice. SC PIO The second division is headed byAssociate Justice Estela Perlas Bernabe as chairperson with Associate JusticesAndres Reyes Jr., Ramon Paul Hernando, and Inting as members. Associate JusticeRodil Zalameda acts as a temporary member. Associate Justice Marvic Mario Victor Leonenis chairman of the third division with Associate Justices Alexander Gesmundo,Rosmari Carandang, and Zalameda as members. Javier is the temporary member. Meanwhile, Senior Associate JusticeAntonio Carpio retired from the service on Friday. MANILA – The Supreme Court (SC) has reorganized the membership in itsthree divisions following the assumption of Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta asthe 26th head of the Judiciary.
Batesville, In. — The 45th Annual Batesville Music and Arts Festival runs from June 20 through 22 and the public is invited.The Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra will play in Liberty Park at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Thursday features Miss Shannon’s Studio and Friday is WRBI Night featuring the Nashville-based Americana-string band “The Howlin’ Brothers” with very special guest Decatur County native, Nashville singer-songwriter Dustin Huff- brought to you by Jim True Ford.Food and beverages, including adult beverages will be offered by the Sherman, Snickers and Peanuts, B&G Dairy Bar and Kona Ice.