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Carpio on not being chief justice: ‘PH sovereignty is more important than any position’

Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio is not at all bothered of losing his chance to become permanent Supreme Court (SC) chief justice because of his advocacy of defending the country in its territorial dispute with China. Carpio is the most senior associate justice of the SC and is set to retire on October 2019 making him the strongest candidate to replace ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. By tradition, the most senior justices of the High Court vie for the top magistrate s post. Ho

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