President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro and the   Supreme Court Justices following the Chief Justice's oath-taking ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ACE   MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro and the Supreme Court Justices following the Chief Justice’s oath-taking ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro,   Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, Solicitor General Jose Calida, Senator Richard Gordon, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea,   Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, and members of the Judicial and Bar Council following the Chief Justice's oath-taking   ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, Solicitor General Jose Calida, Senator Richard Gordon, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, and members of the Judicial and Bar Council following the Chief Justice’s oath-taking ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro and her   family following the Chief Justice's oath-taking ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ROLANDO   MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro and her family following the Chief Justice’s oath-taking ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during   a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during   a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte congratulates newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro following the   latter's oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte congratulates newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro following the latter’s oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets Senator Richard Gordon prior to the oath-taking ceremony of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief   Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. Also in the photo are Executive Secretary Salvador   Medialdea and Solicitor General Jose Calida. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets Senator Richard Gordon prior to the oath-taking ceremony of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. Also in the photo are Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Solicitor General Jose Calida. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President and Executive Secretary   Salvador Medialdea on the sidelines of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro's oath-taking   ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President and Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on the sidelines of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro’s oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President takes a selfie with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and   Senator Richard Gordon while President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice   Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL   PHOTO
Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President takes a selfie with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Senator Richard Gordon while President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during   a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of newly-appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro during a ceremony held at the Malacañan Palace on August 31, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO