SC Justice Florenz Regalado dies at 87
MANILA, Philippines – Retired Supreme Court (SC) Justice Florenz Regalado has died, the SC Public Information Office (PIO) announced Friday evening, July 24.
Regalado was a justice of the 15-member High Court from 1988 to 1998, the 123rd of the SC justices.
He was part of the 1986 Constitutional Commission.
An expert on the matter, he has written extensively on remedial law.
According to the SC PIO, Regalado still has the highest bar exam grade at 96.7% to date.
(Editor's note: We previously stated in the headline that Regalado died at 78. He was in fact 87. We apologize for the error) – Rappler.com