Justice Zalameda Addresses Crowd During First SC Flag Ceremony

August 13, 2019

SC Associate Justice Rodil V. Zalameda, the newest and most junior member of the Supreme Court, acknowledges the huge responsibility of being among the final arbiters of legal disputes. In his address shortly after his first flag ceremony at the Supreme Court (SC) on August 13, 2019 at the SC New Building courtyard along Padre Faura, Ermita, Manila, Justice Zalameda says: “It is a task that I am not unfamiliar with and it is a responsibility that I am eager to tackle as I begin my journey.” Prior to his appointment to the High Tribunal, Justice Zalameda was the Chairperson of the 17th Division of the Court of Appeals. He is set to retire on August 2, 2033. (Photo and caption courtesy of the SC Public Information Office)