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Associate Justice Mariano H. De Joya


Tenure: June 06, 1945 - June 25, 1945
Appointed by: Osmea

Birthdate: September 08, 1887
Died: July 05, 1964

Place of Birth: Batangas, Batangas

Children: Petra, Mariano Jr., Alberto, Engracia, Sister Marie Theresa of Avila of the Good Shepherd Convent, Remedios, Antonio, Manuel, Nativida9, Federico, Lilia, and Salvador

Name of Spouse :
Mercedes Rosal

Name of Parents :
Gerardo de Joya and Toribia Honrado

Education:
  1. High School : National City High School, Sta. Barbara High School, Southern California
  2. Bachelor of Law, Inidiana University, 1906
  3. Masters of Laws, Yale, 1907
  4. 1st Placer in the Bar Exam (tied with J. Villareal), 1909


Professional Career:
  1. School Teacher, Taal-Lemery Intermediate School and Batangas High School
  2. Translator, Bureau of Justice, 1908
  3. Private Secretary to Atty. General Ignacio
  4. Law Clerk, Bureau of Justice, Provincial Fiscal of Misamis Oriental, Surigao and Agusan
  5. Assistant Fiscal, City of Manila
  6. Professor, Remedial Law, University of Philippines
  7. Judge, Court of 1st Instance in Manila, 1921 – 1923
  8. Private Practice, 1924
  9. Acting Associate Justice, Supreme Court, June 1945
  10. Resigned on June 25, 1946


Awards:
  1. The De Joyas were cited as the "Most Outstanding Family" by President Ramon Magsaysay in 1956.


Professional and Civil Organizations:
  1. Member, President Quirino’s Integrity Board


Books:
  1. Cases on Code Pleading. Manila: Oriental Comm. Co., 1923.
  2. The Code of Criminal Procedure of the Philippines, annotated and edited by M. H. De Joya. Manila: University Pub., 1946 180p.
  3. The Code of Criminal Procedure of the Philippines, annotated and edited by M. H. De Joya. Manila: University Pub., 1951 272p.
  4. The Revised Penal Code of the Philippine Islands, annotated and edited by M. H. De Joya. 2d ed. Manila: University Pub., 1946. 272p.


Periodicals:
  1. Endaya, Victoriano H. The Role of Batangas in the Field of Laws. 34 Lawyers J No. 3, 87 ( Mar. 31, 1969).
  2. Reversal of Old Precedent on Preliminary Investigation Sought. Lawyers J Supplement 1 ( Apr. 15, 1939).

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