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Chief Justice Manuel V. Moran


Tenure: July 09, 1945 - March 20, 1951
Appointed by: Manuel L. Quezon

Birthdate: October 27, 1893
Died: August 23, 1961

Place of Birth: Binalonan, Pangasinan

Children:

Education:
  1. Bachelor of Arts, Liceo de Manila, 1909
  2. Bachelor of Laws, Escuela de Manila, 1913
  3. Admitted to the Bar in 1913


Professional Career:
  1. Auxiliary Judge, Iloilo and Pampanga
  2. Judge, CFI of : Cavite, Palawan, Tarlac, and Manila
  3. Associate Justice, Court of Appeals
  4. Chief Justice, Supreme Court, July 9. 1945
  5. Retired in 1951

Highlights:
Manuel V. Moran was the first chief justice appointed under the Republic of the Philippines and the first Philippine ambassador to Spain and the Vatican.

Awards:


Professional and Civil Organizations:


Books:
  1. Comments on the Rules of Court. Manila: Benipayo Press, 1940.
  2. Comments on the Rules of Court. 2nd ed. Manila: Modern Book Co, 1947. 3vols..
  3. Comments on the Rules of Court. 3rd ed. Manila: Modern Book Co., 1950. 3vols.
  4. Comments on the Rules of Court. Manila: NGM Pub., 1952. 3vols
  5. Comments on the Rules of Court. Manila: Modern Book Co, 1957. 3vols.
  6. Comments on the Rules of Court. Manila: NGM Pub., 1963. 6vols.
  7. Comments on the Rules of Court, revised and enlarged by Francis Moran. Manila: Pasicolan Book Service, 1970. 6vols.
  8. Comments on the Rules of Court, updated and enlarged by Julio Villamor. Manila: NGM Pub., 1979-80. 6vols.
  9. Comments on the Rules of Court. 1995 ed. Manila: Rex Book Store, 1995. 6 vols..
  10. Comments on the Rules of Court. 1996 ed. Manila: Rex Book Store, 1996. v.
  11. Comments on the Rules of Court. 1997 ed. Manila: Rex Book Store, 1997. v.
  12. Derecho de pruebas en las Islas Filipinas. Manila: General Printing Press, 1931.
  13. Law of Evidence in the Philippine Islands. Manila: Philaw Book Supply, 1931. 632 p.
  14. Law of evidence in the Philippines. Manila: Modern Book Co., 1951. 706 p.


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