[A.M. No. P-01-1491. June
Quoted hereunder, for your
information, is a resolution of this Court dated JUN 25 2003.
A.M. No. P-01-1491(Judge Eleanor Teodora Marbas-Vizcara vs.
On March 28, 2003,
we found Princesito Soriano, process server, Municipal Trial Court, Nueva Ecija
guilty of gross discourtesy and suspended him for six (6) months without pay.
In a letter to the Office of the Chief Justice dated April
9, 2003, Soriano seeks reinstatement to his present position for
humanitarian reason considering that he has been under suspension for nineteen
(19) months already. He also asks the Court that the meted penalty be charged
from his preventive suspension which started on September
In Re: Initial Reports on
the Grenade Incident that occurred at about 6:40 a.m. on December 6, 1999
Submitted by DCAs Zenaida Elepaņo and Reynaldo Suarez,* we allowed the reinstatement of Atty.
Marina Ching who was meted a one (1) year suspension for disgraceful conduct
and immorality to be reinstated to her position as Attorney VI after she was
indefinitely suspended for a period of more than one year.
Therefore, Soriano, who had been under preventive suspension for
nineteen (19) months, which is beyond the six months' suspension without pay
imposed on him, may now be reinstated.
IN VIEW OF THE FOREGOING,
Princesito Soriano is considered to have fully served his suspension and is ordered
REINSTATED to his position as process server of Municipal Trial Court, Nueva
Ecija. This Resolution shall be immediately executory upon service of a copy to
Very truly yours,
(Sgd.)VIRGINIA ANCHETA SORIANO
Clerk of Court