Jose Melo

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Jose Melo
128th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines
In office
August 10, 1992 – May 30, 2002
Appointed byFidel Ramos
Preceded byAmeurfina Melencio-Herrera
Succeeded byConchita Carpio-Morales
Chairman of the Commission on Elections
In office
March 25, 2008 – January 16, 2011
Appointed byGloria Macapagal-Arroyo
Preceded byRomeo A. Brawner
Succeeded bySixto Brillantes
Personal details
Born(1932-05-30)May 30, 1932
Manila, Philippine Islands
DiedOctober 18, 2020(2020-10-18) (aged 88)
Manila, the Philippines
NationalityFilipino
Spouse(s)Norma Cruz Melo

Jose Armando R. Melo (May 30, 1932 – October 18, 2020) was a Filipino lawyer and jurist. He was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 1992 to 2002. He is a former Chairman of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC).[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Arroyo names Jose Melo as new chief of Comelec". GMA News.TV. January 26, 2008. Retrieved February 12, 2008.
  2. "Melo is Comelec chairman". Philippine Daily Inquirer. March 25, 2008. Archived from the original on April 13, 2008. Retrieved March 25, 2008.