Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Reynaldo Cruz died on Friday after losing a bout with pneumonia. He was 64.
Cruz was one of the last appointees of former President Benigno Aquino III.
He was a senior member of the Fourth Division of the anti-graft court at the time of his death.
Born on July 8, 1955, Cruz was supposed to serve in the judiciary until he retires on July 8, 2025.
Cruz was an undersecretary at the Office of the Executive Secretary in Malacañang before his appointment to the anti-graft court on Jan. 20, 2016.
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