MANILA (Updated) -- Ousted Chief Justice Renato Corona passed away early morning Friday, April 29, due to cardiac arrest. He was 67.
Corona, the country's 23rd Chief Justice, succumbed to cardiac arrest at 1:48 a.m., the Supreme Court's Public Information Office said.
UPDATED and CORRECTED Statement on the Passing of Former Chief Justice Renato C. Corona. pic.twitter.com/sumz8G1mtF— SC PIO (Official) (@SCPh_PIO) April 29, 2016