Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel “Mike” Arroyo has sought permission from the Sandiganbayan seventh Division to let him journey to Europe.
Arroyo knowledgeable the anti-graft court docket in his movement to journey he plans to journey to United Kingdom, Portugal and Ireland from July 11 to August 1.
During his trip, Arroyo mentioned he additionally intends to take a pilgrimage in Fatima, Portugal.
“This Honorable Court as well as other courts have graciously permitted him to travel before, and he has always returned here as it is here where his family and business interests are, hence, he has no reason not to return,” he reminded.
Arroyo is dealing with earlier than the court docket a graft case involving the alleged anomalous procurement of overpriced second-hand helicopters which had been offered as model new to the Philippine National Police (PNP) in 2009 for P34.6 million.