Gloria Arroyo allowed to undergo medical tests

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division on Thursday granted the motion of former President and incumbent Pampanga Second District Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to undergo medical tests at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Quezon City on Oct. 21 to 22. The anti-graft court...

Gloria Arroyo seeks 2-day furlough for medical checkup

MANILA, Oct 8 (Mabuhay) – Former President and incumbent Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Thursday asked the Sandiganbayan to allow her to leave her detention for two days to undergo various medical checkups for suspected complications from previous operations in her...

Arroyo allowed to visit cancer-stricken brother

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division has allowed former President and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to visit her ailing half-brother. The anti-graft court allowed Arroyo to visit cancer-stricken Arturo dela Rosa Macapagal at the Makati Medical...

Aquino starts final SONA by enumerating alleged scams under Gloria Arroyo

MANILA, July 27 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday started his sixth and final State of the Nation Address (SONA) by enumerating alleged scams under President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. “Noong mga panahong iyon, miski bata, natutunan na ang salitang scam,” Aquino...

Prosecution to Gloria Arroyo: Stop abusing the court’s compassion

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Government prosecutors have once again expressed their “vehement opposition” to the motion of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to be placed under house arrest, saying the incumbent Pampanga lawmaker should stop using her health condition ...

Prosecution blocks Gloria Arroyo house arrest bid

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Prosecutors on Wednesday formally opposed the house arrest being requested by former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who is facing plunder charges and is currently on hospital arrest. “To be detained in one’s home is a...

House warned resolution on Arroyo house arrest would be taken as special treatment

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Having the House of Representatives prod the Sandiganbayan to place former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo under house arrest might send an “ominous message” that special treatment can be accorded to a lawmaker on trial, Akbayan...

Gloria Arroyo being persecuted? Palace tosses question to Sandiganbayan

MANILA, Mar 9 (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Monday played coy about the case filed by British lawyer Amal Alamuddin Clooney against the Philippine government over the continued detention of former president and incumbent Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. In a text message,...

Gloria Arroyo returns to VMMC after Christmas furlough

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Former President and incumbent Pampanga Rep. Gloria Arroyo on Friday afternoon returned to the Veterans Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City as her Christmas furlough ended. Arroyo, who spent Christmas at her house in La Vista subdivision, arrived at...

Arroyo home for Christmas

MANILA, Dec 23 (Mabuhay) – Former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is now at her home in La Vista, Quezon City after the anti-graft court partially granted her Christmas furlough. Arroyo began her furlough Tuesday morning, departing Veterans Memorial...