• Court okays Puentevella’s travel


    THE Sandiganbayan’s Fourth Division has granted permission to former Bacolod City Congressman and now Mayor Monico Puentevella to travel to Hong Kong to attend his friend’s wedding. Puentevella, facing graft charge in connection with the purchase of IT Packages amounting to P26 million from his Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF allocation, will go to Hong Kong on January 21 and will be back on Jan. 25. He will stand as one of the principal sponsors for his friend Catherine Sofia Francisco Herrera, getting married to Herbert Chan Hung on Jan. 24 at the Conrad Hotel.


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    1. You are allowed to leave the country for a wedding, but you can’t attend a funeral? What’s wrong with this system? Why is this criminal even on the streets. He should be locked up (no bail)!