Watch: President Duterte grants absolute pardon to Robin Padilla

President Rodrigo Duterte grants executive clemency to actor Robin Padilla.


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President Duterte presented the absolute pardon to Padilla during the actor’s visit at the Malacañang Palace on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

The executive clemency restored Padilla’s civil and political rights — this includes right to vote, obtained travel visa, passport, etc.

Watch on the video below.

In 1994, Robin Padilla was convicted by the Angeles City regional trial court for illegal possession of high-powered firearms and was sentenced of 21 years imprisonment. Former President Fidel Ramos grant conditional pardon the actor three years later.

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