By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – A Supreme Court judge in Brazil has authorized the federal police to obtain written testimony by President Michel Temer regarding recordings made by an executive relating to bribes.

According to the ruling, President Temer will have 24 hours to respond to inquiries by investigators after receiving the questions about the JBS recordings.

"The response must occur, in writing, within a period of 24 hours after the delivery of the questions made by the police authority," said Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here