Lawyers pleaded with the United States District Court for permission for the now east coast-based reality star to travel between southern Florida and central California from August 25 to 29 so she can fight her ex-fiancé, John Flynn, in a Los Angeles civil trial.
“In order to pursue her case for money damages, and to comply with the Order of the state court, Ms. Wilkey’s personal presence in the City of Los Angeles . . . is necessary,” Wilkey’s attorneys wrote in August 12 documents.
“On the unopposed application by Dana Wilkey, and good cause appearing, it is ordered…that Dana Wilkey may travel between the Southern District of Florida and the Central District of California,” U.S. court papers state.
The single mom of 5-year-old son John Cayden and two associates were arrested on June 18 and indicted with “conspiracy to commit wire fraud, wire fraud and aiding and abetting, and making false statements to government agents,” an FBI press release stated.
If convicted, Wilkey faces up to 20 years in prison for each wire and conspiracy count.
Armstrong seemed to predict Wilkey’s troubled future in a 2013 episode of their show.
“I could see clearly there was so much pain hiding behind her words,” she wrote in March 2013. “Her actions were speaking louder.”