Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Brazil’s ex-president could be freed after top court ruling

Seattle Times Friday, 8 November 2019 ()
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s Supreme Court delivered a ruling that could release almost 5,000 inmates still appealing their convictions, including former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and other powerful figures jailed in a sprawling corruption investigation. The court decided in a 6-5 vote late Thursday that a person can be imprisoned only after […]
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Published < > Embed
News video: Brazil's ex-President Lula freed from prison

Brazil's ex-President Lula freed from prison 02:56

Release comes after Supreme Court ruling ended mandatory imprisonment of convicts after they lose their first appeal.

Recent related videos from verified sources

People's court will punish rebel MLAs: ex-CM Siddaramaiah after SC ruling [Video]People's court will punish rebel MLAs: ex-CM Siddaramaiah after SC ruling

Following the Supreme Court's ruling, former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah said that People's court will punish the rebel MLAs.

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 02:06Published

Supreme Court Rules Sandy Hook Families Can Sue Remington [Video]Supreme Court Rules Sandy Hook Families Can Sue Remington

Supreme Court Rules Sandy Hook Families Can Sue Remington . Remington Arms is the maker of the assault rifle that was used by Adam Lanza to kill 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012. On..

Credit: Wibbitz Studio     Duration: 00:58Published


Recent related news from verified sources

AP Explains: Brazil court decision may free Lula da Silva

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s top court has delivered a ruling that could free inmates still appealing convictions, including former President Luiz Inácio Lula...
Seattle Times Also reported by •Al JazeeraHinduReutersDeutsche WelleFrance 24Reuters IndiaNYTimes.com

Brazil Justice Minister says ruling that could free Lula must be respected

A decision by Brazil's top court, which could free former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, should be respected, Brazil's Justice Minister Sergio Moro said on...
Reuters

You Might Like


Tweets about this

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.