Lawyers of jailed Brazilian ex-president request his release
Friday, 8 November 2019 () CURITIBA, Brazil (AP) — Lawyers for Brazil’s former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva have begun legal procedures requesting his release from prison. Da Silva’s defense team filed the request Friday in a court in Curitiba, where the former leader has been detained since April 2018 after being convicted of corruption. The move follows a […]
Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva emerged from prison on Friday and met a crowd of cheering supporters, after a federal judge ordered his release following a landmark Supreme Court decision. Freddie Joyner has more.
The recent release from prison of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and upsurge in political instability across Latin America will not hinder... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India