Brazilian judge orders release of former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva from prison
Friday, 8 November 2019 () Brazil's ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva walked free from jail on Friday after a year and a half behind bars for corruption following a court ruling that could release thousands of convicts.
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.
Freed from his cell, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva told thousands of jubilant supporters Saturday that the left can take back Brazil's presidency in... CTV News Also reported by •WorldNews •Reuters •Seattle Times