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Brazilian judge orders release of former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva from prison

France 24 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. 
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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.

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