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Sergio Moro to the Supreme Court
On Mother’s Day Sunday, President Jair Bolsonaro announced he will appoint Justice Minister Sergio Moro for a Supreme Court seat as soon as a vacancy is available. Unless one of the 11 court members were to resign or die, that will happen in November 2020, when Justice Celso de Mello turns 75 years old and is forced to retire.
Regardless of his agenda, Mr. Moro does qualify for the job—having...