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What will happen to Justice Minister Sergio Moro?

What will happen to Justice Minister Sergio Moro?

When he was handpicked by Jair Bolsonaro, Sergio Moro was supposed to become a “super minister” against corruption. He is now becoming a liability for the government, after leaked messages showed his misconduct during the course of Operation Car Wash, while he was still a judge.

His future hangs in the balance—and the president has yet to comment on the affair. But the political world has already started to react.

The Senate’s Constitution and Justice Committee has summoned Mr. Moro to explain the revelations. But while many politicians—including...

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