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Bolsonaro zeroes in on Supreme Court pick

The government has leaked information that President Jair Bolsonaro intends to choose Federal Judge Kássio Nunes, from the northeastern state of Piauí, for a spot on the Supreme Court. A seat will become vacant on October 13, when Justice Celso de Mello — the longest-tenured member in the court’s history — will retire. Mr. Nunes’ name was completely off the radar, with reports suggesting he was not even considering campaigning for...

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