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A new prosecutor general on the horizon?

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The race for prosecutor general heats up, but could be for nothing

covaxin The race for prosecutor general heats up, but could be for nothing
Prosecutor General Augusto Aras during a trial at the Supreme Court. Photo: Fabio Rodrigues Pozzebom/ABr

Today, federal prosecutors will vote on who they want to see as the country’s prosecutor general for the next two years. The union organizing this informal election will then present a list with the three best-voted names to President Jair Bolsonaro. 

  • The term of incumbent Augusto Aras is set to end on September 26...

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