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⚖️ More Supreme Court controversy

Good morning! Today, the split between Supreme Court justices. The stalemate between the government and states on fuel taxes. And climate-related agricultural woes.

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Bolsonaro’s man in the Supreme Court

Supreme Court Justice Nunes Marques has consistently sided with President Bolsonaro on multiple trials. Photo: STF/Flickr
Supreme Court Justice Nunes Marques has consistently sided with President Bolsonaro on multiple trials. Photo: STF/Flickr

In two separate decisions, Supreme Court Justice Nunes Marques (appointed to the court in 2020 by President Jair Bolsonaro) struck down two rulings by the Superior Electoral Court and favored two impeached pro-Bolsonaro lawmakers.

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