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Supreme Court lifts Brazilian president’s bank secrecy

Supreme Court lifts Brazilian president's bank secrecy
Brazilian President Michel Temer. Photo: Lula Marques/APT
Supreme Court lifts Brazilian president's bank secrecy
Brazilian President Michel Temer. Photo: Lula Marques/APT

Michel Temer, the first Brazilian president to ever face an indictment request – actually, two of them – has also become the first Brazilian president to have his bank accounts scrutinized by federal investigators. Supreme Court Justice Luís Roberto Barroso has authorized the Federal Police to lift...

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