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Brazil’s confusing Supreme Court delays decision on Lula’s future

lula supreme court habeas corpus prison sentence
The Supreme Court decided not to decide. Photo: Jefferson Rudy/Ag.Senado
lula supreme court habeas corpus prison sentence
The Supreme Court decided not to decide. Photo: Jefferson Rudy/Ag.Senado

The Brazilian Supreme Court met on Thursday to decide whether or not former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva should be allowed to suspend his prison sentence. Lula has been convicted for corruption and money laundering and sentenced to 12 years and one month in prison...

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