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Are the ‘Car Wash leaks’ a shrinking scandal? This expert believes so

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Since June 9, The Intercept Brasil has been publishing a series of leaked private messages between former Judge (and current Justice Minister) Sergio Moro and Operation Car Wash prosecutors. By the reports, it seems that Mr. Moro overstepped his responsibilities as a judge and collaborated with the prosecution—which is illegal—at least in the case against former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.

Since its launch in 2014, Operation Car Wash has drawn massive popular support—and equally passionate critics. And The Intercept‘s reports, which were given the moniker Car Wash Leaks, have inspired intense reactions—either by those critical of the investigation,...

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