Brasilia, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Without reserve, Brazilian justice is harassing the presidential candidacy of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who has been in political imprisonment for 97 days in the city of Curitiba.
The three judges involved in Sunday's legal battle to free or keep in prison the ex-President of Brazil Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva are being investigated for their actions after several complaints were filed against them.
“It's difficult to point out who acted in the most shameful way” said the president of the Workers' Party (PT), Senator Gleisi Hoffmann, regarding the weekend legal events that kept former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in prison despite a release order. “Why don't they immediately arrest the Brazilian people that want Lula free and Lula president?” Hoffmann rhetorically asked, adding that she is “sad that the country has to be ashamed of its judges.”
BRAZILIA, Brazil, Sunday July 8, 2018- Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, was ordered released from jail by Federal judge Rogerio Favreto of the appeal Federal Regional Court of the 4th Region based in Porto Alegre.
Brasilia, May 29 (Prensa Latina) The Superior Electoral Court (TSE) could strike a blow to the aspirations of the favorite candidate for the presidential elections of October, the political prisoner Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, the Brazilian digital newspaper 247 warned today.
Brasilia, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Defense lawyers of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva voiced their hope the 12-year-prison sentence ordered by judge Sergio Moro against the former president will be reversed by a fair, impartial and independent judicial body.
The United Nations has accepted a petition from lawyers of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, claiming that the judge overseeing the Petrobras corruption case had violated Lula da Silva’s rights by charging him with the same allegations several times and detaining him arbitrarily without any evidence.