Decision to transfer ex-president was about “shifting focus,” a jurist told Brasil de Fato: “Lula should be released”
The exposé also reveals how one of the driving forces of the Car Wash task force was to prevent a return of Lula’s Workers’ Party (PT) to power.
The reports released by The Intercept on Sunday confirm the suspicion held by many that the incarceration and silencing of former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva had deep political motivations
Lawyers call for acquittal of Brazil’s ex-president and claim the superior court did not judge the merits of the case
Thousands of people took to the streets of Brazil and the world demanding justice for the ex-president
Learn more details about the process that brought the greatest people’s leader in Brazil’s recent history to prison
Police executed warrant this morning as part of the ‘Car Wash’ task force; a former minister was also arrested
Trial court judge convicted Brazil’s ex-president for graft and money laundering; defense to appeal decision