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 scandal-ridden Brazilian firm Odebrecht presented doctored and false documents to the Brazilian justice in order to incriminate former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, the Brazilian digital newspaper Brasil 247 reported, citing a police analysis.
The Brazilian justice world believes that the Supreme Court (SC) will vote six people against five, in favor of preventing the early imprisonment of former President Lula da Silva, said today well-known blogger Esmael Morais.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio 'Lula' da Silva, unphased by the upholding of his conviction on corruption charges by the Fourth Regional Federal Court, will embark on his latest caravan at the end of the month.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva would lead the presidential election with 34 percent of voter intention, according to a Datafolha poll released in Rio de Janiero.
Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva has been forced to cancel a trip to Ethiopia, after court authorities revoked his passport, the Justice Ministry confirmed Thursday.
The Fourth Regional Federal Court (TRF4), in the city of Porto Alegre, upheld the conviction of former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, and increased the sentence imposed by Judge Sergio Moro, yesterday January 24.
Brasilia.- The Caravan of Hope headesd by former president of Brazil, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will end today its stay in Campina Grande, northeastern state of Paraiba.