Leblon Mall Closes to Prevent Rolezinho in Rio: Daily

Leblon Mall Closes to Prevent Rolezinho in Rio: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Although Judge Isabella Peçanha Chagas of the 14th Civil Court of Rio previously ruled on Friday, January 17th in favor of an injunction barring a rolezinho at the Leblon’s Shopping mall, on Sunday the establishment closed its doors for business and strengthened security outside. […]

Niterói’s “Rolezinho” Closes Plaza Shopping: Daily

Niterói’s “Rolezinho” Closes Plaza Shopping: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The “rolezinho” in Niterói’s Plaza shopping mall took place as scheduled on Saturday night and while there were no reports of violence, the event reportedly slowly turned into a protest. As the “rolezinho” began at around 6PM on Saturday night, the shopping mall closed […]