RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Federal Supreme Court (STF) Justice Celso de Mello referred the inquiry investigating ex-Minister of Education Abraham Weintraub for racist remarks against the Chinese to the federal district court.
Weintraub lost his right to a higher court hear charges against him after he ceased to be a federal cabinet minister.
Risking being targeted by the Federal Police, the ex-Minister traveled to the United States one day before his official dismissal by President Jair Bolsonaro, on Saturday, June 20th.
He boarded a flight to Miami on the same day Senator Fabiano Contarato (REDE-ES) filed a . . .