Senate Ratifies Augusto Aras’ Appointment as Federal Prosecutor General

Antonio Augusto Brandão de Aras will serve a two-year term as head of the Federal Public Prosecutor's Office, to which he may be reappointed once. He will replace Raquel Dodge, whose term expired on September 17th.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The appointment of Antonio Augusto Brandão de Aras as Federal Prosecutor General was ratified on September 25th, by 68 votes in favor, 10 votes against and 1 abstention in the Senate.

Aras will serve a two-year term as head of the Federal Public Prosecutor's Office (MPR), to which he may be reappointed once. He will replace Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?