Supreme Court Investigation Covering Fake News and 2018 Elections Outrages Bolsonarists

The lawsuit is based on a controversial inquiry. Bolsonaro criticizes the Court on Twitter and contemplates not complying with court orders.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Tuesday, May 26th, Bolsonarists were rejoicing. They were celebrating the Federal Police operation, set up by the Office of the Prosecutor General and with the endorsement of the Federal Supreme Court, against a former ally, the governor of Rio de Janeiro, Wilson Witzel.

The event poured oil on the troubled water surrounding the alleged political use of the Federal Police (PF) by Bolsonarism and Brazil's plunge into a "police state". Less than . . .

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