Parliamentarian Pays for Reporting Witzel to UN with Annulment Call

Renata Souza said on Friday night that she considered necessary "to preserve the Legislative Power's autonomy in relation to the government". Also, she stated that the request for annulment constitutes a "dangerous precedent" and is an "attempt at silencing and intimidation."

By Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Congressmen from the Partido Social Cristão (PSC), acronym under which Governor Wilson Witzel was elected, have filed a request for annulment of the mandate of state representative Renata Souza (PSOL) in the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro (Alerj), on Thursday, ninth.

The party claims that the deputy broke parliamentary propriety by using the Human Rights Commission to conduct "a personal demonstration . . .

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