By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Environmentalist and former Green Party presidential candidate Marina Silva had her request to establish a new political party, the Rede Sustentabilidade (Sustainability Network), rejected by Brazil's Superior Electoral Court (TSE) yesterday. The result means she will likely not be a candidate for the 2014 Presidential elections.

The judges arrives at a 6-1 decision against letting her open a new political party due to the fact that Ms. Silva had . . .

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