Mensalão Case Appeal Decision Tied: Daily

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Federal Supreme Court (STF) voted on the possible revision of up to twelve of its sentences in the mensalão vote-buying case. The judgment ended in a five to five tie, leaving the final decision up to Justice Celso de Mello, dean of the court, who will only cast his vote next Wednesday, September 18th.

Justice Marco Aurélio was the last to cast his vote whether to allow or not . . .

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