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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's real sank around 1.5% to a fresh four-month low through R$5.78 per dollar on Monday, March 8th, after Supreme Court Justice Edson FAchin annulled the criminal convictions against former President Luiz Inacio Lula...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Petrobras’ Board of Directors announced last week that it has accepted the nomination of economist Roberto Castello Branco to the position of president of the company as of January...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – With seven votes for and three against, Brazil’s Supreme Court decided on Wednesday (April 5th) that state and federal employees of the security sector can not legally strike, because their...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The former Minister of Justice of Brazil, Alexandre de Moraes, was sworn in as the newest Supreme Court Justice on Wednesday, amidst criticism and praise. Moraes takes over the seat...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – As the highest court of the land prepares to analyze Brazil’s greatest corruption graft, President Michel Temer nominates his Justice Minister and close ally Alexandre de Moraes to fill the...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The Chief Justice of Brazil’s Supreme Court, Carmen Lucia Rocha has ratified the 77 depositions given by Odebrecht executives in the investigation of the mega-corruption Lava Jato (Carwash) scandal. “The documents...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The death of Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki on Thursday (January 19th) has left Brazilians wondering what will happen to the largest corruption scandal investigations ever undertaken by federal prosecutors. Zavascki...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – For the third time in less than a year, the popular online messaging service, WhatsApp, was shutdown in Brazil by a Rio de Janeiro judge on Tuesday (July 19th), leaving...

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