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Brazilian Senate challenges Supreme Court and returns suspended lawmaker

Wednesday, October 18th 2017 - 07:37 UTC
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The Senate on Tuesday rejected a decision of Brazil's top court and returned a suspended lawmaker to his post, in what critics said was the latest self-protection move by politicians accused of corruption. Read full article

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  • :o))

    The Senate; after all, is NOT the Brotherhood-of-Crooks:
    https://i1.wp.com/www.humorpolitico.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/votocheiro-internet.jpg?resize=561%2C420&ssl=1

    Oct 18th, 2017 - 09:39 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DemonTree

    “Voting with Aecio is voting for democracy” since the gang of crooks should have the last word on which colleagues are arrested, said Senator Romero Juca, a leader of Temer's administration in the upper house.

    Oct 18th, 2017 - 12:43 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • :o))

    @DT:

    REF: “the gang of crooks should have the last word”:

    Of course!

    THAT too under the garb of [FAKE] Democracy! FAKE, because under it's “protection”, they enjoy special privileges & special benefits - besides their ridiculously absurd salaries. NO wonder the politicians & the political parties keep flourishing!

    Afterall, THEY make the laws and interpret the legal system in THEIR favor. Exactly, the SAME is true, about the constitution. The “Writing on the wall” which the masses don't or can't see: “Brazil is heading towards legalizing corruption”!

    Oct 18th, 2017 - 10:17 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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