Brazilian Supreme Court Sentencing Corrupt Politicians

Post on October 27, 2012, 4:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

For those who doubted it, the politicians convicted of corruption in Brazil are really going to jail.  Brazil’s Supreme Court has begun handing down sentences in a landmark corruption trial, according to a report in Wednesday’s Wall Street Journal.  The trial, which has gone on for months, centers on charges going back seven years that senior government officials, bankers and consultants conspired to divert public money to buy votes in Congress and fund campaigns during the presidency of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.  Big wowser!  The only question that remains is, where is Lula?

Read The Wall Street  article here:

http://on.wsj.com/RQ5DLU

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