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Judge Orders Former Brazilian President to Remain in Jail

Jul 9, 2018
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva began serving a 12-year prison sentence in April after being convicted in a case linked to the country’s massive corruption probe. His lawyers have argued that he should not be jailed until all his appeals are exhausted.