. Lula: Brazil’s Ex-President Cleared by Supreme Court « JO LEE MAGAZINE

Brazil’s ex-President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has been cleared of corruption by a Supreme Court judge, opening a path to a possible run for the presidency in 2022. Lula, a leftwing icon to many, was freed in 2019 after 18 months in jail. He was convicted following an investigation, Operation Car Wash, into a huge bribery scandal which ensnared politicians and business leaders. But Supreme Court Justice Edson Fachin annulled Lula’s convictions…https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-56326389

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