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O ministro do Supremo Tribunal Federal, Luiz Fux, durante seminário para comemorar o Dia Internacional Contra a Corrupção.
Justice

Brazil top court has new chief justice, Luiz Fux

The election took place Thursday (Jun. 25) symbolically as there is no competition. The change follows the time spent serving in the court.
Politics

Dias Toffoli named Brazil’s new Supreme Court chief justice

Brazil’s Supreme Court Justice Dias Toffoli is taking office today as the country’s top court new chief justice, a position previously occupied by Justice Cármen Lúcia. He is to serve a two-year mandate.

Human Rights

Roraima state calls for curbing entry of Venezuelans again

The state government of Roraima once again asked Brazil’s Supreme Court for the temporary suspension of immigrants in Brazilian territory in a bid to mitigate the risk of conflicts “and possible bloodshed between Brazilians and Venezuelans.”

O Supremo Tribunal Federal realiza audiência pública sobre descriminalização do aborto. Foram convidados 50 expositores, entre especialistas das áreas de saúde, do direito e de ciências sociais; e de movimentos feministas, organizações
Health

Brazil holds public hearings on decriminalization of abortion

Of the 53 people and organizations to debate the decriminalization of abortion in Brazil at public hearings to be held at the country’s Supreme Court Friday (Aug. 3) and Monday (6), 33 are expected to argue for turning the procedure legal—62 percent of the total.