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A court ordered the release of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, one day after a Supreme Court decision cleared the way. Now, he can remain free as long as appeals of his corruption conviction unfold.A court ordered the release of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, one day after a Supreme Court decision cleared the way. Now, he can remain free as long as appeals of his corruption conviction unfold.

'Lula,' Brazil's Popular Ex-President, Freed From Prison — For Now : NPR

Release comes after Supreme Court ruling ended mandatory imprisonment of convicts after they lose their first appeal.Release comes after Supreme Court ruling ended mandatory imprisonment of convicts after they lose their first appeal.

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The former president, who is trying to make a political comeback, is serving a prison sentence for corruption.The former president, who is trying to make a political comeback, is serving a prison sentence for corruption.

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“Bernie Sanders comemora liberação de Lula https://t.co/qVcu25pn8m”

Luis Nassif on Twitter: "Bernie Sanders comemora liberação de Lula https://t.co/qVcu25pn8m… "

“Lula walks free. To his right, his handpicked surrogate candidate Fernando Haddad, defeated by the captain last October. Resting her head on his shoulder his 40-year-old fiancée Rosângela da Silva, whom the widowed 74-year-old former president intends to marry soon.”

Lúcia Guimarães on Twitter: "Lula walks free. To his right, his handpicked surrogate candidate Fernando Haddad, defeated by the captain last October. Resting her head on his shoulder his 40-year-old fiancée Rosângela da Silva, whom the widowed 74-year-old former president intends to marry soon.… https://t.co/83zLv1lGHp"

“Bem-vindo de volta, presidente Lula!”

Margarida Salomão on Twitter: "Bem-vindo de volta, presidente Lula!… "

“He's out! Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva left prison on Friday, according to a Reuters witness.”

Phil Stewart on Twitter: "He's out! Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva left prison on Friday, according to a Reuters witness."

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He was greeted by supporters outside the prison where he has been held on corruption charges.He was greeted by supporters outside the prison where he has been held on corruption charges.

Brazil's former President Lula released from jail after court ruling - BBC News

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is celebrating former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's release from jail as a step toward rebuilding unity in South America. Da Silva left the jail where he had been detained since April 2018 after a judge ordered his release. The judge's orderVenezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is celebrating former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's release from jail as a step toward rebuilding unity in South America. Da Silva left the jail where he had been detained since April 2018 after a judge ordered his release. The judge's order

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Brazil's leftist icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva walked free from jail Friday after a year and a half behind bars for corruption following a court ruling that could release thousands of convicts.Brazil's leftist icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva walked free from jail Friday after a year and a half behind bars for corruption following a court ruling that could release thousands of convicts.

Brazil's Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Released From Jail After Court Ruling

Brazil's former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva could be released from jail after a Supreme Court ruling that a person can be imprisoned only after all appeals to higher courts have been exhausted.Brazil's former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva could be released from jail after a Supreme Court ruling that a person can be imprisoned only after all appeals to higher courts have been exhausted.

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Ex- Brazil president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has walked from prison after the Supreme Court ended mandatory imprisonment of convicted criminals during appeal.Ex- Brazil president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has walked from prison after the Supreme Court ended mandatory imprisonment of convicted criminals during appeal.

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Lula´s release from jail: It came hours after Lula´s lawyers requested the immediate release of the 74-year-old leftist icon, who has been serving a nearly nine-year sentence for corruption and money laundering.Lula´s release from jail: It came hours after Lula´s lawyers requested the immediate release of the 74-year-old leftist icon, who has been serving a nearly nine-year sentence for corruption and money laundering.

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