Former Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva released from prison  The Washington PostView full coverage on Google News

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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Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, a political force in Brazil, was released from jail pending appeals, cutting short a long corruption sentence that had prevented him from contesting the last presidential election.Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, a political force in Brazil, was released from jail pending appeals, cutting short a long corruption sentence that had prevented him from contesting the last presidential election.

Former Brazilian President ‘Lula’ da Silva Released From Jail - WSJ

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."

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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“An extraordinary day in Brazil—for the world, given Lula’s stature.” This is a developing story… check back for updates. Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, known as Lula, was freed from prison Friday after a year-and-a-half behind bars due to a politically motivated prosecution from the country’s right-wing government. A large crowd, most decked […]

‘An extraordinary day’: Brazilian leftist leader Lula freed from prison – Raw Story

SAO PAULO (AP) — The Latest on Brazilian former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is celebrating former Brazilian... SAO PAULO (AP) — The Latest on Brazilian former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is celebrating former Brazilian...

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

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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"An extraordinary day in Brazil—for the world, given Lula's stature.""An extraordinary day in Brazil—for the world, given Lula's stature."

'An Extraordinary Day': Brazilian Leftist Leader Lula Freed From Prison | Common Dreams News

By Anthony Boadle and Leonardo Benassatto BRASILIA/CURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil's leftist former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva left ...By Anthony Boadle and Leonardo Benassatto BRASILIA/CURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil's leftist former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva ...

Lula leaves prison, firing up Brazil's left and right - SWI swissinfo.ch

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