Brazil: Supreme Court Justice Mendonça suggests end of fake news investigation

The end of the investigation is seen as a way out of the crisis between Powers. In Mendonça's view, while these investigations are ongoing, attacks from both sides, the Executive and the Judiciary, will continue to occur.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Amid discussions behind the scenes of the Brazilian Federal Supreme Court (STF) to solve the crisis with the Presidential Palace, the proposal to end the investigation of fake news, opened in 2019 and led by Justice Alexandre de Moraes, has been gaining momentum.

Nominated by President Jair Bolsonaro, Justice André Mendonça sought the president of the Court, Luiz Fux, with this suggestion. At least four . . .

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