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Convicted Mensalão Fugitive Arrested in Italy: Daily

By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - Henrique Pizzolato, the former marketing director of Banco do Brasil, was arrested by Italian authorities in the city of Maranello yesterday. Pizzolato was condemned to twelve years and seven months in prison for corruption in the landmark mensalão vote-buying scandal in 2012 and had been on the run from Brazilian authorities since last November.

According to the press office of the Brazilian federal police, the operation . . .

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