Law

Brazil and the Art of Giving All to Friends and the Law to Foes

There is an old saying in Brazil attributed to Getúlio Vargas, one of the ...

Rio Police Indict Lying US Swimmers and Want Them to Apologize to the Brazilian People

The Brazilian government chief of staff, Eliseu Padilha, announced today, in Rio de Janeiro, ...

Brazil’s Supreme Decides to Investigate Rousseff and Lula for Obstruction of Justice

Brazil’s Supreme Court (STF) Justice Teori Zavascki has authorized Prosecutor-General Rodrigo Janot to look ...

Despite Strict Laws, Child Labor in Brazil Is Not Going Away

Children and adolescents are frequently found working in markets and slaughterhouses in municipalities of ...

Brazilians Confused About their Right to Protest During Olympic Competitions

Brazil’s Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes said the ban on political demonstrations at the ...

In Brazil There Are Less Than 2 Public Defenders for 100,000 Inhabitants

A study by Brazil’s Ministry of Justice suggests that Brazil should have six times ...

Bank Robbers, Treasury Robbers. Brazil Has No Honest Robbers Anymore.

Nature follows its course. Whoever tries to thwart it can be deceived by the ...

Getting a Piece of Brazil

Business Getting a Piece of Brazil There is an expression “Who doesn’t register is ...

Leave it to the Pirates

At least half of all CDs sold in Brazil are pirated copies. For a ...