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Stadium deals, corruption and bribery: the questions at the heart of Brazil’s Olympic and World Cup ‘miracle’

The Guardian 23 Apr 2017
Cabral denies any wrongdoing and his lawyers say they will only present his defence and his version of the facts during the trial ... Lula’s lawyers have criticised the publication of the content of the plea bargain submissions, arguing that it is part of a campaign to damage his reputation and deny all of the claims.
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The flags of Greece, right, Brazil left, and Olympics wave as spectators wait for the handover ceremony at Panathinean stadium in Athens

Rio 2016 Olympics: What Brazil is worrying about with 100 days to go

CNN 27 Apr 2016
(CNN)If Olympic opening ceremonies should capture the atmosphere in a host nation, then Rio 2016's curtain-raiser should be interesting ... Read More. Read. Why Brazil's crisis could get worse ... Read ... A lawyer in the northeastern city of Fortaleza, he and a group of friends run a daily Portuguese-language Olympics website named Surto Olimpico ... Crises ... Read ... .

World Cup 2014: Fifa 'sued' over refereeing decisions

BBC News 14 Aug 2014
A Colombian lawyer says he is suing world football's governing body Fifa for £800m (1bn euros) over "moral damages" caused by refereeing at the 2014 World Cup ... Colombian lawyer Aurelio Jimenez..

FIFA picks European, South American referees for opening quarterfinal matches at World Cup

Fox News 02 Jul 2014
Published July 02, 2014Associated Press. Facebook0 Twitter0 ... ADVERTISEMENT. ADVERTISEMENT ... FIFA has picked Carlos Velasco Carballo of Spain to referee Brazil's match against Colombia in the later match in Fortaleza. Advertisement. Trending in Sports. 1 Lawyer wants Hernandez barred from receiving signing bonus ... 5 British Open field. See all Trends ... .

The world's biggest bank raid: The gold diggers

The Independent 02 Aug 2006
Around 8.30am on Monday, 8 August 2005, the forensics department of the federal police bureau in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza received a phone call ... A few hours later Marcio Marcio, a key defence lawyer acting in the case, received a panicked call from Fernando's family ... In sunny Fortaleza, it is hard to imagine such atrocity.

Javier to Napocor: Don't trust capitol

The Manila Times 13 Mar 2006
By Ely Suyom, Correspondent SAN JOSE, Antique. Rep. Exequiel B ... In a Senate hearing on February 8 in Boracay Island, the lawyer Eduardo Fortaleza, acting Antique provincial legal officer, said the provincial government wants to administer the P5-million environmental guarantee fund for the rehabilitation of Semirara Island ... .

Anti, pro-Arroyo groups formed as May 1 nears

The Philippine Star 30 Apr 2002
Although the group is also calling for a change in the form of government, Sanlakas chairman Wilson Fortaleza said they still support the criminal prosecution of Estrada before the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan. Lawyer Crispin Remulla, spokesman for Estrada’s Partido ng ...

Landless Leader Begins Retrial

The Associated Press 03 Apr 2000
At his first trial three years ago, he was convicted and sentenced to 26 1/2 years in prison ... Rainha contends that he was 1,400 miles away in the northeastern city of Fortaleza at the time. His lawyers plan to call four witnesses, including two city legislators from Fortaleza who claim they were with Rainha on the day of the invasion ... .
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