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Brazilian federal Supreme Court (STF) holds solemn opening session of the Judicial Year 2019

"With deep regret for the lives lost as a result of the human and environmental tragedy that occurred in Brumadinho (MG), last Friday, 25th," the Chief Justice of the Federal Supreme Court (STF), Justice Dias Toffoli, installed on the morning of this Friday (1st) the solemn opening session of the Judicial Year of 2019. The ceremony began with the execution of the National Anthem by the Marine Band, followed by a speech by the Chief Justice of the Court, who gave solidarity to the families, the victims and the entire population of the region.

Attending the ceremony were the vice president of the Republic, general Hamilton Mourão, the Attorney General of the Republic, Raquel Dodge, the President of the Federal Council of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), Claudio Lamachia, and other authorities representing the Three Powers of Republic.

The ceremony marks the return of judicial activities after the forensic recess, during which time the urgent issues before the Court were examined by the Presidency. The ordinary sessions of trial of proceedings will be resumed next Wednesday (6).


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