18/08/2016 08h29 - Updated 18/08/2016 08h29

Chairman of the absence of the TRE-AM postpones decision on trial of Jose Melo

The president of the Regional Electoral Court (TRE-AM), Yedo Simões, He is traveling and did not attend the session.
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The outcome of the trial of an action seeking the annulment of Amazonas Governor, Jose Melo (Pros), e do vice, Henrique Oliveira (SD), It should only be known on Wednesday (24).

The president of the Regional Electoral Court (TRE-AM), Yedo Simões, He is traveling and did not participate in today's session (17). Felipe Thury judge, All that's missing vote, He decided to await the return of the judge to announce his vote on the process requesting the annulment of Melo diplomas and Oliveira.

They are accused of abuse of economic and political power in elections 2014. Until now, three judges voted against politicians and two in favor. The day session 2, Felipe Thury judge asked view, that is, more time to analyze the process. If he vote for, there will be a tie and the decision will be up to the judge Yedo Simões.

The trial began on 28 June this year. Since then, two sessions were suspended and four judges asked view.

Source: Agency Brazil

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