Former president of Eletronuclear is sentenced to 43 years in prisonThey were also convicted more 12 people for involvement in the embezzlement of public funds the construction of Angra 3.
The former president of the state Eletronuclear Othon Luiz Pereira da Silva was sentenced to 43 years in prison, the crimes of accepting bribes, money laundry, embarrassment to investigations, tax evasion and participation in a criminal organization. The decision is the judge Marcelo da Costa Bretas, 7th Federal Criminal Court.
According to the Federal Public Ministry, who has applied for costs, Othon received 1% bribery in contracts signed between the state and the construction companies Andrade Gutierrez and Engevix, for the construction of the nuclear power plant Angra 3, the nuclear complex of Angra dos Reis.
They were also convicted more 12 people for involvement in the embezzlement of public funds the construction of Angra 3. Among them is the daughter of Othon, Ana Cristina da Silva Toniolo, sentenced to 14 years and 10 months in prison for the same crimes father.
Seven benefited from the reduced sentences because of snitching agreements awarded: Nora Rogério de Sá, In Clovis Renato Peixoto Primo, Olavinho Ferreira Mendes, Otavio Marques de Azevedo, Flavio David Bar, Gustavo Ribeiro de Andrade Botelho and Victor Sergio Colavitti.
twelve of 13 defendants were sentenced to closed regime. The only benefit from the semi-open regime was Geraldo Toledo Arruda Junior, sentenced to four years and eight months.
They were also sentenced Carlos Alberto Montenegro Gallo, Joshua Augusto Nobre and Jose Antunes Sobrinho.