Ministers was Lula and Dilma are suspected of diverting R $ 1,2 billion

In addition to ministers, Lula and Dilma former presidents also appear in investigations that pass in the Supreme Court.
17/10/2016 14h30 - Updated 17/10/2016 14h30
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Investigations that pass in the Supreme Court (STF) indicate that government ministers Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (2003-2010) and Dilma Rousseff (2011-2016) They are suspected of involvement in schemes that moved, at least, R$ 1,25 billion illegally, by irregularities in the use of public money and fees paid by private companies during the tenure.

The figure is part of a survey by the newspaper O Estado de S. Paul the Supreme showing that 18 Ministers are under embezzlement of research in efforts PT – four in the Lula period, Ten in Rousseff and other 4 common to both governments.

They were convicted considered (1), defendants (2) and investigated (15) – in the latter case, the number includes the processes in court and sent to other instances by the Supreme Court. They have been researched for 167 former ministers in two administrations.

these numbers, even after the impeachment of Rousseff, may increase with the next stages of the operation Lava Jet and the possible development of more involved in the corruption scheme in Petrobras.

Some are cited in vigilantism, but not yet investigated or turned defendants. In addition to ministers, Lula and Dilma former presidents also appear in investigations.

Lula himself is a defendant in three open criminal cases in the last two months and accused of criminal organization, corruption, money laundering and obstruction of justice. Two cases are at the Federal Court in Brasilia and another in Curitiba.

Dilma is also investigation targeted the Supreme Court for trying to hinder the progress of Lava Jato. Second esearchers, she named Lula for the House only to give you the right to privileged forum.

Were not included in this survey suspects former ministers of committing irregularities out of office or to perform other functions – For other managers was PT facing proceedings in the Supreme Court. is the busy amount illegally in the use of public money and fees paid to companies, second investigation at the Supreme Court

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