Gilmar Mendes decide whether election to Government of Amazonas will be direct or indirect

The ALE-AM filed a writ requesting that the choice of the new governor is made in house, indirectly (choice of deputies).
17/05/2017 19h43 - Updated 18/05/2017 10h35
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O writ of mandamus filed by the Legislative Assembly of the State of Amazonas (OF-AM) to suspend further elections in the Amazon will be reviewed by the president of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE), Minister Gilmar Mendes.

The intention of the ALE-AM, with the legal battle, It is to take to parliament the election reins that will define the state governor by the end of 2018, in an indirect election in which only the members choose the head of state executive. Direct election, set after agreement between TRE and TSE, It is scheduled for 6 of August, with possible second round in 27 the same month.

Not release, the minister and rapporteur, Napoleon Son stressed that "considering that the requested injunction by plaintiff search, in true, prevent the execution of certain judged by the Board of this Superior Court, in which I won, forward to the achievement of the high appreciation of the President of the Court, for the measures it deems necessary (Art. 9O., "E" do Clusters) ”.

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