Gilmar Mendes is chosen to analyze the alleged investigation GreenwaldOr party “Rede argumenta que supostas investigações violariam a liberdade de expressão e de imprensa e seriam uma espécie de censura.
Party Network called for the immediate suspension of any investigative proceedings against the journalist Glenn Greenwald, do site Intercept. The case will be reviewed by the Minister Gilmar Mendes after his name has appeared in the draw made in the Supreme Court (STF).
As the court is in recess, it will be up to President Dias Toffoli decide whether the case is urgent enough to merit your decision, or can wait for a decision of the rapporteur's end recess, on August 1.
The inspection would have been fired after the publication of the reports by the website The Intercept Brazil, founded by journalist, with disclosure of alleged messages exchanged between the Minister of Justice, Sergio Moro, with prosecutors Operation Lava Jet. For Network, would set the research, in this case, clear retaliation and an attack on press freedom.