The Minister of STF (Supreme Court), Gilmar Mendes, said the departure of Judge Sergio Moro operation Lava Jet “It was positive for Brazil”.
The statement was made in an interview with Power Program in Focus, Power site 360 in partnership with SBT, displayed last night.
For or minister, the Moro going to the Ministry of Justice and Public Security led the operation got out of the media spotlight.
“An important contribution that Bolsonaro government gave the Brazilian institutional political system was to have taken the Live Lava Jet. I do not know if it was a good choice for the judge Moro, including from the standpoint of suspicion, impartiality”, said Minister.
Gilmar also added that “Moro take Curitiba helped normalize the institutional life”. “I even told you can not have great legal talent to the Lava Jato Group, but it has a great talendo of media, marketing, which is known”, he said.
The judge returned to the subject when the minister was asked about the chances of Moro take over from Celso de Mello (completing 75 years 2021, age of mandatory retirement in the Supreme Court) the Supreme and on the leaks associated with the operation Lava jet at site The Intercept.
Gilmar declined to give an opinion on a possible appointment to the Supreme Court Live, but he said he did not believe that the President Jair Bolsonaro appoint a minister “terribly evangelical” as he promised.
About leaks, considered content “grave”. “I have the impression that there was a voluntarism, a purpose – perhaps even positive – to fight crime. Eventually at any price”, the minister said.