The PSOL filed on Wednesday, 26, request for an investigation against President Jair Bolsonaro the Attorney General's Office. A acronym requests Augusto Aras, Chief prosecutor, to open investigation to punish the President for releasing the video WhatsApp calling protesters to acts anti-Congress. The case was revealed on Tuesday, 25.
The acronym asks Aras to open investigation for prosecuting and hold "Bolsonaro and their allies who are also calling on the population to attack democracy".
"There is no doubt that the representatives of the current government, especially the President of the Republic, They have no appreciation for democracy and even recognize or understand the role of institutions such as the National Congress and the Supreme Court to consolidate the democratic rule of law ", states or party.
According to the PSOL, messages sharing that "encourage political incitement and threaten the functioning of democratic institutions" require investigations of the Federal Public Ministry.
"It is unquestionable that the democratic regime the President and his Ministers are subject to the Constitution and laws in force, should respect and appreciate the free exercise of legislative power, the Judiciary, prosecutors and the constitutional powers of the Federation units ", states or party.
The PSOL charges even if it is determined the source, financing and production of the video released by Bolsonaro.
The tape posted displays stab the then presidential candidate suffered in Juiz de Fora (MG), in September 2018, to say that the president "almost died" to defend the country and now needs "that people take to the streets to defend it". The message accompanying the video states: “- 15 March / Gen Heleno / Cap Bolsonaro / Brazil is our, not politicians ever ".
Early, the president said it is "exchange of personal nature messages, so reserved ". Political leaders repudiated the act. Federal Supreme Court also expressed about the case, especially Celso de Mello, who warned that the president is not "up to the highest position he held".
BIBLE, THE PRESIDENT Jair Bolsonaro
The report came in contact, by email, with the Presidential Palace and is awaiting response. Early, by social networks, Bolsonaro wrote: "I 35Mi followers on my social media, c / news not disclosed by the traditional press. No Whatsapp, dozens of friends where we exchanged personal touch messages. Any inference outside that context are creeping attempts to disrupt the Republic. "