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Court awards damages to man forced to party with hookers


September 5th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 5 (IANS/EFE) Beverage giant AmBev was ordered by a Brazilian court to pay damages to one of its salespeople who was forced by a superior to ... Read more...

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Brazilian court suspends massive Amazon dam construction


August 15th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 15 (IANS) A Brazilian court has ordered to suspend the construction of the world's third largest dam until affected indigenous communities get a hearing in Congress.The ... Read more...

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Atletico Mineiro held guilty of exploitation of minors


May 16th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 16 (IANS) A Brazilian court has found national first division club Atletico Mineiro guilty of exploitation of minors.The Belo Horizonte-based club was ordered Tuesday to immediately ... Read more...

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Ronaldinho’s brother jailed for money laundering


April 18th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 18 (IANS) The brother of former Barcelona and AC Milan star Ronaldinho has been sentenced to five and a half years in jail after being ... Read more...

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Brazil calls on oil firms to operate responsibly


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 22 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff called on oil companies to operate responsibly and comply with all environmental regulations after a new crude leak was detected ... Read more...

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Court orders Brazilian magnate’s arrest


December 17th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Dec 17 (IANS/EFE) A Brazilian court ordered the arrest of transportation mogul Constantino "Nene" de Oliveira in connection with a 2008 attempt on the life of his former son-in-law, a judicial ... Read more...

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US pressing Brazil to return boy to father


March 14th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (DPA) The US government is urging Brazil to return an eight-year-old boy to his father in the US in a case that could come up when President Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Brazil extradites Colombian drug lord to US


August 23rd, 2008 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 23 (DPA) Brazil extradited Colombian drug lord Juan Carlos Ramirez Abadia, known as "Chupeta," to the US Friday, Brazilian authorities confirmed.The US wants to try Ramirez Abadia, 44, ... Read more...

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