Moro’s illegality revealed opinion

The individual ruling last Monday by Judge Fachin of the Supreme Court of Brazil (STF), who held that ex-judge Sérgio Moro and his 13th Federal Court of Curitiba had no territorial jurisdiction to investigate and assess cases related to the ex -Presidents had Lula da Silva, linked to Operation Lava-Jato, decided to overturn his convictions. While it is certain that the procedural and evidencing measures that have upheld the crimes resulting from Lula’s conviction can be applied by the judge empowered to try them, this decision – which is appealing – is primarily therefore one Important victory for Lula’s defense, it will allow the Lula to run again for the presidency of Brazil upon resumption of political rights in 2022.

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