A judge ordered Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to turn himself in to police to start serving a 12-year sentence for bribery. Lula filed a new request to suspend the jail order in the run-up to this year's presidential election.
The party of embattled — and imprisoned — ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has pledged to register his presidential bid in August. The Workers Party considers Lula to be a "political prisoner."
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been ordered to begin serving a 12-year sentence for corruption. He is appealing his conviction amid an attempted political comeback.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has missed the deadline for turning himself in to authorities. Lula has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for corruption.
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has arrived in prison to start a 12-year sentence. Amid chaotic scenes, the popular leftwing figure gave himself up to police after three days holed up in his metalworkers union stronghold.
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