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Judge Moro loses jurisdiction over part of major Brazilian bribery case

By Adam Dobrik

25 September 2015

The Brazilian Supreme Court ruled on 23 September to move part of the widening corruption case connected to state-controlled oil company Petrobras away from the reach of Judge Sergio Moro and the federal prosecutors in Curitiba, who until now have had almost complete control of the investigation.