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Funeral for Brazil judge killed in small plane crash - Yahoo News;

Funeral for Brazil judge killed in small plane crash - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsFuneral for Brazil judge killed in small plane crashYahoo NewsPorto Alegre (Brazil) (AFP) - Brazilian President Michel Temer attended a funeral service Saturday for a Supreme Court judge who died in a plane crash while probing a corruption scandal that potentially could implicate him. The judge, Teori Zavascki ...and more »

Case Opened for Plane Crash that Killed Brazilian Judge - teleSUR English;

Case Opened for Plane Crash that Killed Brazilian Judge - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishCase Opened for Plane Crash that Killed Brazilian JudgeteleSUR EnglishA Navy ship is seen near the wreckage from a plane, in Paraty, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil, Jan. 20, 2017. | Photo: Reuters. Previous; Next. Published 21 January 2017. 0. Comments. Increases text size - Decreases text size. Compartir Facebook WhatsApp ...and more »

Brazil president to wait to replace justice killed in crash - Yahoo Finance;

Brazil president to wait to replace justice killed in crash - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceBrazil president to wait to replace justice killed in crashYahoo FinanceIn this photo released by Brazil's Presidency, Brazil's President Michel Temer attends the funeral of Brazil's Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Saturday, Jan 21, 2017. Brazil's president said Saturday that he would wait to ...and more »

Judge's Death Puts Brazil Leader Michel Temer on the Spot - Wall Street Journal;

Judge's Death Puts Brazil Leader Michel Temer on the Spot - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalJudge's Death Puts Brazil Leader Michel Temer on the SpotWall Street JournalSÃO PAULO—Thursday's death of Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki puts President Michel Temer in the delicate spot of naming a new member of the court as it oversees a vast anticorruption probe likely to implicate members of his government.and more »

Funeral of major graft probe judge killed in plane crash - Channel NewsAsia;

Funeral of major graft probe judge killed in plane crash - Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsiaFuneral of major graft probe judge killed in plane crashChannel NewsAsiaThe funeral was being held on Saturday of a Brazilian Supreme Court justice who died in a plane crash after overseeing the investigation of politicians linked to the nation's largest graft scheme. Posted 21 Jan 2017 22:10. A Navy ship is seen near the ...and more »

Brazil investigates plane crash that killed judge overseeing massive 'Car Wash' corruption case - Los Angeles Times;

Brazil investigates plane crash that killed judge overseeing massive 'Car Wash' corruption case - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesBrazil investigates plane crash that killed judge overseeing massive 'Car Wash' corruption caseLos Angeles TimesBrazilian authorities on Friday were investigating a plane crash that killed the Supreme Court justice in charge of a major corruption case just weeks before he was scheduled to issue a ruling that could have revealed accusations against politicians in ...and more »

What the tragic death of Teori Zavascki means for Brazil - The Economist;

What the tragic death of Teori Zavascki means for Brazil - The Economist

The EconomistWhat the tragic death of Teori Zavascki means for BrazilThe EconomistIT IS not the first time an air crash has caused turmoil in Brazil. In 1992 a helicopter went down off the coast of Rio de Janeiro state, killing Ulysses Guimarães, a towering political figure. His party was a driving force behind the impeachment of ...and more »

BRAZIL PLANE CRASH: AIR FORCE FINDS COCKPIT VOICE RECORDER - plus55 (blog);

BRAZIL PLANE CRASH: AIR FORCE FINDS COCKPIT VOICE RECORDER - plus55 (blog)

plus55 (blog)BRAZIL PLANE CRASH: AIR FORCE FINDS COCKPIT VOICE RECORDERplus55 (blog)Air Force teams have found the voice recorder from yesterday's plane crash, killing the Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki and four other people. According to Air Force officials, the Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) was in good condition.and more »

TEORI ZAVASCKI'S DEATH GIVES US MORE TIME, SAYS THE PRESIDENT'S CHIEF OF STAFF - plus55 (blog);

TEORI ZAVASCKI'S DEATH GIVES US MORE TIME, SAYS THE PRESIDENT'S CHIEF OF STAFF - plus55 (blog)

plus55 (blog)TEORI ZAVASCKI'S DEATH GIVES US MORE TIME, SAYS THE PRESIDENT'S CHIEF OF STAFFplus55 (blog)After the death of Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki, conspiracy theories have emerged across Brazil. Millions on social media have been questioning whether or not members of a government coalition ordered a hit job on Zavascki. After all, the ...and more »

Brazil Supreme Court justice dies in plane crash - JURIST;

Brazil Supreme Court justice dies in plane crash - JURIST

JURISTBrazil Supreme Court justice dies in plane crashJURIST[JURIST] Brazilian Supreme Court justice Teori Zavascki died [NYT report] in a small plane crash Thursday. Also aboard the plane [Reuters report] were Alberto Filgueiras, a longtime friend of Zavascki and owner of the aircraft, as well as the pilot, a ...and more »

Death of Brazil judge to delay political corruption probe - TODAYonline;

Death of Brazil judge to delay political corruption probe - TODAYonline

TODAYonlineDeath of Brazil judge to delay political corruption probeTODAYonlineFILE PHOTO : Judge Teori Zavascki arrives to attend a session at the Supreme Court in Brasilia. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all comments. Tweet · Share. Published: 3:30 AM, January 21, 2017. BRASILIA - The death of a Supreme Court justice ...and more »

'Black box' found after plane crash killed Brazil judge - Reuters;

'Black box' found after plane crash killed Brazil judge - Reuters

Reuters'Black box' found after plane crash killed Brazil judgeReutersA Navy ship is seen near the wreckage from a plane, which crashed with Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki, who was overseeing a graft investigation into scores of powerful politicians, in Paraty, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil, January 20, 2017.and more »

Brazil: A Supreme Court Judge's Death Will Buy Time For The President - STRATFOR;

Brazil: A Supreme Court Judge's Death Will Buy Time For The President - STRATFOR

STRATFORBrazil: A Supreme Court Judge's Death Will Buy Time For The PresidentSTRATFORThe death of Brazilian Supreme Court judge Teori Zavascki in a plane crash Jan. 19 could delay the release of testimony related to Brazil's Operation Carwash, the largest corruption investigation in the country's history. Zavascki had been reviewing ...and more »

MOST POPULAR CONSPIRACY THEORIES ABOUT DEATHS OF BRAZILIAN POLITICIANS - plus55 (blog);

MOST POPULAR CONSPIRACY THEORIES ABOUT DEATHS OF BRAZILIAN POLITICIANS - plus55 (blog)

plus55 (blog)MOST POPULAR CONSPIRACY THEORIES ABOUT DEATHS OF BRAZILIAN POLITICIANSplus55 (blog)As plus55 reported on Thursday, conspiracy theories began to emerge upon official confirmation that Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki died in a plane crash. Zavascki was not just a member of Brazil's highest court, but also the overseer of the ...and more »

Mystery as inquiry judge dies in crash - The Times (subscription);

Mystery as inquiry judge dies in crash - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Mystery as inquiry judge dies in crashThe Times (subscription)Brazilian authorities are trying to establish what caused a plane crash that killed Teori Zavascki, a prominent Supreme Court judge who was investigating corruption allegations involving politicians and businessmen. The public prosecutor's office and ...and more »

Corruption inquiry in disarray after death of Brazilian judge - Irish Times;

Corruption inquiry in disarray after death of Brazilian judge - Irish Times

Irish TimesCorruption inquiry in disarray after death of Brazilian judgeIrish Timesin São Paulo The death in a plane crash of a Brazilian supreme court judge has thrown the Petrobras corruption investigation that has rocked the country's political establishment into confusion. Teori Zavascki died with four other people when the ...and more »

Brazil judge's death sets up battle for Temer - Financial Times;

Brazil judge's death sets up battle for Temer - Financial Times

Financial TimesBrazil judge's death sets up battle for TemerFinancial TimesThe death in a plane crash of a Brazilian supreme court judge has thrown into jeopardy the country's biggest corruption investigation and set the stage for a political battle that could make or break the government of the embattled president, Michel Temer.and more »

Brazil's Car Wash Operation Uncertain after Death of Supreme Court Judge Zavascki - Folha de S.Paulo

Brazil's Car Wash Operation Uncertain after Death of Supreme Court Judge ZavasckiFolha de S.PauloSupreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki, 68, died on Thursday, January 19, when his airplane crashed in Paraty (RJ), raising a series of questions regarding the future of the Brazilian Federal Police's Lava Jato operation, of which Zavascki was the ...and more »

Brazilian crusader judge Teori Zavascki killed in air crash - The Australian;

Brazilian crusader judge Teori Zavascki killed in air crash - The Australian

The AustralianBrazilian crusader judge Teori Zavascki killed in air crashThe AustralianBrazilian Supreme Court judge Teori Zavascki has died in a small plane crash just weeks before he was to rule on a corruption case that could implicate high-ranking politicians in several Latin American countries. While the cause of yesterday's crash ...and more »

Small-Plane Crash that Killed Brazil's Key Corruption Judge Demands Investigation and Protection from Temer - The Intercept;

Small-Plane Crash that Killed Brazil's Key Corruption Judge Demands Investigation and Protection from Temer - The Intercept

The InterceptSmall-Plane Crash that Killed Brazil's Key Corruption Judge Demands Investigation and Protection from TemerThe InterceptThe Brazilian Supreme Court Justice overseeing the massive Car Wash corruption investigation died yesterday when a small, private plane carrying him and three other passengers crashed into the sea. Although there is no evidence that the crash was ...and more »