Brazil’s Bolsonaro picks evangelical for supreme court seat

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday (July 13) named Attorney General Andre Mendonca, who is also an evangelical pastor, to fill a vacated seat on Brazil’s supreme court, the conservative president’s second appointment to the 11-member court. The 48-year-old Mendonca, whose appointment still needs to be confirmed by the Senate, replaces … Read more