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Brazil: Student Sued by the City Councilor of Natal

Categories: Latin America, Brazil, Citizen Media, Digital Activism, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Law, Politics, Protest

In the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Norte, the city councilor of Natal, Julio Protásio, is suing the student and social activist Leonardo Miranda for comments made on Twitter on a criminal case against Protásio and other city councilors linked to misuse of public funds, informs us [1] [pt] the blog Primavera Sem Borboleta.