Lula’s attorneys to seek temporary release after death of grandson

FILE PHOTO: Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva arrives at the Federal Police headquarters, in Curitiba, Brazil, April 7, 2018. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes/File photo

(Reuters) – Lawyers for Brazil’s former president, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, said on Friday they will ask courts to release him temporarily from jail so he can attend the funeral of his 7-year-old grandson who died hours earlier. According to Lula’s press office, he has yet to be informed about the death of his […]

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