Brazil's Workers Party launches jailed Lula for president

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Mail Online—By Eduardo SimõesSAO PAULO, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Brazil's Workers Party (PT) officially named former President Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva as its presidential...

Brazil's Workers Party launches jailed Lula for president. Brazil's Workers Party (PT) officially named former President Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva as its presidential candidate on Saturday even though he is in prison on a corruption conviction that will almost certainly bar him from running.