Brazil: Top figures found guilty in big corruption scandal turn themselves in to police

  • by: MARCO SIBAJA , Associated Press
  • Updated: November 15, 2013 - 8:15 PM

BRASILIA, Brazil — Top figures found guilty in Brazil's biggest corruption scandal turned themselves in to police on Friday, just days after the supreme court ruled that they must begin serving their prison sentences, a blow to long-standing immunity in the country where the rich and powerful rarely face punishment for crimes.

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