Temer is accused of receiving bribes indirectly, via a confidant who was caught by police carrying a suitcase with USD 150,000 in cash.
01 Aug 2017 11:03 AM
"He committed no crime," said his lawyer Antonio Claudio Mariz de Oliveira after filing the written defense.
06 Jul 2017 10:28 AM
If two-thirds of Congress votes to allow the investigation, Temer would be suspended from office pending trial.
21 Jun 2017 11:53 AM
They demanded an early vote, if Temer resigns or is forced out, rather than letting Congress choose his replacement.
29 May 2017 1:08 PM
The Supreme Federal Tribunal opened an investigation into the accusations and lifted the seal on the recording.
19 May 2017 12:06 PM
Brazil's President Michel Temer, 76, and his 33-year-old wife Marcela, find the cavernous, glass-fronted building spooky.
12 Mar 2017 9:05 AM