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Brazil opens first trials over pro-Bolsonaro riots

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France 24

Sitting in one of the buildings that was stormed by supporters of former far-right president Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's Supreme Court kicked off the first trials over the January 8 riots. The court's 11 justices will deliver their decisions one by one in each case, with a majority needed to secure a conviction.