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Brazilian MP To Fight For Restoration Of Saint George State Public Holiday

Source: O Globo (Rio de Janeiro)
Posted: Sunday, March 22, 2009


Independent State MP, Jorge Babu (independent), author of the Lei 5.198 which instituted the April 23, Saint George (São Jorge) State public holiday, has vowed to fight against that public holiday being declared unconstitutional.

This follows a recent spate of court decisions judging that many of the traditional State public holidays are unconstitutional (2009-01-22 and 2009-01-28).



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