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Brazil top court sets 70 day deadline for referendum

from The BRICS Post:

The Brazilian Congress faces a 70-day deadline to plan and organise a referendum on political reforms.

Brazil’s top legal authority, the Supreme Electoral Court, set the deadline on Tuesday.

Supreme Electoral Court rulings are not subject to appeal.

President Dilma Rousseff proposed a national referendum at a meeting with Brazil’s governors last week.

The referendum proposal includes five issues in need of reform such as campaign financing, voting by district and an end to voting through secret ballot in congress.

President Rousseff made the proposal two weeks after nationwide protests.

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