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NOV 13, 2013 - Huffington Post

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Former Brazilian President's Remains Exhumed Due To Suspicions Of Murder

SAO PAULO (AP) — The remains of former Brazilian President Joao Goulart were being exhumed Wednesday due to suspicions that he may have been murdered on orders of the military regime that once ruled the country. The exhumation at the cemetery of Sao Borja, Goulart's hometown in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, was partly organized by Brazil's Truth Commission, which is investigating human rights abuses committed during the nation's military dictatorship. Goulart was toppled by a 1964 coup that installed the military regime that ruled Latin America's biggest country for 21 years. He ... Read More

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