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Justice Nelson Jobim - The challenges to implement the use of electronic voting machines

Justice Nelson Jobim - The challenges to implement the use of electronic voting machines

In the fifth episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy”, Justice Nelson Jobim, who chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between 2001 and 2003, talks about the roadblocks to implement the use of electronic voting machines during a period that comprised significant discussions on the safety of electronic voting equipment.

Justice Carlos Velloso - The history of Brazilian voting machines

Justice Carlos Velloso - The history of Brazilian voting machines

How to bring fraud in election campaigns to an end? That critical question motivated the Electoral Court system to embrace the idea of making use of electronic voting machines. Justice Carlos Velloso was responsible for implementing this alternative between 1994 and 1996.

President Marco Aurélio is interviewed in the third episode of

President Marco Aurélio is interviewed in the third episode of "Memories of Democracy"

The third episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy” features an interview with Justice Marco Aurélio, who has chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) in three different occasions: between 1996 and 1997, between 2006 and 2008 and from November 2013 onwards (his current mandates expires in May this year).

Carlos Ayres Britto – a story that brings law and poetry together

Carlos Ayres Britto – a story that brings law and poetry together

Poetry and law in perfect harmony. That appears to be the path chosen by Justice Carlos Ayres Britto, who plays a leading role in the second episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy”.

Memories of Democracy - Min. Ricardo Lewandowski

Memories of Democracy - Min. Ricardo Lewandowski

Justice Ricardo Lewandowski, who was president of the TSE between 2010 and 2012, is interviewed in the first episode.

In memoriam Tribute to Former TSE Presidents

In memoriam Tribute to Former TSE Presidents

This week’s episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy” features an in memoriam tribute to Justices Cordeiro Guerra, Soares Muñoz, Décio Miranda, Oscar Corrêa and Mauricio Corrêa, to their ideas and ideals.

Memories of Democracy – Justice Ilmar Galvão

Memories of Democracy – Justice Ilmar Galvão

Justice Ilmar Nascimento Galvão chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between 1997 and 1999.

Justice Aldir Passarinho - A court system necessary for the democratic process

Justice Aldir Passarinho - A court system necessary for the democratic process

Justice Aldir Passarinho chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) in 1989.

Justice Paulo Brossard - An advocate of party loyalty

Justice Paulo Brossard - An advocate of party loyalty

Justice Paulo Brossard chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between 1992 and 1993.

Justice Moreira Alves - Leaving Medical School for Law School

Justice Moreira Alves - Leaving Medical School for Law School

Justice José Carlos Moreira Alves chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between 1981 and 1982.

Justice Néri da Silveira - The dead will not vote today!

Justice Néri da Silveira - The dead will not vote today!

Justice José Néri da Silveir chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) in two occasions, in 1985 – 1987 and 1999 – 2001.

Justice Sydney Sanches - Testing the new electronic voting machines

Justice Sydney Sanches - Testing the new electronic voting machines

Justice Sydney Sanches chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between 1990 and 1991.

Justice Rafael Mayer – memories of democracy

Justice Rafael Mayer – memories of democracy

Justice Luiz Rafael Mayer chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between December 1984 and September 1985.

The Electoral Court system – an example to be followed

The Electoral Court system – an example to be followed

“The most effective tool available for citizens to help shape a country’s path”. That is the definition given by Justice Gilmar Mendes, who chaired the Superior Electoral Court from February to April of 2006, to the right to vote in Brazilian democracy.

Justice Francisco Rezek - The restoration of democracy

Justice Francisco Rezek - The restoration of democracy

This week’s episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy” features Justice Francisco Rezek, who chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) between 1989 and 1990 and supervised the presidential election that defined Brazil’s re-democratization process.

Justice Sepúlveda Pertence - Two elections, numerous memories

Justice Sepúlveda Pertence - Two elections, numerous memories

In the seventh episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy”, Justice Sepúlveda Pertence narrates events that have defined the periods of 1993 – 1994 and 2003 – 2005, when he chaired the Superior Electoral Court (TSE) and experienced two distinct moments, that is, before and after the establishment and use of electronic voting machines.

Memories of Democracy – Justice Célio Borja

Memories of Democracy – Justice Célio Borja

The sixth episode of the documentary series “A fresh look at the time – Memories of Democracy” features the testimony of Justice Célio Borja.

History of elections

History of elections

In February 24th 2012, the electoral justice completes 80 years of its creation in 1932.

Transporting the ballot boxes

Transporting the ballot boxes

Describes the logistics to transport the electronic ballot boxes

The journey of the electoral justice

The journey of the electoral justice

Describes the journey of the electoral justice through the last 80 years