Lula’s vice president pick accused of corruption in Brazil

  • A Ssupporter of Workers’ Party candidate for vice-president Fernando Haddad and former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva shouts slogans during a campaign rally in Sao Goncalo municipality, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Former Sao Paulo Mayor Haddad will replace jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva if electoral justice bars him from running for president. Brazil will hold general elections on Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

  • A supporter of Workers’ Party candidate for vice-president Fernando Haddad, and former President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva, wears a sticker on his chest that reads “Free Lula” in Portuguese, during a campaign rally in Sao Goncalo municipality, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Former Sao Paulo Mayor Haddad will replace jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva if electoral justice bars him from running for president. Brazil will hold general elections on Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

  • Workers’ Party candidate for vice-president Fernando Haddad, 2nd right, walks with a supporter who wears a T-shirt with a photo of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva during a campaign rally in Sao Goncalo municipality, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Former Sao Paulo Mayor Haddad will replace jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva if the electoral justice bars him from running for president. Brazil will hold general elections on Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

RIO DE JANEIRO — The man in line to replace jailed presidential candidate Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as the Brazilian Workers’ Party standard-bearer is facing corruption accusations of his own.

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