November 11, 1984
Case: Mário Eugênio Rafael de Oliveira
Reporter of Correio Braziliense and host of the program “Gogó das Sete” on Radio Planalto, Brasília.
He was leaving the radio station at 11:55 p.m. headed for his car when he was shot in the head seven times.
In 1986 Aurelino Silvino de Oliveira, sergeant, and Antônio Nazareno Mortari Vieira, corporal, were convicted and sentenced.
In 1986 Iracildo José de Olveira was sentenced to 9 years in prison.
On May 11, 1987 David Antônio do Couto, corporal, was sentenced to 9 years in prison.
In 1994 José de Matos, “Divino 45,” was sentenced to 18 years in prison. He managed to have his sentence reduced to 14 years. He was at large for two years.
Sentences reversed and acquittals: (+)
José de Matos, “Divino 45.”
Released / Sentence commuted: (+)
David Antônio do Couto was released ahead of time in August 1994 for good conduct.
Antônio Nazareno Mortari Vieira as of January 2008 was serving his sentence under the open plan, in which he is allowed to be at home with his family in the daytime but must return to prison each night and on weekends. He can go out to work, study or take courses during the day.
Iracildo José de Olveira served part of his sentence in prison. He died in 1999.
Jailed awaiting trial: (+)
Suspects not charged: (+)
Moacir de Assunção Loiola, also accused in the crime, died in suspicious circumstances in June 1985, a few days after giving testimony to the police.
As of January 2008 Aurelino Silvino de Oliveira had not served his sentence. He was at large.