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Brazil’s corruption probes include World Cup stadiums

April 17 (UPI) — Brazil’s Supreme Federal Court released testimony alleging politicians and companies illegally profited from the construction of 2014 World Cup soccer stadiums.

The testimony given by Odebrecht executives alleges there were irregularities in the bidding process for six stadiums, including Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanã, where the World Cup final took place.

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