The medium João Teixeira de Faria, known as João de Deus, was sentenced to another 48 years and six months in prison for sexual crimes committed against five victims between 2015 and 2016.
In the decision of the Court of Justice of the State of Goiás (TJ-GO), João de Deus was also condemned to indemnify each of the victims in R$ 60 thousand.
Six lawsuits against the medium are still awaiting trial at the TJ-GO. One is in the phase of drafting the sentence and the others in the final arguments. John of God remains under house arrest.
remember the case
João Teixeira de Faria had preventive detention decreed in December 2018 and arrested two days later. A week earlier, the allegations against him, involving crimes of a sexual nature, were broadcast on a television program.
After the material was aired, other victims approached the police and the Public Prosecutor’s Office to file complaints against him.
Source: CNN Brasil
I’m James Harper, a highly experienced and accomplished news writer for World Stock Market. I have been writing in the Politics section of the website for over five years, providing readers with up-to-date and insightful information about current events in politics. My work is widely read and respected by many industry professionals as well as laymen.