Politics Ex-President Lula da Silva surrenders to Brazilian police Updated : April 08, 2018 12:12 PM IST Protesters supporting Lula clashed with police. A Brazilian Supreme Court justice on Saturday rejected the latest plea by Lula's legal team. A candidate is forbidden from running for office for eight years after being found guilty of a crime. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.