Ofra Edelman (Haaretz)


No Charges in Prisoner X Suicide Case

By Ofra Edelman (Haaretz)

No Charges in Prisoner X Suicide Case
The State Prosecutor’s Office on Thursday released for publication previously embargoed materials from the investigation into the cause of death of alleged Mossad agent Ben Zygier, also known as Prisoner X.Read More


Former Israeli President Katsav Sentenced to Seven Years for Rape

By Ofra Edelman (Haaretz)

Former President of the State of Israel Moshe Katsav was sentenced to seven years in jail Tuesday, for after he had previously been found guilty of rape and other sexual offenses.Read More


Prosecution: Former Israeli President Saw Women Staffers as Sexual Objects

By Ofra Edelman (Haaretz)

Former president Moshe Katsav exploited his lofty position to sexually harass female employees, treating the female workforce as a pool out of which he chose sexual objects, the prosecution in Katsav’s sexual harassment and rape trial said in transcripts released on Tuesday.Read More


Israeli Court: Jaffa's Jews-Only Housing Complex Is Legal

By Ofra Edelman (Haaretz)

The Tel Aviv District Court rejected a petition this week against a decision to lease land in Jaffa’s Ajami neighborhood for the exclusive use of members of the religious Zionist community.Read More


Olmert's Lawyers Say Evidence Lacking in Corruption Charges Against Him

By Ofra Edelman (Haaretz)

For the first time in the history of the State of Israel, a person who served as prime minister will sit on the defendant’s bench.Read More



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