Racists and Rapists: How Israel Deals (Or
HaaretzRacists and Rapists: How Israel Deals (Or Doesn't) With Its Own 'Confederates'HaaretzOther campaigns have been less successful, including the attempt to remove the bust of Moshe Katsav – the former Israeli president who spent five years in jail after being convicted of rape – from the official residence of the head of state. Katsav's ...
Posted on 24 August 2017 | 4:36 am
Netanyahu May Have His Eye on a Plea
HaaretzNetanyahu May Have His Eye on a Plea Bargain, and the Israeli PresidencyHaaretzBut the Weizman case was less problematic, and it was pioneering, as it preceded the trials of former President Moshe Katsav and of former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert. Addressing the recent Likud support rally, Netanyahu accused police investigators of ...and more »
Posted on 19 August 2017 | 6:28 pm
ISRAEL ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE
ISRAEL ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BALFOUR DECLARATIONHuffPostIt also has the rule of law which has put a former President (Moshe Katsav) and former Prime Minister (Ehud Olmert) into jail, from which Olmert was just released. Israel is a top five Hi Tech power with 300 foreign firms setting up research and ...
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 10:16 pm
PM's investigations: Sacrificing a knight
YnetnewsPM's investigations: Sacrificing a knight for a kingYnetnewsWhen I look back, at Olmert's investigations, into the past cases of Aryeh Deri, Avigdor Lieberman, and perhaps even Moshe Katsav, I notice the same phenomenon. There is a stage in which the interrogator stops seeing the suspect as a legitimate public ...and more »
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 5:39 am
Rivlin rejects ex-president Katsav's appeal
The Times of IsraelRivlin rejects ex-president Katsav's appeal for eased paroleThe Times of IsraelFormer president Moshe Katsav walks out of the Supreme Court in Jerusalem on November 10, 2011, after the court unanimously upheld the Tel Aviv District Court's rape conviction. (Kobi Gideon/Flash90) ...Rivlin rejects Katsav's appeal to annul Parole Board limitationsThe Jerusalem PostPresident Rivlin Rejects Katsav's Request to Lift Parole RestrictionsHaaretzRivlin rejects request to cancel Katsav release termsYnetnewsThe New Arab -Arutz Sheva -JerusalemOnlineall 10 news articles »
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 5:24 am
(Newser) - An Israeli court today ordered former Israeli President Moshe Katsav to prison for seven years following a rape conviction, rejecting his attorneys' request for leniency and making him the highest-ranking Israeli official ever sent to jail.
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Backlash over decision to grant Passover
The Association of Rape Crisis Centers in Israel lashed out on Tuesday at the decision to grant furlough for the Passover Seder to former president and convicted rapist Moshe Katsav. “The decision by the Matisyahu Prison warden to let Katsav celebrate ...
Posted on 24 March 2015 | 11:21 am
Former president Moshe Katsav to be released
Former president Moshe Katsav, currently serving seven year in prison for rape, will be released for a 48-hour furlough on Passover Eve for the first time. Katsav made a similar request last year, but was denied because insufficient time had passed since ...
Posted on 23 March 2015 | 2:19 am
Supreme Court dashes Moshe Katsav’s hopes
The Supreme Court rejected on Monday a request for a retrial by former president Moshe Katsav, with Justice Neal Hendel saying that Katsav, a convicted rapist, had merely rehashed arguments from an earlier, unsuccessful appeal. The recent request for a ...
Posted on 19 May 2014 | 4:14 am
Moshe Katsav, Former Israeli President,
JERUSALEM -- Former Israeli President Moshe Katsav entered a minimum security prison on Wednesday to start serving a seven-year sentence for rape, but not before defiantly accusing the state of Israel of "executing" an innocent man. The day was a ...
Posted on 6 December 2011 | 8:36 pm