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Military and Security Forces: October 31, 2012

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An indictment has been filed in a military court against a first-Sergeant on reserve duty who served as an instructor in the Air Force Technical high school, after he admitted to a number of sex crimes commited against his female students, aged 15-16.

(Hebrew – Walla)

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October 31st, 2012 at 11:20 pm

Political: September 13, 2011

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Deputy Minister for the Development of the Negev and Galilee, Ayoob Kara (Likud), is expected to be summoned for questioning under warning, following a complaint filed against him by a young woman, employed at the Prime Minister’s office. The woman complained that Kara sexually harassed her, assaulter her and made offensive sexual remarks to her. In response to allegations against him, Kara said he that he didn’t employ women in his office, in order not to be tempted be them.

(Hebrew)

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September 13th, 2011 at 6:17 pm

Military and Security Forces: August 30, 2011

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High Court of Justice is holding sessions on a number of petitions objecting the reduction of the sentence of Brig. Gen.  Atef Zaher. Zaher was convicted of raping a female soldier who served under his command, and was sentenced to six years in prison. The parole board decided to shorten his sentence to four years, and to convert it to suspended prison sentence.

(Hebrew)

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August 30th, 2011 at 5:50 pm

Judiciary: July 27, 2011

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Police recommends to indict Arie Attias, a former Judge of the Magistrate Courts, who is suspected of committing sex crimes against a woman who was his subordinate for 9 years.

(Hebrew)

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July 27th, 2011 at 3:54 pm

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Political: 5th January, 2011

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During the presidential elections of 2000, aides to Shimon Peres, tried to use information about Moshe Katzav’s suspected sex crimes to force Katzav to withdraw. (Hebrew)

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January 5th, 2011 at 1:54 pm