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  7/4/2011, Tammuz 2, 5771

High Court Denies Hirschson Appeal

Supreme Court Judge Eliezer Rivlin denied, on Tuesday, the appeal of former minister Avraham Hirschson against his conviction and sentence on four counts of taking millions of shekels from the National Workers Federation.

Hirschson was sentenced in 2009 to 65 months in prison and fined 450,000 shekels.