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      Archive: 1/5/2012

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        1/5/2012, Tevet 10, 5772

      Jerusalem Mayor to Deputy: Suspend Yourself

      Following the filing of indictments against members Eli Shamchayof and Avraham Feiner of the Jerusalem city council in the Holyland real-estate scandal, City Attorney Amnon Merchav determined that the members of the council should suspend themselves from operational duties with the city pending a decision in the case. Shamchayof is deputy mayor. Mayor Nir Barkat told him that if he does not suspend himself. He (Barkat) will have to suspend him.

      Feiner suspended himself