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  2/21/2012, Shevat 28, 5772

A-G Dampens Nationalist Hopes on Outposts Team


Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein has sent a letter to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu in which he informed him that he will not be bound by any recommendations made by the new "outposts team" Netanyahu appointed.

According to Maariv, which reported on the letter Tuesday, Weinstein wrote: "Let it be clear that the team's work will not, in itself, serve as a reason for changing an opinion submitted by the state to the court regarding the removal of illegally built structures.