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  3/19/2012, Adar 25, 5772

Knesset Committee to Discuss Big Brother TV Show Drugs


The Knesset Education, Culture and Sports Committee is holding a hearing, Tuesday morning, on the findings of an investigation by the Yediot Acharonot daily into the "Big Brother" reality television show, which said participants received psychiatric treatment from the program's producer.

Among those summoned to testify are members of the production company and an attorney for Sa'ar Scheinfein, a participant who claimed he received pills. Also scheduled to appear are Dr. Ilan Rabinovich, who is reported to have supplied the pills, and representatives of the Second (commercial) Broadcast Authority.