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  7/10/2012, Tammuz 20, 5772

Kadima MK Demands Answers Following Olmert Aquittal


Member of Knesset Yoel Hasson of the Kadima Party demanded a full hearing following the acquittal of former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert. Olmert, also of the Kadima Parrty was acquitted of several bribery charges on Tuesday. Hasson said the country was "shaken up" for nothing and demanded, "it is important to weigh all considerations before filing charges like these against a former Prime Minister. Who 's decision was it to file charges? What was their background? What were their motives?"