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  7/24/2012, Av 5, 5772

Uri Blau Convicted for Possession of Classified Info


The Tel Aviv Magistrates Court convicted Ha'aretz reporter Uri Blau, Tuesday morning, who confessed, under a plea bargain, to possessing classified information. Blau received almost 1,800 documents copied by Anat Kam when she was a soldier in the Israel Defense Forces' Central Command.

Kam is serving a 54-month sentence for passing Blau the documents. Attorneys have recommended four months of public service for Blau.