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  5/20/2013, Sivan 11, 5773

Mayor of Ramat Hasharon Charged with Corporate Fraud

An indictment was filed with the Tel Aviv Magistrates Court, Monday, charging Mayor Yitzchak Rochberger of Ramat Hasharon with falsifying documents and corporate fraud and breach of trust.

According to the indictment, Rochberger served as chairman of the Training (hishtalmut in Hebrew) Fund for Local-authorities Workers in addition to serving as mayor, and received a salary from the fund in addition to his mayor's salary, in violation of the law.