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  7/2/2013, Tammuz 24, 5773

Supreme Court Hearing on State Appeal of Olmert Rulings

A special five-justice panel of the High Court of Justice is scheduled to hear, Tuesday, the state's appeal of the Jerusalem District Court ruling in the corruption cases against former prime minister Ehud Olmert. The court acquitted Olmert on two of the three counts. The appeal also applies to Olmert's former office manager, Shula Zaken.

Following the prosecution's arguments, the defense will respond.