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  כסלו 16, 5774 , 19/11/13

Shai Nitzan Recommended for State Prosecutor

The search committee assigned to choose a new state prosecutor on Monday night recommended Deputy Attorney General Shai Nitzan for the position. Nitzan will replace outgoing state prosecutor Moshe Lador, who will step down in December.

The Justice Ministry welcomed Nitzan’s appointment, saying, “At the end of the process, after reviewing the nominations of the four candidates who appeared before it, the committee came to the conclusion that Nitzan was the prominent candidate, through his professional expertise gained in the various departments of the State Attorney's Office and the Ministry of Justice.”

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