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  3/31/2014, Adar Bet 29, 5774

Holyland Judge: Corrupt Government Rotting for Years


Judge David Rosen of the Tel Aviv District Court attacked the Jerusalem city government and the legal system, Monday morning, as he began delivering verdicts in the Holyland development case, which involved approval of the Holyland real-estate project after it appeared headed for rejection.

Commenting on decease state witness Shmuel Dachner, Rosen said, "It's a corrupt system of government that has been rotting for years." Referring to Dachner, he said, "He went to the police, not out of [personal] qualms. He decided to go onto the witness stand and expose the corruption scandal after examining all the aspects in his favor."

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