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  4/9/2014, Nissan 9, 5774

Police Finish Investigating Olmert for 9 Hours


The interview of former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and his lawyer ended Wednesday evening at the offices of the National Fraud Unit after nine hours. The two were questioned on suspicion of obstruction of justice and coercing testimony. Olmert was interviewed the previous day as well and the investigating is schedule to continue tomorrow. Last week Olmert, as mayor of Jerusalem in the 1990s, was convicted of corruption in the Holyland apartment complex scandal. It was one of many scandals involving bribery and graft.