Katzav wants a pardon like Olmert's

Former President asks Rivlin to pardon him and remove his parole restrictions.Reut Hadar, 8/8/2017, 5:42 AM

Police oppose relaxing Katzav's parole conditions

The police opposed a request by former president Moshe Katzav to relax his parole conditions and allow him to leave his house at night.Yoel Domb, 3/13/2017, 8:35 PM

Former president Moshe Katsav released from jail

Former president Moshe Katsav was released from jail, after the state did not appeal the Parole Board's decision to release him.Arutz Sheva, 12/21/2016, 7:20 PM

Coalition chair: What's all the noise about?

Coalition chair David Bitan responds to complaints about his recent declaration that 'it's better if Arabs don't vote.'Hezki Baruch, 12/10/2016, 9:10 PM

Convicted former president: 'I have no energy to fight'

Former president Moshe Katzav has decided not to appeal the Parole Board's sentence. "I do not want to prove my innocence"Rachel Kaplan, 8/4/2016, 5:30 PM

Ex-President Katzav denied parole

Parole board denies former President Katzav early release.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 8/4/2016, 2:41 PM

Katzav confident he'll be released from prison

A day before Parole Board announces its decision on early release of former president, he tells associates he's confident he'll be released.Ben Ariel, 8/4/2016, 4:42 AM

Will Katzav be released next week?

Reports say prison authorities may recommend that former President be released from prison - if he agrees to a rehabilitation plan.Ben Ariel, 7/14/2016, 4:05 AM

Katzav's wife met with Rivlin twice

Gila Katzav, wife of former president, reportedly met twice with current President Reuven Rivlin to discuss a pardon for her husband.Ben Ariel, 5/2/2016, 12:13 AM

Rivlin considering clemency for Katzav

President Rivlin to weigh granting clemency to Katzav over declining health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2016, 7:57 AM

Katzav gets a Passover vacation from jail

Prison Service decides that ex-President convicted on two counts of rape can spend Passover with his family because he fits the 'criterion.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2016, 2:16 PM

Ex-president Moshe Katzav put on prison suicide watch

After being denied parole, concerns over former president Katzav's emotional state prompt 24-hour suicide watch.David Rosenberg, 4/7/2016, 10:26 AM

Top female politicians welcome Katzav ruling

Leading politicians on all sides of political spectrum welcome rejection of request to shorten sentence of ex-president, convicted of rape.Hezki Baruch, 4/6/2016, 1:35 PM

Ex-president denied early release from prison

Parole committee rejects request of Moshe Katzav, who was convicted on two charges of rape, to be released early.Orli Harari, 4/6/2016, 12:37 PM

State clears way for ex-president Katzav's early release

Former President Katzav, serving 7 year sentence for rape, poised to leave prison after state withdraws objections to early release.David Rosenberg, 4/3/2016, 1:05 PM

Rapist ex-president cries in court

Parole committee decision postponed by a week, as Moshe Katzav refuses to admit two counts of rape and cries during hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2016, 10:56 PM

Supreme Court Rejects Moshe Katzav Retrial Request

Retrial rejected for not citing enough evidence for 'reasonable doubt,' court rules.Tova Dvorin, 5/19/2014, 7:58 PM

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Former President Moshe Katzav to Request Retrial

Former president's lawyers say evidence supporting an original District Court's rape verdict can be challenged.Adam Ross, 10/14/2013, 1:51 PM

Katzav's Accuser – Accused of Stalking

A woman who played a central role in the public trial of ex-president faces accusations of stalking.Gil Ronen, 5/14/2013, 10:09 AM

Katzav on First Prison Vacation as Son Weds

Former President Moshe Katzav, who is serving time for rape, got his first leave Sunday to attend his son’s wedding. Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2012, 8:46 PM

Katzav to Serve 7 Years in Prison, Court Decides

President Moshe Katzav will serve 7 years in prison, the High Court decided Thursday morning.David Lev, 11/10/2011, 11:00 AM

No Prison Time for Katzav - for Now

The Supreme Court has ruled: former President Moshe Katzav will not enter prison until his appeal is decided.Hillel Fendel, 5/19/2011, 11:28 AM

Katsav Verdict: Undecided

No decision yet on whether to send former President Moshe Katzav to prison until the appeals process ends. Chana Ya'ar, 5/11/2011, 3:11 PM

Women's Groups Accused of 'Witch Hunt' Mentality

Women's groups' behavior in Katzav case comes under scrutiny. Poll shows much distaste for these groups among Israeli women.Gil Ronen, 3/23/2011, 2:46 PM

Katzav was Blackmailed and Bullied, Says Former Employee

Woman who worked in former president's bureau explains what she thinks really led to his conviction. Dissenting judge decries 'kangaroo court.'Gil Ronen, 3/22/2011, 2:59 PM

Seven Years in Prison for Katzav

Former President Moshe Katzav has been sentenced to seven years in prison.Hillel Fendel, 3/22/2011, 9:47 AM

Columnist: Katzav was Lynched by Media

Popular columnist Ben-Dror Yemini thinks a leftist-feminist coalition backed by journalists ganged up on former president. Gil Ronen, 1/3/2011, 4:10 PM

Katzav Said: 'This is Happening to Me Because of Gush Katif'

Moshe Feiglin writes that in a meeting with a third person, former president said his woes are punishment for Disengagement.Gil Ronen, 1/2/2011, 6:07 PM

Katzav Trial Fallout: Immodest Dress A Factor in Sex Offenses?

A former district court judge says immodest dress by women cannot be blamed for the Katzav case, but more modesty would reduce sex offenses. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/2/2011, 2:59 PM

Atty. Sheftel on Katzav: Judges' Sense of Justice Questionable

Maverick lawyer Yoram Sheftel: "Justice was not served in the Katzav case, judges couldn't withstand media pressure, no evidence against Katzav."Hillel Fendel, 12/30/2010, 5:17 PM

Lawmakers: Katzav Conviction Sends Message to Women

Lawmakers says the Katzav rape conviction sends a strong message of equal rights to Israeli women.Chana Ya'ar, 12/30/2010, 5:07 PM

Katzav Convicted of Rape and Molestation

Ex-President Moshe Katzav has been convicted of two counts of rape and the other sexual offenses on which he was charged.Hillel Fendel, 12/30/2010, 10:07 AM

Court to Hold Open Session for Katzav Verdict Thursday

Court bows to pressure by news organizations, decides to let the media and public into the courtroom.Gil Ronen, 12/26/2010, 6:01 PM

Former Ministers Head to Jail, Former President in Court

Former Ministers Shlomo Benizri and Avraham Hirschson began their jail sentences Tuesday. Former President Katzav began his trial.Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2009, 6:51 PM