Olmert Tries Ignorance As Defense; Throws Aide Under Bus

Former prime minister Ehud Olmert put his double-billing indictment in the 'Rishon Tours Affair' on an aide's shoulders; claimed ignorance.Gabe Kahn., 6/9/2011, 8:57 PM

Mubarak to be Detained for 15 More Days

Former Egyptian President further detained over corruption charges; his wife is being questioned as well.Elad Benari, 5/13/2011, 4:12 AM

Likud: 'Double Payment' was From Single Group

An alleged double payment for one of PM Netanyahu's trips actually came from a single organization with two names, Likud sources say.Maayana Miskin, 4/8/2011, 10:44 AM

Fighting Corruption – a Global Concern

Israel joins founding of international group that aims to increase knowledge, cooperation on fighting corruption worldwide.Maayana Miskin, 12/22/2010, 6:58 PM

IDF More Trusted than Courts, Knesset

The IDF remains Israel's most trusted public institution, easily surpassing the Knesset and the police.Maayana Miskin, 12/10/2010, 10:20 AM

PA in Turmoil over Sex-Corruption Scandal

The plot thickens: Abbas suspends chief of staff, suspected in sex scandal. He in turn says he is the victim of an Israeli plot. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/15/2010, 12:29 AM

Peres: Israel is Not Corrupt

President Peres, speaking at a conference in Eilat, said Ben Gurion told him to “be a moral person” and added, "Israel is not a corrupt country.Gil Ronen, 12/2/2009, 4:36 AM

Public Corruption on Display

Coming soon to your neighborhood: an exhibition of public corruption. The unusual display may even make its way overseas.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/29/2009, 7:23 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

Police Call to Indict Olmert over Political Appointments

Police have recommended that former PM Olmert be indicted for appointing political allies. Maayana Miskin, 7/20/2009, 7:50 PM

Case Closed against Olmert on Cremieux Home

Mazuz has closed the case against Olmert, who was suspected of bribery in purchasing a Jerusalem home. Three other indictments still await him.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/20/2009, 12:57 PM

Ex-Finance Minister Hirschson Sentenced to 5.5 Years in Jail

Ex-Finance Minister Hirschson was sentenced to five years and five months in prison for theft, deceit, breach of trust and money laundering.Maayana Miskin, 6/24/2009, 12:42 PM

Supreme Court Jails Ex-Minister Benizri for 4 Years

The Supreme Court has increased a sentence given to former Minister Benizri (Shas) from 18 months in prison to four years.Maayana Miskin, 6/24/2009, 11:45 AM