Moshe Katzav

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Katzav wants a pardon like Olmert's

Katzav wants a pardon like Olmert's

Former President asks Rivlin to pardon him and remove his parole restrictions.Reut Hadar, 08/08/2017 05:42
Police oppose relaxing Katzav's parole conditions

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, 13/03/2017 20:35
Former president Moshe Katsav released from jail

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, 21/12/2016 19:20
Coalition chair: What's all the noise about?

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, 10/12/2016 21:10
Former president: 'I have no energy to fight'

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, 04/08/2016 17:30
Ex-President Katzav denied parole

Ex-President Katzav denied parole

Parole board denies former President Katzav early release.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 04/08/2016 14:41
Katzav confident he'll be released from prison

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, 04/08/2016 04:42
Will Katzav be released next week?

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, 14/07/2016 04:05
Katzav's wife met with Rivlin twice

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, 02/05/2016 00:13
Rivlin considering clemency for Katzav

Rivlin considering clemency for Katzav

President Rivlin to weigh granting clemency to Katzav over declining health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2016 07:57
Katzav gets a Passover vacation from jail

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, 20/04/2016 14:16
Ex-president Katzav put on prison suicide watch

Ex-president 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, 07/04/2016 10:26
Top female politicians welcome Katzav ruling

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, 06/04/2016 13:35
Ex-president denied early release from prison

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, 06/04/2016 12:37
State clears way for ex-president early release

State clears way for ex-president early release

Former President Katzav, serving 7 year sentence for rape, poised to leave prison after state withdraws objections to early release.David Rosenberg, 03/04/2016 13:05
Rapist ex-president cries in court

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, 27/03/2016 22:56
Supreme Court Rejects Moshe Katzav Retrial Request

Supreme Court Rejects Moshe Katzav Retrial Request

Retrial rejected for not citing enough evidence for 'reasonable doubt,' court rules.Tova Dvorin, 19/05/2014 19:58
The impurity of Kerry

The impurity of Kerry

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Former President Moshe Katzav to Request Retrial

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, 14/10/2013 13:51
Katzav's Accuser – Accused of Stalking

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, 14/05/2013 10:09
Katzav on First Prison Vacation as Son Weds

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, 20/05/2012 20:46
Katzav to Serve 7 Years in Prison, Court Decides

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, 10/11/2011 11:00
Katzav at Home, for Now

Katzav at Home, for Now

The Supreme Court has ruled: former President Moshe Katzav will not enter prison until his appeal is decided.Hillel Fendel, 19/05/2011 11:28
Katsav Verdict: Undecided

Katsav Verdict: Undecided

No decision yet on whether to send former President Moshe Katzav to prison until the appeals process ends. Chana Ya'ar, 11/05/2011 15:11
Women's Groups in 'Witch Hunt'

Women's Groups in 'Witch Hunt'

Women's groups' behavior in Katzav case comes under scrutiny. Poll shows much distaste for these groups among Israeli women.Gil Ronen, 23/03/2011 14:46
'Katzav was Blackmailed'

'Katzav was Blackmailed'

Woman who worked in former president's bureau explains what she thinks really led to his conviction. Dissenting judge decries 'kangaroo court.'Gil Ronen, 22/03/2011 14:59
Seven Years in Prison for Katzav

Seven Years in Prison for Katzav

Former President Moshe Katzav has been sentenced to seven years in prison.Hillel Fendel, 22/03/2011 09:47
'Katzav Lynched by Media'

'Katzav Lynched by Media'

Popular columnist Ben-Dror Yemini thinks a leftist-feminist coalition backed by journalists ganged up on former president. Gil Ronen, 03/01/2011 16:10
Katzav: 'Because of Gush Katif'

Katzav: '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, 02/01/2011 18:07
Katzav Trial and Immodest Dress

Katzav Trial and Immodest Dress

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, 02/01/2011 14:59
Sheftel: Katzav is Innocent

Sheftel: Katzav is Innocent

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

Katzav Verdict: Message to Women

Lawmakers says the Katzav rape conviction sends a strong message of equal rights to Israeli women.Chana Ya'ar, 30/12/2010 17:07
Katzav Convicted of Rape

Katzav Convicted of Rape

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

Katzav Verdict Thursday

Court bows to pressure by news organizations, decides to let the media and public into the courtroom.Gil Ronen, 26/12/2010 18:01
Former Leaders in Jail, Court

Former Leaders in Jail, Court

Former Ministers Shlomo Benizri and Avraham Hirschson began their jail sentences Tuesday. Former President Katzav began his trial.Maayana Miskin, 01/09/2009 18:51