Former PM Olmert sentenced to 6 years in prison
ByYonah Jeremy Bob
13 May 2014 10:13

Former prime minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday for his conviction for accepting bribes in the Holyland real estate affair.

The judge said in his decision that the higher the public post of an individual the harsher the punishment for bribery should be.







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