Former district court judge Dan Cohen was remanded to police custody on Sunday
until at least Thursday by the Tel Aviv District Court.
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Cohen did not
appear in court, with his lawyer Eitan Maoz informing the court that Cohen was
too exhausted from his Saturday night flight from Peru and requested a few days
to recover and for Maoz to review the case.
Cohen was extradited from
Peru on Saturday night to be tried on charges of bribe-taking, fraud, breach of
trust, causing misleading information to be included in financial reports and
obstruction of justice. He was able to avoid extradition for more than seven