Boaz Yona is freed from prison in mass release

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 1, 2012 12:30

 
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Former head of the Heftsiba construction company Boaz Yona, who was convicted of swindling real estate customers, was released as part of a massive prisoner release Thursday. Yona was sentenced to seven years in prison in 2008 after signing a plea bargain that also included NIS 8 million to his victims.

The Israel Prison Service was releasing 600 prisoners Thursday in order to reduce the overall prison population.

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