Tel Aviv court bars former Bat Yam mayor convicted of bribery from politics

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 30, 2014 09:07

Tel Aviv Magistrate's Court on Tuesday sentenced former Bat Yam mayor Shlomi Lahiani to six months of community service and declared that his conviction for bribery constituted a crime of moral turpitude.

The significance of the ruling is that Lahiani is barred from resuming his political career for the next seven years.


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