Mandelblit seems only likely to agree to a deal with jail time, a sharp break from previous position; PM demands indictment be amended.
Katz still has an opportunity to get the case closed at a pre-indictment hearing before Mandelblit.
Justices to hear arguments against rotation deal and allowing Netanyahu, under indictment, to serve as alternate prime minister.
Two of the involved terrorist were shot and killed by IDF forces on the spot, while the third one, a minor, was arrested and sentenced on Monday.
"If Mandelblit does not resign and dismiss the indictments we will reveal more things."
Netanyahu’s advisers find themselves in a pickle with trials and coronavirus
Even as the courts will remain open, the statement said that judges will be lenient about accepting requests from lawyers to delay hearings during the lockdown.
The problem for making Netanyahu a suspect both in the past and even now is the difference between the law and "what everyone knows" is common sense.
New questions about one of these state’s witnesses – or in this case a potential state witness who did not pan out to be one – were raised at Sunday’s hearing before the Jerusalem District Court.
The hearing was punctuated by Vishniyak’s family confronting Almog, who appeared via videoconferencing, during court discussions, shouting at him, “Murderer, look at me!”