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Rahm Emanuel announces his candidacy for Mayor

Did Chicago's mayor stop Jonathan Pollard's prison release?

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the son of an Israeli, took credit for convincing President Bill Clinton not to release from prison Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard.

Jonathan Pollard

Trump reportedly 'considering' letting Pollard move to Israel

Pollard was paroled from prison in November 2015, after serving 30 years of a life sentence for spying for an ally. Former spy says "I just want to go home.'

29/04/2018
Jonathan and Esther Pollard

Pollard to Netanyahu: Don’t forget me in talks with Trump

Could Pollard be Trump's ticket to redemption in the eyes of the Israeli right?

21/05/2017
Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu meet at the Trump tower

How Trump can win over Israelis

Perhaps he won’t move the US Embassy, but there is one thing he could do to heal his impression on Israelis.

20/05/2017
Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard leaves a federal courthouse in New York

No decision yet on Pollard parole conditions after appeal

Current conditions require Pollard to wear a GPS monitoring device that forces him to violate the Sabbath.

18/05/2017
Jonathan and Esther Pollard

Our World: Senator Menendez and the Pollard effect

Pollard’s disproportionate punishment is a powerful expression of official, state-sanctioned antisemitism in America.

Jonathan and Esther Pollard

Pollard loses challenge to US parole conditions

Eliot Lauer, a lawyer for Pollard, said he was disappointed with the ruling and said his attorneys were studying it.

By REUTERS
12/08/2016
Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard leaves a federal courthouse in New York

US spy chief: 'Pollard holds sensitive information, his freedom should be restricted'

Clapper's opinion comes in the midst of court deliberations in the New York State court over Pollard's harsh parole conditions.

By MAARIV ONLINE
15/04/2016
Pollard court

Pollard’s punitive parole

Pollard was sentenced on the basis of private statements to the judge by then secretary of defense Caspar Weinberger, which were never seen by Pollard’s lawyers nor subjected to cross-examination.

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