The Parole Board had delayed its order for seven days in case the state prosecution, which had opposed the request, undertook an appeal.
The rabbi was convicted of trying to bribe the head of the Israel Police’s National Fraud Squad, Ephraim Bracha.
Justice minister had announced the committee's establishment in July to "fight the phenomenon of the spilling of blood on social media."
“I apologize and accept the judgment of the state,” the well-known Rabbi says in court.
Court rejects any submission of evidence by police commander Ephraim Bracha.
Upon touchdown in Israel, Rabbi Pinto was rushed to the hospital complaining of chest pain. After months of delay, Pinto is scheduled to be arraigned on Tuesday morning on corruption charges.
Some groups have accused Pinto of intentionally delaying the hearing to try to back out of the deal.
Movement for Quality Gov’t wants more than 12-month sentence.
Former Lahav 433 police commander Arbiv left post after corruption scandal but continues to proclaim innocence.
According to a civil suit filed in NY Supreme Court, Pinto arranged for detective to arrest plaintiff after threatening him to stop probe.