C’tee dashes MK’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’ dreams

22.03.2012                      28.Adar. 5772                      Jom Kippur Katan

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C'tee dashes MK’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’ dreams

Knesset Ethics Committee tells Kadima MK Nino Abesadze she may not be a contestant on the popular TV show.

MK Nino Abesadze (Kadima) may have dreamed of being spun around in a sequined gown on popular television program Dancing with the Stars, but her ballroom dancing aspirations were quashed on Wednesday, following a Knesset Ethics Committee decision that MKs may not be contestants on reality TV shows.
The Ethics Committee adopted a document by Knesset legal adviser Eyal Yinon from earlier this week, which said that it is legally problematic for MKs to sign a contract with a television grantee or to commit to appear regularly on a TV or radio program, or write a regular column for a newspaper, magazine or website….