Yacimovich: Olmert’s return would defile gov’t

15.11.2012                      01.Kislew. 5773                       Rosch Chodesch


Yacimovich: Olmert's return would defile gov't

Labor leader slams former PM as someone who waged "wild campaign" against the rule of law while in office.

Former prime minister Ehud Olmert does not respect the rule of law and his return to politics would be destructive, Labor chairwoman Shelly Yacimovich said on Wednesday.
“There’s intense discussion on whether or not a person who was convicted of a crime will return. He is still sitting on the accused’s bench in another trial, and there’s an appeal against him on the crimes for which he was acquitted,” Yacimovich said of Olmert….