Former Israeli Judge Who Fled to Peru to Escape Fraud Charges Gets 5.5 Years in Jail

Dan Cohen agrees to plea bargain, which cuts six months off of his expected to jail time on account of three months already served in Peru prior to extradition, and another three months in Israel.

The Tel Aviv District Prosecutor's Office reached a plea bargain Tuesday with former Judge Dan Cohen that will put him behind bars for five and a half...