Delaying Just to be Delaying == Mistake - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ovadiah ben Avraham
    • 08.04.10 | 12:31 (IDT)

    Delaying is SOP for corruption and sex trials for Israeli politicians who fall down that path. In this case it seems like a mistake. If I were the Olmert defense team, I would want to accelerate as quickly as possible. The further Messer sinks the more likely he is to cut a state's evidence deal / plea bargain. The more corruption evidence that is testified to the more chances for collateral links to Olmert's multiple cases.

    from the article: Olmert trial postponed until next month
    First published 10:23 08.04.10 | Last updated 16:26 13.04.10
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