The lawyers of Katsav are responsible for the witch-hunt that ensued, after they had publicly coddled both Katsav ("what is a kiss and a hug?!") and his family beyond all reason. Their behaviour wounded Katsav's victims anew, and infuriated the populace.
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from the article: Shendar: Public misled on Katsav plea bargain