He has been in jail for over 20 years, more as preventive detention than as punishment. Like a sex offender he is widely regarded as incapable of reforming but still capable of doing damage. His sympathizers will have to present a united front, and he himself must cooperate with them. Tenet was arguably his most powerful single living enemy and Tenet looks more like a self-pitying fool every day. But Pollard must show that he is not dangerous at a time when the word "traitor" has achieved more currency in US life than at any time in the last half century.
Man shot dead in northern Israel town of Bi'ina, police say the murder was gang related (Haaretz)
from the article: Ex-CIA director: I prevented move to release spy for Israel