The court ordered 8 months in jail and a fine of 100,000 shekels – less than the sum he received illegally in envelopes from the American tycoon.
U.S.-born Gold, a former UN envoy, served as the prime minister's political adviser.
Officially, the Rabbinate says that American-born Rabbi Shlomo Riskin may not have tenure removed due to technicality.
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