The Lithuanian Ultra-Orthodox leadership is facing heavy public pressure, and fears its status might be undermined.
In effect, Tirosh symbolize the old, despicable and indistinct politics, of which Sharon is the spearhead.
Most western countries only privatized technical services in the prisons - construction, catering, laundry, psychiatric care, and other services.
The Likud continues to exist as a gargantuan machine, kept on respirator by moneyed interests, but as a political movement has no real raison d'etre.
Supreme Court President Aharon Barak is the last one who has the right to object to an "agenda" for a person interested in being a judge.