The Justice Ministry is promoting an initiative that allows police officers to perform body searches in public places, including hospitals and bars.
Defense attorney claims that admissions by Harpaz were made under pressure by police interrogators.
Outstanding negligence probe of one of the candidates would deny her a honest chance at the position.
Police ask court to extend detention of Lt. Col. (res.) Boaz Harpaz, suspected of forging the so-called Galant document and obstructing justice.
Olmert suspected of having received hundreds of thousands of shekels in exchange for his political influence as Jerusalem Mayor and Industry and Trade Minister.
Former Bank Hapoalim chairman alleged to have paid over a million shekels to curry favor with the Israel Lands Administration.