Before entering a correctional facility Katsav will meet with a committee that will interview him and evaluate his physical and emotional health to see whether he is liable to harm himself.
In 2009, Dmitry Oshrenko, 32, his wife Tatiana, 28, and their children Revital, 3, and Netanel, 4 months, were found dead in their Rishon Letzion apartment along with grandparents, Edward and Ludmilla, both 56.
Karlik also convicted of conspiracy to murder, theft, and arson after he was found to have murdered six members of the Osherenko family.
Though the Katyushas have yet to reach the streets of Yavneh, assassination attempts and gang wars are raging there.
Nermin Masoud Abu Ziyyad went missing in 2010; husband suspected in murder.
Nahum Manbar was sentenced to 16 years in 1997 for harming state security; he is seen as one of Israel's greatest security prisoners.
A Qassam rocket was fired at a community in the Eshkol region near the Gaza border yesterday evening. Four rockets hit the Ashdod area yesterday and five hit the Ashkelon area.
Israel Prison Service convoy to hand over 25 Egyptian inmates through the Taba boder crossing in exchange for the suspected Israeli spy.
Rachel Giano 62, was found strangled and stabbed in her burning apartment on Ibn Gvirol Street Tuesday afternoon.
The workers' representatives claim they have not succeeded in improving conditions despite some three years spent in negotiations with the finance and public security ministries.