Court Rejects Former Prime Minister Olmert's Plea Deal, Adding Month to Sentence

Olmert will begin jail time mid-February, but Israel's top court must still rule on final case and decide if former prime minister will be jailed for 19 or 27 months.

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The Jerusalem District's Court rejected Wednesday a plea bargain agreement the prosecution signed with Ehud Olmert whereby he admitted to and was convicted of two counts of obstruction of justice. The court's...