Moshe Katsav Former Israeli President Jailed For RAPE

Moshe Katsav Former Israeli President Jailed For RAPE

Jerusalem : Israel | Mar 22, 2011 at 3:05 AM PDT
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22 Mar 2011: Moshe Katsav has been sent to jail for the next seven years after being convicted for rape and other sexual offences with three female former employees.

Moshe Katsav broke into tears after and screamed at the Judges , that it is a lie the women know its a lie, after that his sons also had a fight with the security guards as they were bring him out of the courtroom when Ex President screamed at the guards "I saw you hurting my sons".

Moshe Katsav denied all the allegations but the Judges found him guilty and said that his testimony had been "riddled with lies."

He is the highest-ranking Israeli official ever to be sent to prison.

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