Moshe Katsav

Israel court extends ex-leader Ehud Olmert's prison sentence

An Israeli court extended former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's 18-month prison sentence by a month today for pressuring a confidant not to testify in multiple legal cases against him.

Feb 10, 2016, 16:34 PM IST

Israel's vice premier resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

Israeli Vice Premier Silvan Shalom, a veteran politician in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu`s right-wing Likud party, resigned on Sunday following allegations that he had sexually harassed several women during his career.

Dec 21, 2015, 10:27 AM IST

Israel: Moshe Katsav asks for clemency

Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav is currently serving a seven-year prison sentence for raping three employees.

Oct 15, 2012, 20:59 PM IST

Jailed ex-Israeli Prez freed briefly for son`s wedding

Moshe Katsav is currently serving a seven-year prison sentence after being unanimously convicted of two counts of rape, two counts of sexual harassment and obstruction of justice.

May 20, 2012, 21:28 PM IST

Ex-Israeli leader Katsav claims innocence

Israel`s former President Moshe Katsav insisted he is an innocent man who has been faithful to his wife.

Dec 07, 2011, 20:46 PM IST

Former Israeli president Katsav arrives at prison

Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav has arrived at a prison in central Israel to begin serving his seven-year rape sentence.

Dec 07, 2011, 13:53 PM IST

Disgraced Israeli ex-president says he`s a `wreck`

The court upheld a ruling that Katsav, 65, raped a former employee while he was a Cabinet minister and sexually harassed
two other women during his presidency from 2000 to 2007.

Nov 16, 2011, 23:04 PM IST

Ex-Israeli president to serve 7 years for rape

Katsav`s conviction was a stunning fall from grace for a man who rose from humble beginnings to become a symbol of success for Mizrahi Jews.

Nov 10, 2011, 15:51 PM IST

Katsav may have had sexual relationship with staff

Katsav was convicted in December of two counts of rape, two counts of sexual harassment, an indecent act using force,
and obstruction of justice.

Aug 07, 2011, 21:16 PM IST

Katsav gets reprieve in sex harassment case

Ex-Israeli president was sentenced to seven years in prison for rape and sexual harassment.

May 18, 2011, 21:27 PM IST

Former Israeli president may kill himself: Report

Former president Moshe Katsav has been sentenced to 7 years in jail for rape.

Mar 24, 2011, 15:45 PM IST

Former Israeli president Katsav convicted of rape

Former Israel president Katsav claims to be a victim of political witch-hunt.

Dec 30, 2010, 15:16 PM IST

Former Israel President in dock for rape charges

The trial of Israel`s ex-President
Moshe Katsav, facing charges of rape and other sexual
offences, got underway at a Tel Aviv court on Tuesday with women`s
groups rallying in solidarity with the complainants outside.

Sep 01, 2009, 22:10 PM IST

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