Interesting development concerning former PM Olmert. Personally, I hope it prevents him from becoming PM again, because the last time he tried to give away the Temple Mount and Old City of Jerusalem. Luckily Abbas was too stupid to say yes.
source: http://www.jpost.com/NationalNews/Ar...aspx?id=290923The State Attorney’s Office filed a Supreme Court appeal against the acquittals and light sentence of former prime minister Ehud Olmert on Wednesday night, possibly putting his highly speculated political future into jeopardy.
If the state wins at the Supreme Court level, Olmert could be convicted of harsher crimes than he was at trial, and could even end up going to jail.
The decision could have tremendous repercussions on the upcoming elections, which Olmert has considered taking part in as a challenger to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu...