Where the Benjamin Netanyahu trials stand - and where they are going - analysis

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Where the Benjamin Netanyahu trials stand - and where they are going - analysis
Most observers believe that if there is a plea deal, it will only be after the November 1 election – and only if Netanyahu fails to form a government.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Published: AUGUST 15, 2022

On September 5, in the height of election season, the trial of former prime minister (and current candidate) Benjamin Netanyahu will restart after an approximate six-week summer recess. What have been the latest developments, and where will the trial go from here? The trial opened in May 2000 and witnesses were first called in April 2021. The focus, so far, has mostly been on Case 4000 – the Bezeq-Walla Affair. But this past summer, the prosecution started to dig deeper into Case 1000 – the Illegal Gifts Affair. When the trial restarts, it will be at the tail end of the cross-examination of Hadas Klein, an aide to billionaire tycoon Arnon Milchan and key prosecution witness against Netanyahu.

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