Former MK Amnon Cohen, released to house arrest, suspected of sexual bribery

The Rishon Lezion Magistrates Court released former Shas MK Amnon Cohen to house arrest on Sunday after he was questioned and detained by police on suspicion of bribery on Wednesday.

According to the Lahav 433 anticorruption unit, former Shas MK Amnon Cohen is being investigated for allegedly receiving bribes from an Israeli businessman during his long legislative tenure. Some of the bribes were of a sexual nature. In return, the former MK is suspected of promoting the businessman’s agenda in several areas.


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