Will MK Impeachment Law be used for the first time on Arab Israeli MK?

The new law allowing 90 lawmakers to vote to remove a colleague from office may be used for the first time against MK Basel Ghattas (Joint List) who is suspected of sneaking a cell phone to Palestinian security prisoners.

Environmental Protection Minister Ze’ev Elkin began the process delineated in the law to bring about a vote to impeach an MK, gathering 70 signatures, 10 of which must come from the opposition, calling to hold a hearing in the Knesset House Committee.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Will-MK-Impeachment-Law-be-used-for-the-first-time-on-Arab-Israeli-MK-475811

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