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Israeli Court Convicts Former PM Olmert in Bribery Case

An Israeli court has convicted former prime minister Ehud Olmert of bribery in a case tied to a development project when he was serving as Jerusalem's mayor. The court in Tel Aviv issued the verdict Monday. Olmert, who was in court, will find out at a later date if he will serve time in prison. The bribery charges are related to the construction of the Holyland housing project in Jerusalem. Prosecutors said Olmert and others accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to...

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