Baram to be charged
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Petach Tikva Magistrates Court extended the remand of Uri Baram who is accused of distributing short films extremely critical of Deputy Attorney General Shai Nitzan and Defense Minister Ehud Barak. Baram admitted doing so but claimed that he only wanted to encourage public discussion. The official charge is to be announced this week. Attorney Guy Shemer of the Tzion Amir Law Offices will represent Baram on behalf of Honenu.