Former Minister Binyamin Ben Eliezer will not be present at the court session on his case, which will be held on Monday, February 22, according to the portal Ynet.
According to published information, the court released Ben Eliezer from the obligation to attend the meeting for health reasons.
It is noted that a few days ago lawyers Ben Eliezer asked the court to release them under a protective from participation in the process for health reasons.
Currently, the court has not given a definitive answer to the request of the defence, satisfying only request for the nearest courtroom.
The indictment against former defense Minister Benjamin Ben-Eliezer had presented to the district court of tel Aviv on 2 December.
A former politician is accused of taking bribes, defrauding of public trust, violation of the prohibition on money laundering and tax violations.
The indictment was brought by the decision of the legal adviser of Yehuda Weinstein after the hearings, all the arguments of lawyers «Fuad» were rejected.