Slippery Slope

Notes From a Crumbling Democracy

Police: 6th December, 2010

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The Haifa District Court overturned the decision of the Peace Court, and cancelled the extended detention of the boys from Osafiya, suspected of leaving a fire unattended, thereby causing the Carmel fire. “No one disputes that the fire is a national disaster, traumatic for many, especially for people whose loved ones were killed by it; and yet the narrow shoulders of two minors, aged 14 and 16, ought not to carry the burden of this national disaster”, wrote the judge. (Hebrew)

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December 9th, 2010 at 12:40 pm