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Closed Society: February 14, 2013

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The charge of incitement to violence has been removed from the indictment of Shimon Siman-Tov, one of the suspects of the lynch in Jerusalem’s Zion Square.

(Hebrew – HaKol HaYehudi)

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February 14th, 2013 at 12:12 pm

Internal Security: November 24, 2012

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The majority of the interrogation records in the Zion Square lynch case in Jerusalem have been erased from police computers.  This could lead to lighter sentences for the 10 defendants in the case. (Ynetnews)

(Hebrew – Ynet)

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November 24th, 2012 at 2:19 pm

Settlers and Settlements: June 2, 2012

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An IDF inquiry found that teenagers from Yitzhar tied up and hit a Palestinian man shot by one of the members of the settlement’s emergency squad. A senior officer with the Judea and Samaria Division said that the justification for shooting was a borderline case – the Palestinian carried a knife but was too far away from the settlers to present a clear and immediate threat.

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June 2nd, 2012 at 5:08 pm

Closed Society: 10 January, 2011

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Unknown persons smashed the windows of a Palestinian vehicle parked last Saturday in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of Occupied East Jerusalem. The Kol Hayehudi site claims that this is in response to an attempt to lynch Jews in the Abu Tor neighborhood.

(Hebrew)

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January 10th, 2011 at 2:59 am