Sunday, May 08, 2016
Hebron 2016 and Tel Aviv 1946
The case of Elior Azaria is stirring much controversy.
But from a legal standpoint, could his lawyers be assisted by any previous incident and how it was treated in the courts? Could there be a parallel historical judgment?
Maybe the killing of Amram Rosenberg in Tel Aviv in June 1946 and the subsequent treatment of the officer involved is relevant?
Let us permit the newspaper reports and a book reference provide us the facts:
and the result:
Of course, I wrote parallel and not an exact precedent, but still, any comments?