2 in north arrested for pressuring daughter to kill herself

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 23, 2011 13:29

The Haifa District Court extended the remand of the parents of a 16-year-old girl from the north who are suspected of pressuring the girl to commit suicide after claiming that she harmed the family's "honor."

The couple is also suspected of threatening and assaulting their daughter and obstruction of justice.

Police rescued the girl after she was attacked by her parents. Her body showed signs of violence.


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