Supreme Court President Justice Dorit Beinisch and Courts Administration
Director Judge Moshe Gal requested on Monday that Judiciary Ombudsman Supreme
Court Justice (ret.) Eliezer Goldberg conduct an independent investigation into
the circumstances surrounding the suicide of Judge Mourice Benatar, last
According to the Courts Administration Spokeswoman, in the days
following Benatar’s death, Beinisch herself conducted a thorough internal
inspection and found no fault in the treatment Benatar had received from the
various justice systems departments and their directors.
written in a suicide letter that one of the reasons he killed himself was
because of work overload.