Shimon Cooper gets two life sentences for murders of two ex-wives

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 24, 2016 13:06

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

An Israeli man convicted of murdering two of his ex-wives was sentenced on Sunday to two life sentences in prison.

The High Court of Justice sentenced Shimon Cooper for the murder of his third wife, Jenny, and his first wife, Orit.

In addition to the jail time, the court ordered Cooper to pay reparations amounting to NIS 516,000 to the women's surviving family members.

Related Content

Breaking news
July 17, 2018
Iran arrests four members of suspected Islamic State cell

By REUTERS