The body of an American tourist found in his Eilat hotel room on Monday night was released for burial after differences between the police and Zaka on a proposed autopsy were resolved, Zaka reported.
On Tuesday, police requested that the Magistrate's Court authorize an autopsy to determine the circumstances of the tourist's death.
The court rejected the request following objections by Zaka representatives.
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