Court permits Yigal Amir to hold son's brit in prison

Yigal Amir, former prime minister Yitzhak Rabin's assassin, would be able to hold his son's brit (circumcision) at the Ayalon Prison next week, the Tel Aviv District Court ruled Thusrday. Larissa Trimbobler, the assassin's wife, gave birth to a son Sunday afternoon at Jerusalem's Bikur Holim Hospital. The hospital did not release any more details and would not let numerous photographers and tabloid journalists through the entrance. Israel Radio reported that the baby's brit would take place on November 4, exactly 12 years after his father shot Rabin, according to the Gregorian calendar.