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Jewish public defender elected San Francisco district attorney

The son of jailed anti-war radicals, Chesa Boudin stood on a progressive platform

By GABE STUTMAN / JTA
14/11/2019
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Bayit Yehudi).

Public defender unites with Shaked against false convictions

The annual report slammed the system on cannabis, the texting judge, police brutality, and isolation of minors in prison.

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Israeli Public Defender Report: Prosecution destroyed evidence

That Supreme Court decision came after years of struggle by the Public Defender’s Office regarding the issue.

 Salim Joubran

Supreme Court rejects retrial for a man who confessed while intoxicated

The public defender presented new evidence that during the time that Shalom made his partial admission, he was on certain drugs and presented an expert opinion that he could have been delusional.

INMATES WALK through the Hermon Prison in northern Israel last week.

Public defender: Israeli prison conditions still insufficient

The Israeli Public Defender’s Office noted prisoners' inadequate conditions in its annual report.

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