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  סיון 19, 5771 , 21/06/11

House Arrest for Suspects in Torching of Arab Car

The Jerusalem Magistrates Court released 21-year-old Yisca Weiss to house arrest for five days Tuesday in connection with the torching of an Arab's car in Hevron after police admitted that the evidence against her was week. A 17-year-old girl arrested in the case was also released to house arrest.

Attorney David Halevy of the Honenu legal-aid organization,who represented the suspects, said it was clear that the police could not back their statements and all claims about "price-tag" reactions to other events beame irrelevant."

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