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  11/17/2011, Cheshvan 20, 5772

Price Tag Charges Include Threatening Peace Now Leader

Charges were filed in the Jerusalem Magistrates Court, Thursday, against a Jerusalem-area resident accused of threatening Yariv Oppenheirmer, leader of the leftist Peace Now (Shalom Achshav) organization. The suspect was also charged with incitement to racism in connection with the spray painting of the words "Price Tag" (Tag Mechir) at various Jerusalem-area locations.

The court extended the remand of the detainee until next Wednesday.