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  2/2/2012, Shevat 9, 5772

Sheikh Jarrach Woman Convicted for Dousing MK Ben-Ari


The Jerusalem Magistrates Court convicted a woman from the Shimon Hatzaddik (Sheikh Jarrach in Arabic) neighborhood of Jerusalem, Thursday, for pouring water on Member of Knesset Michael Ben-Ari (National Union), about two years ago near the grave of Shimon Hatzadik. Ben-Ari reacted by saying, "I expect the prosecution to seek a prison sentence as is requested in cases of left-wing Knesset members who have been attacked."

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