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  4/3/2013, Nisan 23, 5773

Asher Palmer Terrorist Convicted of Double Murder

Terrorist Wael Salaman Mohammed el-Arjah of Mt Hebron was convicted of the murders of Asher Palmer and his infant son Jonathan by a military court Tuesday. El-Arjah hurled a large rock from an oncoming vehicle at Palmer’s car near Kiyat Arba last year, causing it to crash and killing the two passengers. (NRG)

The verdict of first degree murder is seen as recognition by the courts that rock throwing can be premeditated murder in certain circumstanes.