Yishai Shlissel

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Stabber's family to remain out of Jerusalem

Stabber's family to remain out of Jerusalem

Police detain Yishai Shlissel's mother, brothers for questioning, order them to stay out of Jerusalem during Pride Parade.Orly Harrari, 20/07/2016 12:27
Zion Square to become 'Tolerance Square'

Zion Square to become 'Tolerance Square'

Municipality and NIF group agree to rename square in honor of Shira Banki, who was slain during a gay parade.Gil Ronen, 16/02/2016 22:32
Gay Pride Stabber Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

Gay Pride Stabber Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

Yishai Shlissel to be charged with murder and attempted murder after psychiatric evaluation finds him responsible for his actions.Cynthia Blank, 20/08/2015 09:28
Gay Pride Victims Kept in Dark About Investigation

Gay Pride Victims Kept in Dark About Investigation

Victims call on police to apologize for their role in allowing the stabber to attend the event and attack again.Tova Dvorin, 16/08/2015 09:09
Gay Pride Stabber Sent to Psychiatric Ward

Gay Pride Stabber Sent to Psychiatric Ward

Yishai Shlissel sent for further observation after being sentenced for evaluation last week. Could he be deemed unfit to stand trial?Tova Dvorin, 10/08/2015 22:59
Jerusalem Wall Poster War Over Gay Parade Stabber

Jerusalem Wall Poster War Over Gay Parade Stabber

Posters condemn Yishai Shlissel as a 'disgusting creature,' days after extremists plastered flyers praising his actions.Moshe Cohen, 06/08/2015 12:57
Gay Pride Stabber Had Psychotic Incident in Prison

Gay Pride Stabber Had Psychotic Incident in Prison

Yishai Shlissel was declared a paranoid psychotic in 2009 and resisted psychiatric care - but police did nothing about it.Tova Dvorin, 05/08/2015 20:59
Gay Pride Stabber Sent for Psychiatric Observation

Gay Pride Stabber Sent for Psychiatric Observation

Jerusalem Magistrates Court unsure whether Yishai Shlissel is fit to stand trial after he refuses to participate in legal proceedings.Tova Dvorin, 05/08/2015 17:05
Stabber's Mother Expresses Sorrow for Son's Deed

Stabber's Mother Expresses Sorrow for Son's Deed

'We think it's really a great tragedy,' says Rivka Shlissel. 'We regret this very much and pray for the immediate recovery of the victims.'Tova Dvorin, 04/08/2015 14:49
'Blame the Police for Gay Stabbing, Not Lehava'

'Blame the Police for Gay Stabbing, Not Lehava'

Leader of Lehava group answers Labor leader's call to label his group 'terrorist' just because it demonstrated against the gay parade.Eliran Aharon, 03/08/2015 09:43
Jerusalem Police Violently Arrest Rabbi's Wife

Jerusalem Police Violently Arrest Rabbi's Wife

Police wound rabbi's wife while arresting her on suspicion of knowing haredi stabber at gay parade, rush her to the hospital.Uzi Baruch, 01/08/2015 23:38
Pride Stabber 'Does Not Recognize' Israeli Gov't

Pride Stabber 'Does Not Recognize' Israeli Gov't

Yishai Shlissel, who stabbed six people at the Jerusalem Gay Pride parade, says he did it because Israel 'does not follow Torah law.'Tova Dvorin, 31/07/2015 12:57
'Gay Parade Stabber Desecrated G-d's Name'

'Gay Parade Stabber Desecrated G-d's Name'

Leading religious Zionist rabbi, Rabbi Druckman, strongly condemns haredi attacker and says arson in Arab village is 'anti-Jewish.'Uzi Baruch, 31/07/2015 12:36
'Fight Gay Parade - Within Framework of the Law'

'Fight Gay Parade - Within Framework of the Law'

Jerusalem councilman condemns stabbing attack on Jerusalem gay parade, calls to continue legal opposition to provocative march.Hezki Baruch, 31/07/2015 07:23
Six Stabbed at Jerusalem Gay Pride March

Six Stabbed at Jerusalem Gay Pride March

Haredi attacker is the same man jailed for attacking parade in 2005, had only just been released from jail.Ari Soffer, 30/07/2015 20:02