Family of Israeli Arab woman killed by IDF fire to get state compensation

05.12.2011                      09.Kislev. 5772

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Family of Israeli Arab woman killed by IDF fire to get state compensation

Court finds cause to award compensation even in the absence of proof of IDF culpability.

Haifa District Court Judge Yitzhak Cohen ordered on Thursday the state to compensate the family of an Israeli Arab woman who was killed in a car as the result of misbegotten IDF gunfire.
The verdict ruled that Sumayah Zidan, from the village of Yama in the center of the country, died as the result of the state's police activity….