Former High Court justice Ben-Porat dies at 94

27.07.2012                      08.Aw. 5772

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Former High Court justice Ben-Porat dies at 94

Miriam Ben-Porat was the first woman to serve on the Supreme Court and the first to serve as state comptroller.

Former Supreme Court justice and former state comptroller Miriam Ben-Porat died on Thursday at age 94.
Ben-Porat, who came to British Mandate Palestine in 1936, paved the way for other women to shine in the legal profession….