Shurat HaDin head to receive Zionism prize

22.05.2012                      01.Siwan. 5772                    Rosch Chodesch; Tag 45 des Omer

Moskowitz-Preisgewinner:

Shurat HaDin head to receive Zionism prize

Director of Shurat HaDin Nitsana Darshan- Leitner recognized with Moskowitz Prize for Zionism for taking Israel’s fight to the courtrooms.

Though Israelis are aware of the role the IDF and the security services play in the fight against terrorism, one Tel Aviv attorney wants to show how lawyers, too, can help secure the Jewish state.
Attorney Nitsana Darshan- Leitner, director of civil rights nonprofit organization Shurat HaDin (The Israel Law Center), will receive the Moskowitz Prize for Zionism, awarded annually to three Israelis deemed to best personify modern Zionism in Israel, for her work in taking Israel’s fight against terrorism to the courtroom….