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Israeli Supreme Court to Hear Rachel Corrie Appeal on May 21

Nine years after filing a civil suit against the State of Israel for the wrongful death of American peace activist Rachel Corrie, her family will have their appeal heard before the Israeli Supreme Court on May 21 at 11:30 a.m. in Jerusalem.

Posted by on May 12, 2014

Attorney Hussein Abu Hussein’s statement on verdict in Corrie wrongful death lawsuit

(Haifa, Israel – August 28, 2012) – While not surprising, [...]

Posted by on Aug 28, 2012

Verdict in Rachel Corrie Lawsuit to be Announced August 28th – Family to Hold Press Conference in Haifa

(Haifa, Israel – August 21, 2012) – The verdict in [...]

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012

Verdict in Corrie Lawsuit to be Announced August 28, 2012

(Olympia, WA USA – May 16, 2012)– The verdict in [...]

Posted by on May 16, 2012

Verdict in Corrie Lawsuit Postponed

MEDIA ADVISORY – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – APRIL 9, 2012 [...]

Posted by on Apr 9, 2012

Corrie Family and Legal Team to Hold Press Conference Monday, July 11, 2011 at American Colony Hotel, Jerusalem

(Haifa, Israel – July 10, 2011)– Craig and Cindy Corrie, the [...]

Posted by on Jul 10, 2011

Col. Pinhas Zuaretz Will Testify on July 10 in Final Hearing in Corrie Trial

Corrie Family and Legal Team to Hold Press Conference Monday, [...]

Posted by on Jul 7, 2011

Col. Pinhas (Pinky) Zuaretz Testimony Scheduled for Sunday, July 10

Anticipated as Final Hearing in Corrie Case (Haifa, Israel – [...]

Posted by on Jun 10, 2011

Former IDF Spokesperson, Ruth Yaron, Testified May 22 in Corrie Case

Colonel Pinhas (Pinky) Zuaretz’s Testimony Was, Yet Again, Postponed (Haifa, [...]

Posted by on May 24, 2011

Former IDF Spokesperson and Southern Brigade Commander to Testify in Corrie Civil Trial

May 22 to be Final Court Hearing (Haifa, Israel – [...]

Posted by on May 17, 2011

State Again Reschedules Testimony of Col. Pinky Zuaretz

Court Canceled April 27 – Witness Now Slated to Testify [...]

Posted by on Apr 26, 2011

Colonel Pinhas (Pinky) Zuaretz to Testify in Corrie Trial Wednesday, April 27th

Brigade Commander’s appearance is moved forward nearly one month. (Haifa, [...]

Posted by on Apr 20, 2011

Stopping Bulldozer Work Not an Option Despite Risk to Protesters

Deputy Battalion Commander Says Avoiding Precedent Influenced Decision Not to [...]

Posted by on Apr 11, 2011

Unit Commander Says Ordered to Continue Bulldozer Work Despite Danger to Civilians

Corrie Trial Spotlights Israeli Accountability For Unlawful Killing of Nonviolent [...]

Posted by on Apr 4, 2011

Corrie Trial Resumes in Haifa Court with Testimony of Bulldozer Unit Commander

Trial Spotlights Israeli Accountability For Unlawful Killing of Nonviolent Protester [...]

Posted by on Mar 29, 2011

Corrie trial continues in Israeli court November 4

Bulldozer commander to testify in plain view (Haifa, Israel – [...]

Posted by on Nov 2, 2010

Bulldozer driver testimony underscores lack of transparency in Corrie trial

Voice behind screen says soldiers don’t stop work (Haifa, Israel [...]

Posted by on Oct 23, 2010

Bulldozer driver and ground commander to testify in Corrie trial

Supreme Court refuses challenge to use of screen to shield [...]

Posted by on Oct 18, 2010

Corrie family appeals decision allowing soldiers to testify behind screen

Updated October 14 to reflect new court dates. (Haifa, Israel [...]

Posted by on Oct 10, 2010

Israeli soldiers to testify behind screen in Corrie Case



Extraordinary state secrecy motion is granted (Haifa, Israel – October [...]

Posted by on Oct 7, 2010

Trial in killing of American activist Rachel Corrie resumes in Israeli court

(Haifa, Israel – October 5, 2010)– The Haifa District Court [...]

Posted by on Oct 5, 2010

Israeli military Colonel states, “There are no civilians in war zones.”

(Haifa, Israel – September 6, 2010)– Several State witnesses testified [...]

Posted by on Sep 6, 2010

Military police investigator’s testimony reveals additional flaws in the investigation into Rachel Corrie’s killing

(Haifa, Israel – September 5, 2010)– The civil law suit [...]

Posted by on Sep 5, 2010

Israeli court resumes trial in killing of American activist Rachel Corrie

(Haifa, Israel – September 1, 2010)– On Sunday, September 5th, [...]

Posted by on Sep 1, 2010

Military investigator testifies that head of IDF Southern Command instructed bulldozer operator not to cooperate with investigation

(Haifa, Israel – March 24, 2010)– On Monday, March 22 [...]

Posted by on Mar 24, 2010

Israeli Military Investigator Admits Failures in the Military Investigation of Rachel Corrie’s Killing

(Haifa, Israel – March 17, 2010)– The Haifa District Court [...]

Posted by on Mar 17, 2010

Eye Witness Testifies: Israeli Military Investigator Tried to Influence My Statement

(Haifa, Israel – March 15, 2010)– In the third day of [...]

Posted by on Mar 15, 2010

Autopsy doctor admits to violating court order in Rachel Corrie autopsy

(Haifa, Israel – March 14, 2010)– The Haifa District Court [...]

Posted by on Mar 14, 2010

Israeli Court Begins Hearing Testimonies in the Unlawful Killing of 23 year old American Activist Rachel Corrie

(Haifa, Israel – March 10, 2010) The Haifa District Court [...]

Posted by on Mar 10, 2010

Israeli Court to Hear Testimonies in the Unlawful Killing of American Activist Rachel Corrie

FAMILY SEEKS ACCOUNTABILITY SEVEN YEARS AFTER AN ISRAELI MILITARY BULLDOZER [...]

Posted by on Mar 3, 2010

» Latest Press Release: Israeli Supreme Court to Hear Rachel Corrie Appeal on May 21 (May 12, 2014)

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