Extending the arrest of 9 Jerusalemites
September 7, 2014

The Magistrate court judge extended on Sunday the arrest of 6 Jerusalemites and decided to release three minors but the public prosecution appealed the decision in the District court. Mohammad Mahmoud, Al-Dameer organization lawyer, explained that the Magistrate court judge extended the arrest of Mohammad Mughrabi, Baker Mughrabi, Ahmad Yousef Abu Sbitan and Mohammad Tayseer Abu Sbitan until Thursday. The judge also decided to release the three minors from Esawyeh Yousef Abu Hummos, Ibrahim Kleib and Bilal Nofal on conditions of house arrest and financial bails but the police appealed the decision in the District court and releasing them has been postponed until Monday; note that the public prosecution submitted indictments against them. The judge also extended the arrest of Basel Khalil Sayyad and Ibrahim Abu Jom’a.