2 convicted, 1 acquitted in soldier’s tragic Independence Day death in Jerusalem

The Jerusalem District Court on Wednesday convicted two defendants and acquitted a third of negligent manslaughter in the death of IDF Lt. Hila Betzaleli during a rehearsal for the Independence Day ceremony on Jerusalem’s Mount Herzl in 2012.

The incident shook the nation with a moment of seemingly arbitrary tragedy at what is viewed as one of the high and unifying points of the year.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/2-convicted-1-acquitted-in-soldiers-tragic-Independence-Day-death-in-Jerusalem-474680

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