MK Yisrael Eichler of Yahdut HaTorah has reintroduced a bill to make it illegal to publicize the name or identifying description of a casualty before the victim’s relatives are informed.
Rabbi Eichler said the bill was blocked by the Justice Ministry during the last Knesset on the strange grounds that dead people don’t have legal rights.
“What about their relatives? their children? Are their rights abandoned,” Eichler asked. The MK asked for across-the-board support when the measure comes up for a vote.
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