Petah Tikva - Remand Extension, Minors

Observers: 
Ada Heilbronn, Noa Rosen (reporting)
Mar-26-2008
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Translation: Marganit W.

9:35-12:45


Judge: Itay Regev

Defense: Attorney Muhammad Aabed

Investigator: Sgt.-Major Hashem Halabi

First to be admitted are two detaineesinfo-icon who are barred from meeting their attorney. The typists has not arrived yet (she came at 10), neither has the interpreter (he came at 10:10) and there is no computer. Attorney Mahajna is not present today; Attorney Aabed will represent his clients. There are three military policemen watching in the back.

19 remand extensions were discussed, including several minors and two women. Three detainees were barred from seeing their attorneys.

1. Naji Tala'at Muhammad Diab, 859015364, from Beita Foka ,16 years old (looks younger). He was arrested at home on 23.3.08.

Has been barred from seeing his attorney for five days now, until tomorrow.

The investigator requests 8 days remand. The judge's decision: 8 days.

2. Asaf Abed El Rahim Hama'il, 850449414 from Beita Foka. Arrested on

21.3.08.

Barred from seeing his attorney until  tonight.

He suffered a burn on his leg from scalding water and was treated for the wound.

The investigator requests 8 days remand. The judge's decision: 8 days.

3. Ali Abed Muhammad Sarugi, 853906758 from Balata refugee camp. Arrested on 6.3.08.

Investor requests 16 days remand. The judge's decision: 16 days.

4. Amajad Salim Shuaraeb, 950234906 from Awarta.

Arrested on 29.2.08.

Investigator requests 16 days remand. Judge's decision: 16 days.

5. Haled Zalah Hamidan Hama'il, 948398235 from Beita Foka, arrested on 11.3.08.

Since his last remand he has been 9 days in solitary confinement and has not been interrogated at all.

Investigator requests 8 days remand. The judge's decision: 8 days.

6.  Salim Mustafa Hamdan Hamail, 853636652,  from Beita Foka, arrested on 23.3.08.

He looks not older than 11, but turns out to be 15. The attorney says that the boy admitted to something that is apparently illegal without knowing that it is a felony and without understanding the implications (he did not elaborate).

Investigator requests 8 days remand. The Judge grants 8 days.

7. Aamer Faheraladin Qassem Awad, 850485723 from Awarta.

Arrested on 26.2.08.

Request: 16 days remand. The judge grants 16 days.

8. Muntaha Ya'akub Muhammad Hatib, 851986349, a 17- year old girl from Balata refugee camp. Arrested on 21.3.08, on suspicion of complicity in a suicide attack (together with her cousin who is also in court today for remand extension). She claims that she agreed to take part in the suicide attack in order to test someone she suspected of spying for Israel.

Request: 16 days. The judge grants 16 days.

9. Rafat Yusuf Salim Awad, 853073187, 18.5 years old, from Awarta. Arrested on 8.2.08.

His detention has already been  extended three times, and he has been in detention for 50 days. The judge stepped out of the courtroom to inquire why so many extensions (the case was apparently transferred to the military prosecution for indictment, but for some reason bounced back).

Request: 16 days. The judge's decision: 9 days.

10. Ahmad Anur Halal Bani Shamsa, 914509823 from Beita Foka. Arrested on 21.2.08.

He's been in detention for more than 35 days (30 of them barred from meeting with attorney). Twice he disclaimed any connection to the alleged offences, both during his interrogations and in conversations with two police plants, one in Meggido and one in Beer Sheba (whom he only later learned were planted provocateurs).

Request: 8 days remand. The judge grants 8 days.

11. Ayat Rasmi Mutlak Kissi, 850013913 from Balata refugee camp. Arrested on 29.9.08. Cousin (female) of detainee No. 8.

Request: 16 days remand extension. Judge grants 16 days.

12. Ahad Zuhir Ahmad Hashash, 949564835 from Nablus. Arrested on 11.3.08.

Request: 16 days. Judge grants 16 days.

13. Fares Jamil Said Shurab, 904268703 from Awarta.

Arrested on 29.2.08.

Request: 8 days. Judge grants 8 days.

14. Muhammad Munib Ali Ya'ish, 905650875 from Nablus.

Arrested on 11.3.08.

Request: 16 days. Judge grants 16 days.

15. Amar Rata Ahmad Zgayer, 921511655 from Hebron.

Arrested 19.2.08.

His last interrogation was on 17.3.08.

Request: 15 days. The judge's decision: 8 days remand extension.

16. Majdi Jamal Yusef Tazaza'a, 946501855 from Kabatiya.

Arrested on 3.3.08.

Complains of severe toothache. Was examined at the detention center clinic.

Request: 16 days. Judge grants 16 days.

17. Rabi'a Basam Yusef Tazaza'a, 937152692 from Kabatiya.

Arrested on 3.3.08.

Complains of urinary problems and dizziness. The judge orders to have him examined by a physician.

Request: 16 days. Judge grants 16 days.

18. All details concerning this detainee are confidential and cannot be published until 14.4.08.

19. Faress Ahmad Mahmud Mahdawi, 914292586 from Tul-Karem. Arrested on 24.3.08.

Request: 22 days. Judge's decision: 8 days remand extension.