The Prosecutor’s office appealed to the Supreme court against the sentence imposed by the district court of Lod assassin soldier Yiftah Grady.
18-year-old IDF soldier yiftah Grady was stabbed on the night of 21 APR 2014. The tragedy occurred near the club «Shesh» in RA’anana. A day later, Ben Genes was accompanied by his attorney surrendered to police headquarters in Kfar Saba.
May 15, 2017 Ben Genes on charges of involuntary manslaughter and was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
In the appeal filed by the Prosecutor’s office, stated: given the circumstances under which Jephthah Grady was dealt a mortal blow with a knife, Ben Genes should be sentenced to the maximum term provided by law for manslaughter. The Prosecutor’s office requires Genesa 20 years in prison.