Edmond Levy: 1941-2014

Former Supreme Court justice who convicted Rabin's killer dies at 72.

Former Supreme Court Justice Edmond Levy, who died yesterday aged 72, was born in Basra, Iraq, to a religious Jewish family. In 1951 he moved to Israel. The family settled in Ramat Gan, where his father was active in the right-wing Herut movement. When his father was appointed branch head in Ramle, the family moved there.