Ultra-Orthodox Man Convicted of Murder for Fatal Teen Stabbing at Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade

The verdict also criticizes police for failing to take precautions after Yishai Schlissel's release from prison only a month earlier for a similar attack.

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Jerusalem District Court on Tuesday convicted Yishai Schlissel, 39, for the murder of 16-year-old Shira Banki and attempted murder for stabbing and wounding six other people at a gay pride parade last July.