Latest update: February 21st, 2013
It is a traditional Jewish wish to say to mourners that they should be “comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.” In fact, all of Zion and Jerusalem need comfort over the passing of Menachem Elon.
About the Author: Nathan Lewin is a Washington attorney who was not involved in the Iowa state prosecution but who will serve as Sholom Rubashkin's federal appellate counsel.
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