New rulings on psychiatric issues by the Supreme Court of Israel: (Part 2). Academic Article uri icon


  • As mentioned in Part 1, Supreme Court rulings dealing with psychiatric issues (for convenience referred to below as' psychiatric rulings') are rare. In the years 1986/1987 two such rulings were published, which are both interesting and important. We are addressing here the second decision (the first was published as Part 1) in relative depth, while keepingwithin thescope and, at times, the language of the Supreme Court.

publication date

  • January 1, 1988