Norman Bentwich Returns to His Office
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Norman Bentwich Returns to His Office

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Norman Bentwich, Attorney-General of Palestine, who was shot by an Arab last week, returned to his office today feeling quite well.

The Court of Appeal today confirmed the death sentence of Mustaphe Derbes, who murdered Toleidano, an advocate, in Safed. Derbes is expected to appeal to the Privy Council.

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