Family of autistic man fatally shot by police demand release of security video | The Times of Israel

Mother of Iyad Halak, 32, says police, government trying to keep footage hidden from public view The family of an autistic Palestinian man shot dead by police in East Jerusalem earlier this month has called on authorities to release security camera footage of the fatal encounter, alleging a potential cover-up. Iyad Halak, 32, was killed in …

Jerusalem chief rabbi visits mourning tent of killed autistic Palestinian man – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Meanwhile, Israel's public security minister said he would advance a requirement that police officers be trained to recognize a person with a disability.   JERUSALEM (JTA) — A Jerusalem chief rabbi visited the family of Iyad Halak, the autistic Palestinian man who was shot to death by Israeli Border Police, at their mourning tent in …

Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa August 12, 2008

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comAug 12, 2008, 10:46 AM Google News Alert for: autism Second International Conference on Signs of Autism in Infants …PR Web (press release) - Ferndale,WA,USADuring this 2-day conference ten autism experts from the United States, Canada, and Israel will present their latest research on indicators of autism in …

Archived | e-Speaks: Autism Safety Project; Expert Think Tank Focuses on Adults; June Walks Start Strong; Comprehensive Study of Early Risk Factors for Autism | Circa June 11, 2009

Autism Speaks e-Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com Thu, Jun 11, 2009, 11:24 PMto Genevieve e-Speaks || June 12, 2009New Online Resource Created to Aid First RespondersAutism Speaks today launched the Autism Safety Project, an online tool kit for individuals with autism, families, and first responders that provides information and strategies to promote safety in emergency situations. The kit was created to educate and inform emergency personnel about …