French Murder & Hate Crime Defendent Not to Stand Trial "on the basis of claim that he suffered from temporary insanity because of cannabis use."
The Paris Court of Appeal on Dec. 19 ruled that Kobili Traore, who admitted to murdering his elderly Orthodox Jewish neighbor Sarah Halimi in April 2017 while shouting anti-Semitic slurs, will not face trial for the crime — due to mental incapacity caused by his use of cannabis.