Tom Wolfe

Werdesheim case blown up out of proportion

I've followed the Werdesheim case closely in the 18 months since the incident on Fallstaff Road took place ("Elder brother guilty in assault," May 4). I've lived a few streets from the occurrence for over 40 years. From The Sun's perspective, two columnists feel strongly this compares to the Zimmerman tragedy out of Florida. Both are certain Eliyahu Werdesheim is guilty of assault. Earlier articles were far more balanced than later ones, columns and editorials.

Believe me, this is an extremely sensitive, difficult and painful subject to write about. Here's my opinion on it.

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