- Category : 1911-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Small (8,18,38,50)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Rulership 1
Israeli jurist and politician.
After the establishment of the State of Israel, he was appointed manager of the legislation department of the Ministry of Justice, and later became State Attorney. In 1949 he was made CEO of the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General of Israel a year later. In 1960 he was appointed to the Supreme Court of Israel, a position he held until his retirement in 1981.
He wrote five books, including The Trial and Death of Jesus in 1968. President of the Supreme Court Aharon Barak cited him as one of the founders of Israeli law.
In 1980, Cohn was awarded the Israel Prize in 1980, in jurisprudence.
He died 10 April 2002.