Knesset Ethics Committee

Meretz MK rebuked for comparing Likud MKs to Nazis

The Knesset Ethics Committee reprimands Meretz MK Tamar Zandberg for shouting at Likud MKs that they were 'friends with Nazis.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2018, 8:15 PM

Left-wing MK files complaint against minister for mocking police

MK Yoel Hasson files Ethics Committee complaint against Miri Regev for comparing law enforcement officials to villains in Purim story.Tzvi Lev, 3/4/2018, 6:40 PM

Knesset Ethics Committee reprimands Hazan

Ethics Committee reprimands MK Oren Hazan following series of complaints that he used abusive language against his colleagues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 5:16 AM

Minister seeks to ascend Temple Mount

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel submits request to police to ascend Temple Mount after Knesset Ethics Committee lifts ban on MKs at site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2017, 9:20 PM

Arab MK banned from Knesset

Basel Ghattas, who has been accused of aiding Hamas terrorists, barred from entering Knesset for half a year.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2017, 11:35 AM

Minister found to be 'out of line' for appearing in TV promo

Culture Minister Miri Regev earns official rebuke from Ethics Committee for appearing on TV promoting show starring singer Eyal Golan.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2016, 7:14 PM

Hazan: Proud to have caused the 'Zoabi commotion'

MK Oren Hazan blasts Ethics Committee for reprimanding him and equating his behavior with MK Zoabi's anti-Israel comments.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2016, 2:15 AM

Severe reprimand for Arab MK Hanin Zoabi

Knesset Ethics Committee issues sanctions for conduct of MKs during plenum brouhaha following inflammatory comments by Hanin Zoabi.Hezki Baruch & Shai Landesman, 8/1/2016, 9:18 PM

Zoabi: I fear for my life

MK Hanin Zoabi files official complaint with Ethics Committee against MK Nava Boker, claiming the latter's comments put her in danger.Shai Landesman, 7/26/2016, 9:23 AM

Liberman: Punishment handed out to Arab MKs is a 'joke'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says suspension of three Arab MKs who met families of terrorists will not deter them from repeating their actions.Elad Benari, 2/9/2016, 5:43 AM

Arab MKs suspended for visit with terrorists' families

Knesset Ethics Committee suspends Joint List MKs Zoabi and Ghattas for four months, Zahalka for two.Hezki Baruch, 2/8/2016, 9:12 PM

Oren Hazan suspended from Knesset for one month

Following complaints against Hazan from fellow Knesset members, Knesset Ethics Committee sanctions freshman MK.Orly Harari, 12/2/2015, 3:43 PM

Jewish Home MK in Hot Water for 'Anti-Gay' Remarks

MKs from Left and Right rush to condemn Bezalel Smotrich, while Ometz files petition against him with Knesset Ethics Committee.Cynthia Blank, 8/16/2015, 12:34 PM

MKs Warned: Better Watch Your Mouths

The Knesset Ethics Committee on Monday issued a warning to MKs: Watch your mouths, lest you be punished for 'mean talk'Moshe Cohen, 7/20/2015, 6:23 PM

Zoabi Appeals to High Court Over 6-Month Ban from Knesset

MK Hanin Zoabi asks High Court to issue an injunction against the Ethics Committee’s decision to bar her from Knesset committees and plenum.Elad Benari, 10/8/2014, 6:13 AM

Attorney General: 'No Grounds' for 'BibiTours' Investigation

Criminal investigation into Prime Minister's travel expenses axed due to insufficient evidence; PMO has sued news site for libel.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 9/4/2014, 10:15 PM

Arab MK Gets off with Warning over 'Circus' of Abuse

Arab MK Zahalka gets off with tongue-lashing from Ethics Committee, after he and other Arab MKs disrupted committee meeting.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2014, 3:02 PM

Tibi Temporarily Suspended Over Water Pouring Incident

Ethics Committee decides to suspend Ahmed Tibi from chairing any Knesset debates, but only for one week.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 2:16 AM