Judicial Selection Committee

'I am sure we will choose the most fitting judges'

Judicial Selection Committee convenes to appoint two new justices to Supreme Court.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 2/22/2018, 11:24 AM

District Court Judges claim Justice Hayut promotes associates

Publication of candidates for promotion to Supreme Court arouses protest among district judges, who claim Chief Justice promotes associates.Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2017, 11:44 AM

'No rush to vote for new Chief Justice for Supreme Court'

Chief Justice wants successor appointed as soon as possible, Justice Minister says chief justice needs to be chosen not based on seniority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2017, 8:15 AM

Four new judges appointed to Supreme Court

The Judicial Selection Committee appointed four new judges to the Supreme Court Wednesday.Uzi Baruch, 2/22/2017, 9:43 PM

Naor: Don’t bring politics into the appointment of judges

'The choice of Court candidates should be free of any political considerations and be based on candidates' qualifications and character.'Shlomo Vile and Ido Ben Porat, 12/20/2016, 1:54 PM

Rule of Law or Rule of lawyers: A letter to Minister Ayelet Shaked.

Sitting justices have veto power over who will be their successors, an arrangement unheard of in any major democracy. Malcolm Dash, 11/24/2016, 10:48 PM

'You have placed a gun on the table'

Chief Justice Miriam Naor struck back at the new legislative attempt to curb the power of the Supreme Court.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 11/3/2016, 10:46 AM

MK Koren: We will choose judges who share our outlook

MK Nurit Koren, a member of the Judicial Selection Committee, attacks High Court and vows that future appointments will be different.Yoel Domb, 9/20/2016, 4:15 AM

MK Ilatov Backtracks on Demand Judges Sing 'Hatikvah'

Judicial Selection Committee member says comment that judges who won't sing national anthem shouldn't serve not to be taken literally.Cynthia Blank, 9/17/2015, 2:12 PM

Netanyahu-Liberman Deal Proves Successful

Both Likud and Yisrael Beytenu's chosen candidates elected by Knesset to serve as reps for the Judicial Selection Committee.Haim Lev, 7/23/2015, 9:14 AM

Haredi Split? United Torah Judaism In-Fighting Turns Spiteful

Agudat Yisrael tries to block Norwegian bill as 'revenge' for Degel HaTorah MK's attempt to be elected to Judicial Selection Committee.Haim Lev, 7/19/2015, 2:09 PM

Two New Supreme Court Justices to Be Elected

New President and Vice-President of the Supreme Court goes to vote Sunday - and many candidates stand to take the position.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 9/21/2014, 10:04 AM