'Religious morality trumps army directives'Rabbi David Stav defends Chief IDF Rabbi appointee from media attacks; expresses displeasure at recent appointments for Rabbinical Court.
Rel. Zionist judges appointed to Supreme CourtNine judges - including three from religious Zionist movement - appointed to Supreme Rabbinical Court.
'The truth about NGOs will now be revealed'Yisrael Beytenu MK Robert Ilatov hopeful new 'transparency law' will prevent interference by foreign countries in Israeli affairs.
Shaked 'won't let any judges be disqualified'Source close to Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked insists she won't give in to pressure against religious Zionist rabbinic judges.
Knesset approves 'Transparency Law'Knesset approves law requiring NGOs to reveal sources of funding by a majority of 57 to 48.
Political fight holds up rabbinic court appointeesAppointment committee meeting canceled after Chief Rabbis refuse to attend. Shas demands Sephardi majority on Supreme Court.
Reform fighting 'judicial intifada' enactedReform closes loophole which enabled Arab workers to bombard Jewish farmers with baseless lawsuits, avoid consequences.
Shaked: Families of murderers to pay heavy priceJustice Minister Shaked in eulogy for Rabbi Mark: 'The Land of Israel belongs to the Jewish people. The answer to murder is construction.'
Shaked: 'Don't lecture me'Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked responds to rabbinical, women's groups concerned about too much haredi control over rabbinical courts.
Jewish Home ministers slam Turkey dealEducation, Justice ministers join Defense Minister in opposing deal. Agreement likely to come up for ratification on Wednesday.
NGO Bill clears another hurdleBill designed to ensure transparency of foreign funding for local NGOs passes committee vote. Shaked: "We won't permit blatant meddling".
Cabinet to resolve Yemenite children affairMinister Tzachi Hanegbi to bring to investigate classified material about alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children in early days of state
Watch: Justice Minister Shaked blesses in...ArabicMinister Ayelet Shaked visits a Ramadan fast-breaking event, blesses participants in Arabic.
Shaked: 'We were saved from Camp David 2'Justice Minister says Herzog was only pushing Left's agenda, but is thankful Israel was saved from another dangerous failure.
'Mayors unwilling to absorb haredim are racist’Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked fights discrimination against haredim.
Counter-terror bill passed into lawLegislation enables courts to convict terrorists more easily, replaces emergency provisions.
Jewish Home 'killing hope' of a Palestinian stateSpecial UN envoy to Middle East fumes after Justice Minister pledges to block establishment of Palestinian state.
Decriminalization of marijuana - coming soon?Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked looking to remove the stigma of drug use for 'soft drugs' as alternative to full legalization.
Shaked hits back at Liberman: No to 'Hamas-stan'Justice Minister responds to support for 'Palestinian state' from PM, Liberman, says only Jewish Home supports Judea and Samaria.
Shaked: Security Cabinet reform could save livesJustice Minister notes the public benefits from recent government upheaval, despite falling-out between Netanyahu, Bennett.
Shaked: 'We're ready for elections'Justice Minister demands Netanyahu fully embrace reforms of security cabinet - or else prepare for new elections.
Coalition MKs fight for underage rightsJustice and Social Affairs Ministers support bill which would add more parental supervision in juvenile crime cases.
Shaked vows to continue building in Judea-SamariaJustice Minister, speaking at dedication ceremony in Itamar, vows to bring more people to the region.
Consensual solution for family feudsNew regulations will require four meetings between the two disputing parties, free of charge and without the presence of lawyers.
'Europe cannot free itself from its ghosts'Justice Minister addresses March of the Living, recalling how the entire world abandoned the Jews in the Holocaust.
Shaked hits Deputy CoS over Holocaust Day commentsJustice Minister criticizes Deputy CoS, as leftwing MKs rally to his defense.
'Anti-Semitic comments are not political debate'Ayelet Shaked challenges Britain's Labour party leader to stop rampant Anti-Semitism in his party.
Zionist Union 'negotiating terms of unity gov't'Talks underway to bring Zionist Union into coalition. But Naftali Bennett warns offering party may bolt if Justice Ministry given to Labor.
Beginning of annexation? 'Norms' law gains supportSupport grows for proposal to apply Israeli law in Judea and Samaria. Minister denies proposal would constitute annexation.
Will Bennett be the next Prime Minister?Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked predicts Bennett will replace Netanyahu, adds ambition to chair Jewish Home.
Shaked: Incitement against Yaalon is very seriousJustice Minister denounces threats against Defense Minister, though insists they come from his own party.
Efi Naveh: Shaked's criticism is completely fairIsrael Bar Association head Efi Naveh supports Justice Minister, explains that democracy means hearing things you don't like.
Zionist Union: Fire Shaked for criticizing CourtShelly Yachimovich demands Netanyahu fire Justice Minister after she criticized Court. Shaked: This is attempt at political assassination.
Shaked: Gov overstepped in gas deal but not Oslo?Justice Minister criticizes Supreme Court logic that gov can't limit future options, points out that Court was fine with Oslo Accords.
Liberman: We want a Jewish state, not a haredi oneYisrael Beytenu head submits bill to recognize civil marriage. 'There are soldiers who can die for the State of Israel but not marry.'
Shaked: Don't let shadow gov return us to OsloJustice Minister Ayelet Shaked blasts reports of secret talks between Israel, PA over removing IDF from Palestinian cities.
Shaked: Haaretz cheapening memory of HolocaustAfter Haaretz article compares Bennett to Nazis, Justice Minister slams paper's incitement and cheapening of the Holocaust.
Bennett: Israel isn't VegasJewish Home minister promises to fight against Netanyahu's plan to build a casino in Eilat.
Shaked: Bennett demands cabinet take polygraphFollowing accusations that he had been leaking cabinet secrets, Bennett calls for entire cabinet to take polygraph.
MK asks why terror victim privacy law is ignoredEichler explains new bill banning publication of victim's name before approval, asks Shaked why privacy censor law isn't enforced.
Shaked’s office fires back at MK SternAssociates of the Minister of Justice return criticism to MK Elazar Stern for trying to make a media uproar at Shaked’s expense.
MK Stern accuses Shaked of ‘harming women’Ministerial Committee headed by Shaked opposes Stern’s bill to increase the number of women in the chief rabbis’ electoral body.
Shaked rules out adoption of historic Levy ReportMinister says report defining Israel's Judea-Samaria presence as legal is 'impossible' now, says region's law enforcement is unbiased.
Shaked: Suspending extremist Arab MKs isn't enoughJustice Minister says Netanyahu's proposed law isn't the solution, calls to give ethics committee more power, disqualify Balad party.
PM vows to pass NGO Transparency LawNetanyahu questions criticism from those who 'usually support transparency'; Shaked blasts charge law is 'undemocratic' as 'irresponsible.'
Bennett: Im Tirtzu campaign 'degrading'Jewish Home politicians denounce Im Tirtzu for video campaign attacking left-wing Israeli artists as 'foreign agents.'
Government to set up a COGAT for IsraelisMinisters Ya'alon, Shaked and Ariel to head up new government coordination group for Jewish activities in Judea and Samaria.
'Answering terror by planting and building'Ministers Naftali Bennett, Ayelet Shaked attend a tree planting ceremony in Tekoa near site of attack on Michal Froman, for Tu B'shevat.
Shaked: Cancel private criminal complaintsJustice Minister proposes bill to cancel exceptional procedure allowing individuals to press charges even if state prosecutors disagree.
ADL joins chorus of US 'concern' over NGO LawUS-based group argues Justice Minister's law would by 'tarring' NGOs 'threaten to erode Israel's very democratic character.'
Shaked tells US to butt out of Israeli legislationShaked asserts 'no cause' for US concerns over her NGO Transparency Law, as Israel is a 'strong democracy.'
US pushes to derail Shaked's Transparency LawIn meeting with Justice Minister, US envoy expresses 'government's concerns' over bill requiring NGOs to declare foreign funding.
Which minister are Israelis most satisfied with?Special Channel 2 poll discovers what Israelis think about the job the current government ministers are doing.
US won't compare NGO law to lobbying registryState Dept. spokesman says Israeli Transparency Law and US Foreign Agents Registration Act 'two different things' - but can't explain how.
AJC, how about Standing with Israel instead of Breaking the Silence?The AJC should Stand With Israel – not with Breaking the Silence and The New Israel Fund.
Cabinet approves Mandelblit appointment for A-GNetanyahu favorite received backing of all ministers but one and will take office on February 1.
Left-wing MKs rail over 'rabbis who incite'State Control Committee considers how to deal with incitement from rabbis. Former Shin Bet head: authorities have failed.