Knesset meeting on 'seniority' method of High Court appointments

Law Committee holding special meeting about method - opposed by Justice Minister - whereby next Chief Justice is most senior judge on court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2017, 2:57 PM

Shaked: Government needs to take the reins

Gov't backs bill allowing closure of criminal, terrorist websites. 'The internet is a no-man's land, time for the gov't to take the reins.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2017, 10:30 AM

Shaked: No room for two parties

Justice Minister refers to possibility that National Union may split from Jewish Home Party. 'We must remain as one party.'Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 5:05 PM

'Girls benefit immensely from this'

Justice Minister addresses graduates of girls preparatory school before they begin their national service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2017, 6:41 PM

'Israel is leading the fight against human trafficking'

Israel ranks as one of best countries in fight against human trafficking, Justice Ministry says it's because entire gov't works together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 2:07 PM

Israel looks to end crisis with Diaspora Jews

Bennett, Shaked intensify efforts to find compromise, prevent break between Israel and American Jewish leaders.Nitsan Keidar, 6/27/2017, 2:12 PM

Breaking the Silence spokesman questioned over 'beating an Arab'

Spokesperson for radical leftist group who said he beat an innocent Arab during his IDF service under investigation for alleged incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2017, 12:12 PM

'I suggest Netanyahu publish the protocol'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked appears at Herzliya Conference, addresses conflict over what happened at cabinet meeting on Qalqilya.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2017, 9:51 PM

'We will insist Netanyahu keep his promises'

Beit El leaders say PM making Religious Zionists into joke, promise consequences.Eliran Aharon, 6/18/2017, 11:15 AM

Liberman: Bennett and Shaked's statement is surprising

Defense Minister rejects Jewish Home's criticism of plan to build in Qalqiliya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 12:05 AM

'We have to promote our own interests - not those of the PA'

Bennett and Shaked slam approval of 14,000 housing units for Arab residents of Area A which will be in Area C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2017, 10:33 PM

Supermarket bag tax still has not crossed the 'Green Line'

Tax on plastic bags partially enforced on residents of Judea and Samaria - even though it still does not apply over 'Green Line.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2017, 11:42 AM

'We can and must build more'

Justice Minister says Jewish Home pressure against PM exists, but not enough to break current building quotas in Yesha.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2017, 2:21 PM

Land in western Negev registered in state's name

Justice Ministry recently completes large-scale registration of 100,000+ acres in western Negev to state of Israel, to help develop area.Mordechai Sones, 6/8/2017, 11:10 AM

Investigation opened into 'Breaking the Silence' spokesman

Testimony given by radical org spokesman that he beat Arab for no apparent reason angered JM Shaked, who asked to open investigation.Mordechai Sones, 6/7/2017, 11:53 AM

Governmental legislation will include Judea and Samaria

Justice Minister says that, as of June 1, government bills may no longer exclude residents of Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 6/6/2017, 2:40 PM

'Put Ayelet Shaked in check'

Journalist claims popular Justice Minister among 'destroyers of Israel's democratic image in world.' Bennett defends.Mordechai Sones, 6/5/2017, 9:24 PM

Barak blasts 'fascist' Shaked

Former Prime Minister accuses Justice Minister of fascism following her row with Supreme Court President.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/30/2017, 9:08 PM

Chief Justice threatens petition against Justice Minister Shaked

Chief Justice Miriam Naor threatens petition against Justice Minister Shaked, claims she is delaying appointment of Naor's successor.Ido Ben Porat, 5/29/2017, 5:24 PM

'Netanyahu should have told the truth'

Justice Minister says PM missed his opportunity to tell US President 2 state solution is a fantasy, change paradigms of negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2017, 12:33 PM

Cabinet approves gestures to PA - despite Jewish Home opposition

Bennett, Shaked blast plans to allow expanded Arab construction in Area C, but proposal passes ahead of Trump visit.Nitsan Keidar, 5/21/2017, 8:52 PM

Bennett attempts halt to Arab construction

Netanyahu to push 'incentives' package for PA Arabs including building in Area C, Jewish Home ministers 'trying to form bloc opposing it.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/21/2017, 8:30 AM

Israel swears in first female Sharia court judge

Israeli President and Justice Minister attend swearing-in ceremony of first female judge to a religious court in Israel.AFP, 5/15/2017, 9:39 PM

Justice Minister: They will not silence us

Likud Minister says Jewish Home party head has a 'political issue,' Justice Minister Shaked says her party will uphold its obligations.Ido Ben Porat, 5/15/2017, 2:20 PM

'Israel and the United States have an unbreakable bond'

Israel's Justice Minister meets Attorney General Jeff Sessions in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2017, 12:10 AM

'The Trump administration needs to think outside the box'

Shaked: US needs to understand that we won't agree to two states. 'They shouldn't be captive to paradigms of the previous administration.'Eliran Aharon, New York, 5/11/2017, 11:36 AM

'Not everything is adjudicable'

Justice Minister doesn't rule out action to restrict judicial power. 'If the judges don't do it themselves, the Knesset may have to act.'Ido ben Porat, 5/11/2017, 7:46 AM

US Jews show their support for Sderot

Justice Minister and American Jews attend event in Sderot, raise money to support Hesder yeshiva. 'An outpouring of love and generosity.'Eliran Baruch, 5/10/2017, 7:32 PM

Justice Minister: Sderot represents determination

Justice Minister Shaked participates in New York event, says 'rockets won't destroy Sderot, and UN won't destroy Israel.'Eliran Aharon, New York, 5/10/2017, 10:58 AM

Will the US drop visa requirements for Israelis?

Justice Minister reveals Israel is in talks with Trump administration to include Israel in visa waiver program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 10:04 PM

Shaked: Since we came, the government learned how to govern

Jewish Home party leader attacks Likud, says 'for dozens of years, they were in charge, but were afraid to govern.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2017, 9:08 PM

'Those who fall asleep on the watch disappear from the map.'

'Because of superficial politicians and legal bureaucracy, the Settlement Division's activity has almost been destroyed.'Mordechai Sones, 5/2/2017, 6:09 PM

'Israel will remain strong'

Justice Minister in special interview for Independence Day: The State of Israel is a success by any measure.Benny Tocker, 5/2/2017, 12:37 AM

'We had an opportunity to move the Embassy, and we blew it'

Justice Minister Shaked says Israel says someone 'swayed' Trump, delay in moving US Embassy to Jerusalem is 'huge loss.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2017, 9:30 PM

'Delegitimize Breaking the Silence'

Shaked backs Netanyahu decision to cancel German FM meet, explains why she has not worked to outlaw radical leftist organizations.Mordechai Sones, 4/26/2017, 2:24 PM

Watch: Shaked at Havdalah ceremony in Moscow

Justice Minister participates in havdalah ceremony at the Limmud FSU conference in Moscow.Hezki Baruch, 4/23/2017, 5:48 AM

Will Shaked challenge Bennett?

Poll shows Jewish Home would perform better under Shaked, amid speculation she may pursue premiership in the future.David Rosenberg, 3/28/2017, 1:20 PM

'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

'Jewish law is vital for the State of Israel'

Justice Minister requests the opinion of the Jewish Law Department of the Justice Ministry for every bill.Hezki Baruch, 3/23/2017, 12:42 PM

'A milestone in ensuring the right to privacy'

Knesset committee approves Shaked's privacy directives.Hezki Baruch, 3/21/2017, 2:46 PM

Prime Minister Ayelet Shaked?

'It could definitely happen,' says Justice Minister.Reut Hadar, 3/5/2017, 9:42 PM

Ofra eviction completed

Justice Minister: 'The land will remain empty and no one will benefit from it. This is pointless destruction.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2017, 7:31 PM

Justice Minister: Livni should be ashamed of herself

Justice Minister slams predecessor Tzipi Livni for unfair criticism, promises new Amona town will be built.Ido Ben Porat, 2/27/2017, 2:49 PM

'I won't let the Justice Minister hurt the coalition'

Coalition chairman says it's 'a shame' the media still listens to Justice Minister Shaked.Hezki Baruch, 2/26/2017, 2:10 PM

'Shaked wants a submissive court'

Leftist MK Tzipi Livni says Justice Minister 'wants a court which will not criticize the government or limit the government's activities.'Ido Ben Porat, 2/25/2017, 9:10 PM

Affirmative action for haredi judges?

Justice Minister declares requirements for judicial candidates to be eased for haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2017, 8:33 PM

Shaked: Next project - haredi judge

After three conservative judges appointed to High Court, Justice Minister clarifies next undertaking: to appoint haredi Supreme Court judgeChaim Lev, 2/23/2017, 11:25 AM

Bennett: Shaked has achieved the unbelievable

Jewish Home leader Naftali Bennett responded Wednesday to the appointment of four new judges to the Supreme Court.Uzi Baruch, 2/22/2017, 10:20 PM

Attorney Itamar ben Gvir: Shaked mustn't flinch

Justice Minister expected this week to appoint four new Supreme Court judges; 'Certain candidates would perpetuate Left's hegemony'Orly Harari, 2/19/2017, 1:14 PM

Shaked: Annexing Judea and Samaria means end of Jewish State

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked says annexing all of Judea and Samaria would be demographic disaster, but Area C should be annexed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 10:52 PM

'We're here, from the Mediterranean to the Jordan, forever'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked addresses newspaper 'Besheva' Jerusalem conference on geopolitical changes in world and region.Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2017, 7:13 PM

'There is no reason we should be more left-wing than the US'

Justice Minister Shaked: 'I call on the PM to rid himself of the idea of the Two-State Solution and to present an alternative.'Hezki Baruch and Nitzan Keidar, 2/12/2017, 11:23 AM

'Huge fines for social media sites that don't remove incitement'

Justice Minister seeks to impose 'huge' fines on social media sites, such as Facebook, which refuse to remove material promoting terrorism.Gary Willig, 2/9/2017, 3:52 PM

Shaked and Lapid team up to fight gratuitous legislation

Justice Minister, opposition MK, write joint article slamming 'lawmaking craze.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 1:17 PM

Shaked: Regulation Law will be passed today

Justice Minister affirms Regulation Law will be voted on and passed Monday.Hezki Baruch, 2/6/2017, 1:01 PM

Justice Minister: Regulation Law will be voted upon tomorrow

Justice Minister Shaked says Knesset will decide what to vote on its own, without coordination with other governments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 8:11 PM

Will Israel's next big export item be marijuana?

Committee approves bill legalizing export of medicinal marijuana one month after Agriculture Ministry pledges investment into pot research.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 7:32 PM