Abutbul Calls for Calm as Beit Shemesh Votes AgainHareidi incumbent urges mutual respect during revote. Voter turnout remains high.
Beit Shemesh Mayoral Candidate Promises DemocracyEli Cohen and incumbent mayor Moshe Abutbul face off in Beit Shemesh re-elections Tuesday. Cohen: I promise equality, democracy.
Shas Rabbi: Religious Zionists 'Animals,' 'Idiots'Event in Beit Shemesh held for hareidi mayoral candidate Mayor Moshe Abutbul degenerates as Rabbi calls government 'Amalek'.
‘Listen to the Rabbis – Vote Eli Cohen’Rabbi Haim Druckman declares his support for challenger in new Beit Shemesh race.
Beit Shemesh: Would-be Mayors React on RevoteAbutbul says first elections ‘made public’s choice clear,’ Cohen replies, ‘The truth will out.’
Supreme Court Rules: Reelections in Beit ShemeshSupreme Court rejects appeals, rules Beit Shemesh must hold second round of elections.
Report: High Court to Reject Elections AppealBeit Shemesh set to receive new round of mayoral elections, appeal to be rejected by High Court for Justice, according to report.
A-G Urges Rejection of Beit Shemesh AppealAttorney General calls to reject appeals against new elections. Weinstein: Appeal argues facts – not legal precedent.
Court Rules: New Elections in Beit ShemeshBeit Shemesh will vote again following alleged fraud in city elections; MK, Dept. Defense Minister praise decision.
Lawyer: No to Reelections Based on RumorsLawyer for Abutbul questions legality of proposed reelections in Beit Shemesh.
First Hearings Begin in Beit Shemesh Election CaseMayor Moshe Abutbul declares victory before walking into courtroom; prosecution admits 'fraudulent tactics' but not specific involvement.
A-G Appeals Beit Shemesh ElectionAttorney General cites police findings that elections were suspect. Candidate who lost has also filed appeal.
Gays in Beit Shemesh Tell Mayor: We ExistGroups plan protest following mayor’s ‘no gays here’ statement. Rally could stoke already heightened tensions amid voter fraud scandal.
Activist: Action Likely on Beit Shemesh ElectionThere is an good chance the Interior Ministry will order a recount or a repeat of elections in Beit Shemesh, local activist believes.
Thousands Call to Redo Beit Shemesh VoteThousands call to redo city elections in Beit Shemesh as reports of fraud continue.
Abutbul Slams ‘Childish’ OpponentsBeit Shemesh mayor rejects charges he 'stole the vote,' and slams calls to split city.
Beit Shemesh Vote: Last Word has Not Been SaidFollowing numerous reports of forged ID cards, Zionist residents take to the streets to protest the "hareidi hold on the city."
Bibi, Bennett, Lapid Stop Meddling in Beit ShemeshRe-elected Beit Shemesh Mayor slams Zionist leaders, calls on media to turn over new leaf, says city has voted with "love."
Extremism an Issue in Beit Shemesh RaceBeit Shemesh mayor recalls his accomplishments, but some residents say he’s to blame for continuing religious extremism.
Hareidi Extremists Riot Over Bus SegregationRioting began when several women refused to move to the back of a bus. Mayoral candidate: "we must end violence by extremists"
US Ambassador Meets with Beit Shemesh CommunityAmbassador Dan Shapiro was presented with artwork by a leading artist, an American oleh