Court: Beit Yehonatan Seal Orders Remain Intact

A High Court judge said that a previous decision to evacuate and seal Beit Yehonatan in the City of David neighborhood will stand. David Lev, 9/1/2011, 3:53 PM

A-G Pressures Barkat on Beit Yehonatan

Weinstein tells Jerusalem mayor he has no right to postpone sealing the house in which Jews reside. Barkat issues unclear answer.Gil Ronen, 1/13/2011, 7:12 PM

MKs Meet in Building Slated for Demolition in East Jerusalem

National Union MKs meet in Beit Yehonatan, say that it should only be sealed off after illegal Arab homes in the area are destroyed.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 12/28/2010, 1:14 AM

Beit Yehonatan 'A Victory for Equality'

Land of Israel groups praise Beit Yehonatan decision as a 'victory for equality,' call to continue the trend.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2010, 10:08 PM

Reprieve for Beit Yehonatan - and for Arab Synagogue Squatters

Jews in Beit Yehonatan get to stay for now – if Arab squatters in a nearby synagogue may stay as well.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2010, 7:29 PM

Police Prepare to Seal Beit Yehonatan

Senior police officers meet city officials on how to seal Beit Yehonatan, a 6-story building in the City of David owned and lived in by Jews. Maayana Miskin, 12/22/2010, 9:07 PM

Court Petition: Beit Yehonatan Sealing Order is Discriminatory

The residents of Beit Yehonatan have filed suit in the Supreme Court, claiming the decision to seal the City of David building is discriminatory.Hillel Fendel, 12/22/2010, 5:54 PM

Police Forbid Tours of Beit Yehonatan and Shiloach

Victory for Arab violence: Police tell Beit Yehonatan residents tours to Shiloach Village are off because of Arab rioting.Gil Ronen, 9/27/2010, 4:02 PM

Joy in Nationalist Camp: Jerusalem District Attorney Resigns

Yossi Havilio, ten-year veteran Jerusalem DA and overt hostile opponent of Beit Yehonatan below the Temple Mount, has announced his resignation.Hillel Fendel, 9/7/2010, 1:56 PM

Mayor's Vision for Jerusalem

Nir Barkat says he wants Jerusalem to be an international cultural and spiritual center.Hillel Fendel, 8/2/2010, 11:09 AM

Beit Yehonatan Gets 30 Day Reprieve

Jewish residents of disputed building in eastern Jerusalem say the decision could mean a long term postponement of their eviction.Gil Ronen, 6/30/2010, 9:46 PM

Court Rejects Motion to Save Beit Yehonatan

District Court judge turned down motion by Jewish residents of the home in eastern Jerusalem to allow them to live in it. Gil Ronen, 5/25/2010, 4:54 PM

Petition: Destroy the Two Most Illegal Arab Buildings

Fighting fire with fire: A court petition is being filed this morning against two Arab buildings with the same status as Beit Yehonatan. Hillel Fendel, 5/6/2010, 9:10 AM

Legal Move a Ray of Hope for Beit Yehonatan?

Jewish residents, State Prosecution agree that Jerusalem Administrative Court will discuss fate of Beit Yehonatan next week.Gil Ronen, 4/28/2010, 10:45 PM

Beit Yehonatan Under Threat 'Because Mayor is Abroad'

Jerusalem Municipality inspectors made measurements at Jewish building slated for sealing, allegedly taking advantage of Mayor Barkat's absence.Gil Ronen, 4/27/2010, 6:29 PM

Beit Yehonatan Residents Offer Compromise

The residents of the Beit Yehonatan building in the Shiloach (Silwan) neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem are proposing a compromise.Hillel Fendel, 3/4/2010, 8:04 PM

Dramatic About-Face May Save ‘Beit Yehonatan’ in Jerusalem

Interior Minister Yishai confirmed a report that he will act to save the Jewish-owned Beit Yehonatan building in eastern Jerusalem for Jews.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/8/2010, 10:45 PM