Half a year on, Duma 'suspect' found innocent of all charges

Lawyers fuming after Shin Bet finally admit youth leader with outstanding national service was detained for no reason whatsoever.Orli Harari, 6/19/2016, 9:53 AM

Authorities ‘recruiting informants’ among Samaria Jews

A legal NGO says police intelligence officer uses threats, promises to get residents to inform on fellow Jews.Gil Ronen, 6/9/2016, 5:30 PM

'Sad situation on Temple Mount 49 years after liberation'

Rabbi arrested for asking Arab officer who pushed Jews to identify himself; youth who said 'amen' to well-wishes for Jewish people arrested.Ari Yashar, 6/5/2016, 3:31 PM

Police 'turn into the KGB' for gay pride march

Special forces raid home at 2 a.m. and arrest kindergarten teacher mother of 4 'without any reason and without any warrant.'Ido Ben-Porat, 6/3/2016, 9:33 AM

'Slippery slope': Jewish youth banned from contacting 87 people

In a shocking precedent, Jewish youth handed unusual ban without trial or evidence, 'public isn't aware this is becoming routine.'Ari Yashar, 5/29/2016, 5:26 PM

In Yitzhar 'evidence and trials are no longer needed'

Legal group slams Ya'alon's 'slippery slope to military dictatorship,' as 4 in beleaguered town are banned from Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2016, 11:36 AM

Teenage girl arrested for holding a sign near Temple Mount

Police arrest girl for holding up sign near Temple Mount entrance protesting discriminatory policies on holy site.Netanel Katz, 5/5/2016, 3:02 PM

Watch: Jew arrested for uttering Biblical verse on Temple Mount

Jewish visitor obeyed laws against Jewish prayer - but was arrested anyway. Police officer: I decide what 'prayer' means here.Tova Dvorin, 4/17/2016, 10:54 AM

'We hear about suspects being tortured and worry about our son'

Court to examine right-wing activists' appeal against detention conditions. Parents: We don't know what they're doing to our children.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/12/2016, 2:32 PM

Honenu head fears jailed Jews may be tortured

Legal aid director 'fears for well-being' of 5 activists, saying vague charges of 'security crimes' are enough to breach 'basic rights.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 8:48 PM

Two more Jews, including soldier, arrested in Shin Bet crackdown

Both suspects - including one IDF soldier - denied legal counsel in unusual wave of arrests.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/11/2016, 11:25 AM

Meir Ettinger: Prison guard is abusing me

Ettinger’s lawyer calls to suspend officer for ‘harsh abuse’ including false complaints. Prison response: Ettinger threatened to kill guard.Ido Ben Porat, Shoshana Miskin, 4/7/2016, 9:45 PM

Rightwing activist 'Let me take part in my son's brit milah'

Meir Ettinger, a rightwing activist held under administrative detention, asks court to let him participate in son's brit milah on Monday.Orly Harari, 4/1/2016, 4:01 PM

New Duma arson raises 'many question marks'

Head of legal aid group notes only Jews investigated in rash of fires despite reports of local Arab feud; 'more is hidden than revealed.'Orli Harari, 3/20/2016, 3:40 PM

Honenu: Government taking gun licenses, citizens defenseless

Legal defense organization Honenu claims many losing their gun licenses for unnecessary reasons, which endangers public.Menahem Schwartz, 3/9/2016, 6:52 PM

Combat soldiers kept in jail even after suspicions fell flat

Honenu accuses police of applying same 'invalid norms' against 'Hilltop Youth' towards soldiers, over handling of Arab claims of assault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 8:35 PM

IDF sends detention orders to hilltop youth members

IDF generals sign administrative detention orders against Jewish youths. Honenu: 'Selective enforcement against entire population.'Menahem Schwartz, 2/24/2016, 5:52 PM

Meir Ettinger's draconian detention gets extended

Court approves administrative detention order; lawyer: 'the authorities don't like his positions, tomorrow they won't like mine or yours.'Ido Ben-Porat, 2/23/2016, 4:18 PM

Haredi soldier to serve 7 months for beating Arab detainees

Defense attorney decries sentence as proving military court's disconnect from 'daily hardships' of combat soldiers.Shlomo Piotorkovsky, 2/11/2016, 1:16 PM

Woman gets back gun license taken over Temple Mount prayer

Old City resident successfully petitions having her license revoked in the midst of a terror wave for ‘Praying on Temple Mount.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2016, 6:10 PM

Second Jewish administrative detainee begins hunger strike

Evyatar Slonim, who has been held for almost six months, declares he is hunger striking along with Meir Ettinger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2016, 11:27 AM

Police brutality case closed because of 'lack of interest'

Teen claims police officer beat him to make him delete video of police violence. Case closed due to 'lack of interest for public.'Reut Hadar, 1/19/2016, 11:51 AM

'Top provocator of the Messianic right'

Zionist Union's MK Hilik Bar responds to Itamar Ben-Gvir's threats, following the pair's confrontation on Knesset Channel.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2016, 6:00 PM

Jewish teens indicted for beating an Arab shepherd

In months old case, two Jewish teens indicted for allegedly beating Arab shepherd last spring. Attorney: 'no basis in factual evidence.'Ido Ben Porat, 1/6/2016, 2:34 PM

Arami family demands new police chief find murderers

Family asks commissioner to bring 'new energy' to investigation of Sept. 2014 attack, noting 'lack of proportion' with Duma.Yedidya Ben-Or, 1/5/2016, 7:11 PM

Court strongly criticizes police in Judea, Samaria

Judge expresses outrage over police behavior in Judea Samaria. In one case, refuses to extend Jewish suspect's sentence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2016, 10:06 AM

Jew released after 5 months on 'false Shin Bet info'

Honenu hails release of right-wing activist after intel against him 'proven false,' demands administrative orders be rechecked.Ari Yashar, 1/3/2016, 6:07 PM

Duma lawyer demands interrogation methods be made public

Adi Keidar, Honenu lawyer requests that court release ban on interrogation methods on the same day that indictments are made.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/3/2016, 11:42 AM

Duma affair: Another suspect released to house arrest

A minor who was arrested two weeks ago, was finally allowed to meet with his lawyer 15 days later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2015, 4:04 PM

Duma suspect reveals alleged suicide attempt scars

Two weeks after slashing his wrists to end to the alleged brutal torture, lawyers finally allowed to photograph suspect's cuts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2015, 11:46 AM

State Attorney refusing court order to free Duma suspect?

Honenu legal aid group says parents of suspect told by prison they got 'order from above' to breach court order, in 'illegal arrest.'Nitsan Keidar, 12/29/2015, 7:41 PM

Leftist MKs: Cancel Honenu tax benefits for 'supporting terror'

MKs Trajtenberg, Rosenthal ask government to revoke tax benefits to Honenu for supporting right-wing 'terrorists.'Ido Ben-Porat, 12/29/2015, 1:58 PM

Indictment to be filed against one Duma suspect

Charges to be filed against one Jewish youth arrested in connection to Duma arson - for two-year-old assault case involving Bedouins.Ido Ben Porat, 12/28/2015, 5:46 PM

Complaint filed over ISA torture allegations in Duma case

Honenu calls to postpone indictments until an internal investigation can be launched.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/27/2015, 5:06 PM

Three Duma suspects still haven't seen a lawyer, 1 month later

Honenu asks to see clients to learn what they are suspected of, and check for torture; 15-year-old arrested on unknown suspicions.Ari Yashar, 12/26/2015, 9:36 PM

Two Duma arson detainees to be released

Suspects - including a minor who was held illegally by the Shin Bet - will be released to house arrest.Ari Soffer, 12/20/2015, 5:43 PM

Shin Bet claims 'significant progress' in Duma case

After protests over 'torture' of suspects, security services claim progress in Duma arson case; Lawyers: investigators playing politics.Ari Soffer, 12/20/2015, 11:33 AM

Protesters demand Shin Bet stop abusing Jewish prisoners

Demonstrators gather outside Shin Bet chief's home in Jerusalem to demand he stop abuse of Duma suspects.Eliran Aharon, 12/19/2015, 9:26 PM

Rabbi permits Duma suspects' lawyers to break Shabbat

Hevron, Kiryat Arba Chief Rabbi Dov Lior permits lawyers to break Shabbat in order to talk to their clients, the Duma suspects.Uzi Baruch, 12/19/2015, 7:07 PM

Mother of Duma arson suspect collapses in court

According to family sources, mother under intense stress over Shin Bet abuses against her son.Orly Harari, 12/16/2015, 5:31 PM

Shin Bet 'breaking lots of laws' in Duma suspects' detention

Legal rights NGO accuses courts of giving Shin Bet security service 'a rubber stamp to do whatever they want.'Raphael Poch, 12/15/2015, 8:45 PM

AG approved 'exceptional measures' against Duma suspects

Deputy Attorney General admits security services have approval to use 'exceptional measures' on Jewish terror suspects.Matt Wanderman, 12/14/2015, 2:05 PM

First Duma arson murder suspect released

12 days after arrest one of the suspects released to house arrest due to total lack of evidence; 'certificate of hostility by the system.'Ido Ben-Porat, 12/11/2015, 10:15 AM

Watch: Police violently abuse legal director en route to court

Honenu legal aid group's activities director shoved, choked and detained for no reason while trying to attend court hearing; Honenu to sue.Menachem Schwartz, 12/10/2015, 3:34 PM

Rabbi and wife detained without warrant

Legal aid group reports surprising early morning raid on family home, couple detained for investigation without any reason given.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2015, 9:07 AM

Rights group calls to let Duma suspects light Hanukkah candles

Attorney Adi Keidar hopes that the Duma suspects will be allowed to light Hanukkah candles - if not meet with their attorney.Shlomo Pietrekovsky, 12/7/2015, 3:47 PM

Duma murders: Nurse detained in hospital

'Third world' police wanted to arrest a nurse for being suspect's sister in mid-shift, but eventually agree to wait until morning.Reut Hadar, 12/3/2015, 6:04 PM

Absurd: Terrorist to testify against soldiers in court

Military court judge keeps soldiers in jail on claims of terrorists that they struck them, lawyer warns state is destroying IDF morale.Benny Tucker, 11/13/2015, 2:00 PM

Temple Mount terror sheikh indicted - too late to stop murders?

Watch: Sheikh al-Mughrabi gets indictment, but legal group notes release after first arrest 'likely directly led to recent attacks.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 11/12/2015, 4:54 PM

Administrative order 'updated' to bypass court?

IDF commander orders full house arrest in new order after court rejects call to punish Jewish youth; Honenu: 'vindictiveness proven.'Yedidya Ben-Or, 11/10/2015, 7:11 PM

Soldiers accused of hitting terrorist detained

Military court leaves combat soldiers in detention until ruling whether or not to arrest them, over claims that they struck a terrorist.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/29/2015, 10:55 PM

Five soldiers indicted for hitting terrorists

Two terrorists - one who hit himself to frame soldiers - get IDF to indict combat soldiers; phones searched for 'right-wing statements.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 10/29/2015, 6:05 PM

Jew arrested for not abiding by 'impossible' house arrest

Attorney slams 'illegal arrest' over breach of administrative order, which IDF admitted could not be fulfilled before dropping the ball.Ari Yashar, 10/27/2015, 4:05 PM

Arch-Terrorist Barghouti 'Makes a Mockery' of the Prisons

Attorney demands Israel Prison Service find out how Barghouti smuggled out incitement to terror article, indicating inside help.Natanel Katz, 10/19/2015, 12:53 PM

Arrest Extended for Jews Who Chased Terrorist

Three Jews given 5 more days in jail for pursuing Arab terrorist who hurled a rock at a female motorist outside Yitzhar.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 10/15/2015, 3:58 PM

Jew Posts Satiric Facebook Joke - And Gets Arrested

Recent army grad writes joke about Arab nurses stabbing patients and finds himself in jail; attorney: 'the police have lost direction.'Ido Ben-Porat, 10/13/2015, 11:02 AM

Jewish Woman Loses Gun for 'Praying on Temple Mount'

In midst of terror wave and as mayor calls to bear arms, Old City resident's gun taken over police claim unrelated to her handgun.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/12/2015, 11:16 AM