Mandelblit: Some people want to harm Attorney General's office

Attorney General hits back at calls to fire deputy AG Dina Zilber.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2018, 7:28 PM

'Dina Zilber will not be summarily tried'

Attorney General responds to officials in Justice Ministry who complained of how Zilber episode is being handled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2018, 6:52 PM

'If Dina Zilber isn't fired, we're walking out of meetings'

Bennett announces Jewish Home ministers will walk out of government meetings if Deputy AG Zilber participates; 'She's done advising us.'Mordechai Sones, 11/7/2018, 4:02 PM

'Deputy Legal Advisor exceeded authority, crossed every line'

Minister Shaked meets Attorney General, harshly attacks Deputy Legal Advisor's remarks in Cultural Loyalty Law debate.Mordechai Sones, 11/6/2018, 6:27 PM

Police confirm Netanyahu investigations complete

Attorney General to decide whether to indict PM in early 2019 after police wrap up 3 corruption investigations.JTA, 10/24/2018, 6:32 PM

Meretz chief demands AG probe Arutz Sheva

MK Tamar Zandberg calls on Attorney General to investigate Arutz Sheva news site following publication of opinion piece on Yitzhak Rabin.Shlomo Pyutrekovsky, 10/22/2018, 2:00 PM

Leftist activists harass Attorney General in neighborhood store

Leftist activist Eldad Yaniv claims A-G Mandelblit has spokespeople disguised as journalists, promises to 'conduct a home visit' on Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2018, 2:54 PM

Attorney General halts appointment of rabbinical judges

A-G Mandelblit halts promotion of chief rabbis' relatives after management of the rabbinical court fails to meet Justice Ministry's demands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2018, 2:43 PM

Attorney General supports LBGT High Court petition

Attorney General says allowing birth certificates for adopted children to list 2 same sex fathers a matter of equality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2018, 4:24 PM

Deri opposes registering same-sex couples as parents

“This is a matter of principle regarding the roots of the family structure in Israel,” said Interior Minister Aryeh Deri.Jonathan Benedek, 7/23/2018, 2:53 PM

Conservative rabbi recounts arrest over prohibited marriage

Rabbi's early morning arrest for marrying a couple without rabbinate approval caused a media storm.Tzvi Lev, 7/19/2018, 8:12 PM

Attorney General halts police interrogation

Attorney General Mandelblit orders police to stop interrogation, investigates Conservative rabbi's actions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 1:07 PM

Tzohar kashrut: 'People vote with their feet'

Head of Tzohar kashrut responds to AG's decision against private kosher authorites, says Chief Rabbinate 'fears competition'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2018, 11:19 AM

Tzohar's kashrut agency suffers a major blow

Attorney General rules restaurants cannot display certificates from kashrut organizations other than the Chief Rabbinate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 8:24 PM

Kish versus Mandelblit: 'We will end the disgrace'

MK responds to AG, who withheld law enforcement officials from hearing on conflict of interest in investigations of PM.Hezki Baruch, 7/12/2018, 3:01 PM

'Very serious intervention by attorney general'

MK Kish blasts AG's request to cancel hearing over suspected conflict of interest of investigator who oversaw Netanyahu investigations.Tal Polon, 7/11/2018, 9:09 PM

'Reexamine investigations against Netanyahus'

PM's attorneys call on AGto reexamine investigations against Netanyahu and his wife in light of reports of bias by lead investigator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2018, 8:28 PM

Nationality Law to advance - despite AG's objections

Tourism Minister Levin ignores Attorney General, pushes Nationality Law in its totality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 8:12 AM

Will Attorney General violate attorney general's instructions?

AG intends to oppose 'Appellant's Law' in Knesset Constitution Committee, directly contradicting Advisor's Directive 1.1005.Mordechai Sones, 6/24/2018, 10:18 AM

Protective Edge 2? 'A real possibility'

Justice Minister Shaked: Incendiary kite launchers are terrorists, should be treated the same as those who launch rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2018, 12:02 PM

'Attorney General is afraid of women's groups'

MK Smotrich blasts AG's support for Tel Aviv municipality's ban on gender-separated Chabad event.Tal Polon, 6/21/2018, 1:10 PM

A clear message to the Women of the Wall

Attorney General says Women of the Wall must pray in designated area and can be removed from Western Wall if they do not comply.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2018, 4:27 PM

Report: Sara Netanyahu to be indicted

PM's wife will be charged with misuse of taxpayer funds, report claims, unless she can return the money and confess for plea bargain.David Rosenberg, 5/27/2018, 9:11 PM

'Ban Joint List from running in next election'

National Union Party Secretary-General calls on Attorney General to investigate, ban Arab faction over support for Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2018, 5:51 PM

Netanyahu will not appoint the next police commissioner?

Attorney General suggests politicians under investigation, including the prime minister, may not be involved in picking police commissioner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2018, 7:56 PM

Jewish Home issues ultimatum

Education Minister warns PM his party will drop support for coalition in Knesset if Override Clause limiting Supreme Court not advanced.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2018, 10:29 AM

Will A-G stop the Overrule Clause?

Attorney General expected to present his opposition to Overrule Clause. Smotrich: Mandelblit is a good man but he is wrong.Michal Levy, 4/13/2018, 3:46 AM

Public Security Minister: Netanyahu needn't resign if indicted

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, who oversees the police, says Prime Minister can stay in office even if he receives indictment.Tzvi Lev, 3/30/2018, 2:46 AM

'Supreme Court rejected Reform movement's argument out of hand'

Lehava Chairman speaks to Arutz Sheva about Reform Center's decision to withdraw petition demanding his indictment.Eliran Aharon, 3/15/2018, 1:52 PM

Report: A-G said Netanyahu should resign if indicted

TV report claims Avichai Mandelblit said that if an indictment is filed against Netanyahu, he will have to resign. Justice Ministry denies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2018, 4:46 AM

The outline that will save the coalition?

Attorney General's office reportedly formulates compromise on Draft Law to prevent early elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2018, 3:46 PM

Yaalon calls on Netanyahu to resign

Former Defense Minister Moshe 'Bogie' Yaalon, a Netanyahu rival, calls on Prime Minister Netanyahu to resign over bribery allegations.Tzvi Lev, 2/18/2018, 12:04 PM

AG: Police carried out Netanyahu investigations 'by the book'

Following recommendation to indict Netanyahu, AG defends police department's investigation of PM. 'No one is above the law.'David Rosenberg, 2/15/2018, 10:13 PM

The man who can end Netanyahu

Who is Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit?Tzvi Lev, 2/13/2018, 11:58 PM

Israel's A-G: Countries around the world are rejecting BDS

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit stresses the importance of legal action against BDS movement.Eliran Aharon, 2/6/2018, 3:42 AM

'Netanyahu is innocent, would never harm Israel's security'

'I'm convinced Prime Minister would never harm Israel's security for foreign purposes. I believe he'll emerge completely vindicated.'Eliran Aharon, Mordechai Sones, 2/1/2018, 10:57 PM

Attorney General attempts to thwart Liberman's ban on poet

Defense Minister: 'With all due respect, I reject the Attorney General's position out of hand.'Uzi Baruch, 1/23/2018, 11:58 AM

'One of the lowest points of the leftist protesters'

Science, Technology and Space Minister blasts leftist protesters who disrupted the Attorney General while he was reciting Kaddish.Hezki Baruch, 1/22/2018, 6:35 AM

Chief Rabbi: An act of desecration which harmed the synagogue

Rabbi David Lau condemns leftist protesters who interrupted Attorney General while he was reciting Kaddish in memory of his mother.Hezki Baruch, 1/21/2018, 4:56 AM

Protesters disturb Attorney General's prayer

Leftist protesters demonstrate at Petah Tikva synagogue, disturbing Attorney General Mandelblit's recital of the mourner's prayer.Orly Harari, 1/20/2018, 9:13 PM

A-G summons deputy over criticism of Shaked

Attorney General clarifies that Deputy A-G should not make statements that imply criticism of elected officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2017, 10:14 AM

Case against Jewish Home MK closed

Attorney General Mandelblit closes case against MK Nissan Slomiansky who had been accused of sexual harassment.Ido Ben Porat, 12/4/2017, 12:06 AM

AG okays plan to save Netiv Avot. But will it be enough?

Attorney General authorizes plan to retroactively legalize 6 houses in embattled Gush Etzion neighborhood as demolitions loom.David Rosenberg, 11/28/2017, 10:13 PM

Last case against Olmert to be closed?

Attorney General reportedly to announce closing of case against former PM on suspicion of taking classified documents from jail.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2017, 1:09 AM

MK Moalem: AG's position on Regulation Law 'very troubling'

Jewish Home MK blasts AG's opposition to Regulation Law. 'He should allow government to appoint another AG, or keep quiet.'Hezki Baruch, 11/22/2017, 9:13 PM

'Regulation Law must be canceled'

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit says Regulation Law is illegal, must be canceled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2017, 2:43 PM

Will US waive visa requirement for Israelis?

US expected to add Israel to list of countries whose citizens are given automatic tourist visas upon arrival.David Rosenberg, 11/13/2017, 1:27 PM

'Hamas can be prevented from retrieving terrorists' bodies'

Defense Ministry denies report A-G Mandelblit against IDF's refusal to allow Hamas to retrieve bodies of terrorists from collapsed tunnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2017, 11:53 AM

AG: Law banning investigation of PM 'hurts rule of law'

Attorney General warns that bill, if passed, would turn premiership into 'refuge for criminals'.Hezki Baruch, 10/24/2017, 12:34 PM

A-G: Law banning investigation of PM 'ridiculous'

A-G Mandelblit says 'French Law' would keep corrupt PMs in power. Coalition chairman threatens to dissolve coalition over bill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 7:29 PM

'The law will pass - even if the Attorney General opposes it'

Coalition Chairman Bitan says bill granting sitting prime minister immunity will pass over AG's objections.Hezki Baruch, 10/23/2017, 1:02 PM

Supreme Court: Left-wing protest doesn't need a permit

'Court says no limits to be placed on protests outside home of Attorney General. 'No mention of distress caused to local residents.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 4:06 PM

Hebrew University may have granted hundreds of fake degrees

Supporters of anti-IDF organization illegally run academic program aimed at integrating leftists into government, grant degrees to students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 2:50 PM

Attorney General indicts Sara Netanyahu

Attorney General Mandelblit indicts Prime Minister's wife, despite polygraph test indicating innocence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2017, 12:17 PM

Sara Netanyahu to be indicted on Friday

Attorney General plans to issue indictment Friday against First Lady Sara Netanyahu, accusing her of misusing public funds.David Rosenberg, 9/7/2017, 10:22 PM

Justice Minister deflects criticism

Justice Minister Shaked says she didn't intend to slam Supreme Court justices, Nationality Law is intended to help courts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2017, 11:59 PM

Police chief: We're attacked by both the left and right

Police commissioner says criticism from right and left shows department remains non-partisan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2017, 11:01 AM