Edelstein: My conscience will not let me fulfill court order

Outgoing Knesset Speaker refuses to carry out Supreme Court order to convene vote on his successor after announcing his resignation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2020, 5:16 PM

Knesset Speaker resigns

In first, Knesset Speaker resigns, protesting Supreme Court ultimatum. 'Court's decision is gross interference, undermines democracy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2020, 11:11 AM

Likud submits police complaint on election fraud

Likud MK Dr. Shlomo Karhi: 'We today filed police complaint on forgery in elections; Court accepted request to extend appeal date.'Mordechai Sones, 3/24/2020, 7:47 PM

Massive convoy protests Supreme Court's 'Overreach'

'We're sick and tired of the Supreme Court stealing our democracy,' protesters say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2020, 3:59 PM

'Supreme Court is leading us to anarchy'

Tourism Min. Levin slams Supreme Court's Esther Hayut: 'She should involve herself in things she has authority over, not take over Knesset.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2020, 11:07 AM

Supreme Court: Knesset Speaker must be elected by Wednesday

Shortly after submitting response to Supreme Court, judges order Yuli Edelstein to convene plenum by Wednesday to elect new Knesset Speaker.Mordechai Sones, 3/23/2020, 10:56 PM

Minister calls on Knesset Speaker to ignore Supreme Court

'Judiciary trampling on elected democratic institutions for years, today also purports to determine Knesset agenda,' Smotrich said.Mordechai Sones, 3/23/2020, 3:51 PM

Supreme Court sets veiled ultimatum for Knesset Speaker

Supreme Court orders Yuli Edelstein to hold vote on new Knesset Speaker - or else.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2020, 3:07 PM

Supreme Court rules against technological surveillance

Supreme Court says Knesset committees to monitor technological surveillance of coronavirus carriers must be set up by Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2020, 4:35 AM

Minister Erdan: Surveillance is 'extreme but vital'

Interviewed on 103 FM, Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan quells anxiety re: surveillance program: "The data will be destroyed."Arutz Sheva staff, 3/19/2020, 1:03 PM

Supreme Court rejects appeal to disqualify Netanyahu

Appeal by Movement for Quality Government to disqualify PM Netanyahu outright is rejected. 'We'll resubmit after results are published.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 2:10 PM

Protesters demand: Don't let Netanyahu form a government

Movement for Quality Government calls on Pres. Rivlin, Supreme Court, not to allow PM Netanyahu to form government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2020, 1:53 PM

Liberman demands another debate on disqualifying MK Yazbak

Yisrael Beyteinu Chairman orders petition to Supreme Court demanding to annul judgment legalizing Knesset Member Heba Yazbak run.Mordechai Sones, 2/10/2020, 7:46 PM

Court ruling could lead to mass entry of refugees, officials say

Israeli immigration officials concerned Supreme Court ruling could open Israel up to mass immigration of refugees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 10:34 AM

Tibi: Yazbak learned her lesson

MK Ahmed Tibi expresses his disappointment with Supreme Court judges who supported the decision to disqualify MK Yazbak.Ben Ariel, 2/10/2020, 5:29 AM

'The Supreme Court spits in the faces of the bereaved families'

Tourism Minister criticizes Supreme Court's decision to allow MK Heba Yazbak to run for the Knesset despite her glorification of terrorists.Yariv Levin, 2/10/2020, 5:02 AM

'The Supreme Court authorized a supporter of terrorism'

MK Ayelet Shaked responds to Supreme Court's decision to permit Heba Yazbak to run for the Knesset.Ben Ariel, 2/9/2020, 11:38 PM

Supreme Court overturns decision to ban Arab MK Heba Yazbak

Israeli Supreme Court overturns election committee decision to bar Arab MK and 'Free Yigal Amir' party from from running in next election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 8:12 PM

Supreme Court considers banning Arab MK from election

It is estimated that the Supreme Court will approve MK Yazbak's run for Knesset, despite her support of terrorism and praise of murderers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 9:42 AM

'Female tankists take twice as long to load shells'

In experiment incorporating women into armor it emerges that average time for loading and firing is significantly longer in women than men.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2020, 10:51 PM

Shared a 'hurtful' post? Now you can be sued for that

In an unprecedented decision, Israeli court says Facebook users who shared hurtful posts can be sued. Gave a like? Don't worry, you're fine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 3:12 PM

De facto import tax exemption to end on Israel Post packages

Supreme Court orders import taxes to be levied on all importers, ending claimed preferential treatment of Israel Post.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 12:16 PM

Court rejects petition to bar Netanyahu from forming government

In victory of Netanyahu, Israeli Supreme Court throws out petition which sought to block PM from forming a new government under indictment.Hezki Baruch, 1/2/2020, 4:38 PM

Female tank commanders petition to recruit women to armor

First female IDF tank commanders and accompanying officer again petition Supreme Court demanding to recruit women for armor.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2020, 9:39 AM

'They don't like democracy, so they turn to the Supreme Court'

Former Justice Min. Ramon says PM Netanyahu has legitimate right to request immunity, slams those appealing to Supreme Court.Shimon Cohen, 1/1/2020, 12:49 PM

Who will Netanyahu appoint as ministers?

Prime minister will have to appoint ministers to Agriculture, Welfare and Diaspora ministries by tomorrow evening.Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2019, 10:46 PM

'Pirate' protest outside court: 'Stop stealing our democracy'

Protesters dressed as pirates gather outside of Supreme Court during hearing on whether Netanyahu can be allowed to form a new government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2019, 11:48 AM

'Nothing in the law barring Netanyahu from running in election'

Court opens hearing on PM's ability to new gov't with pointed questions for petitioners. 'Why does this need court intervention now?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2019, 10:06 AM

Netanyahu: Immunity is the cornerstone of democracy

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says he'll announce his decision on asking for immunity within two days.Sara Rubenstein, 12/29/2019, 11:49 PM

AG: 'Supreme Court will decide, then I'll express opinion'

Mandelblit asks to submit position only if judges discuss issue of forming government.Mordechai Sones, 12/26/2019, 2:47 PM

'Grave mistake for court to rule on whether PM can form gov't'

Ex-Justice Minister says only the president can decide whom to entrust with forming a gov't. 'It's not me saying this; it's a Basic Law.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 9:55 PM

Can Netanyahu form a new government while under indictment?

Supreme Court to rule on whether Netanyahu can continue on as prime minister after new elections while under indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 4:58 PM

Supreme Court freezes appointment of state prosecutor

At the last moment, Israel's Supreme Court steps in to freeze appointment of interim State Prosecutor, after Justice Minister appoints her.Ido Ben Porat, 12/18/2019, 2:29 PM

Supreme Court rejects petitions demanding Netanyahu resign

'Given close proximity of new elections, it would be gratuitous for court to now decide issues raised by petitions,' judges state.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2019, 2:26 PM

Does Israel have right to kick out 'human rights' operatives?

Boomerang: 'The hypocrisy of Israel's detractors is mind-blowing.'Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2019, 8:45 PM

A first: PA taken to court over illegal construction

Watchdog group submits precedent-setting Supreme Court petition against Palestinian Authority over school illegally built on nature reserve.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 8:09 AM

Meir Shamgar, former Supreme Court chief justice, dead at 94

Former chief justice Meir Shamgar, who headed Israeli Supreme Court from 1983 to 1995, led inquiry into Rabin assassination, dead at 94.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2019, 10:34 AM

Supreme Court: Malka Leifer to remain under arrest

Supreme Court overturns district court's decision to release alleged sex offender to house arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019, 8:13 AM

Supreme Court dismisses appeal of Barkan terrorist's brother

Amjad Na'alwa, who was convicted of failing to stop his brother from carrying out a terrorist attack, will serve another year in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 4:46 PM

Supreme Court prevents terrorist meeting his lawyer

Supreme Court approves preventing Dolev terror squad head meeting with lawyer on grounds 'essential for area security.'Mordechai Sones, 10/7/2019, 8:26 PM

Supreme Court rejects Yigal Amir's appeal

Amir's rights were taken away due to a phone call in which he tried to convince a rap star to join a political party for his release.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 9:23 PM

'The State of Israel's allowed to say "enough"'

Supreme Court discusses BDS operative Omar Shakir's petition against Interior Minister decision not to extend his work visa in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 9/24/2019, 4:01 PM

Yigal Amir appears at High Court following petition

Yigal Amir, who's serving a life sentence for the murder of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin filed an urgent petition due to 'denial of rights.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2019, 6:21 PM

Goldin family: Netanyahu has no more excuses

Hadar Goldin's parents respond to Supreme Court ruling that the state can hold terrorists' bodies.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2019, 5:45 AM

Supreme Court okays holding terrorists' bodies

Supreme Court allows IDF to hold terrorists' bodies for negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2019, 3:58 PM

Why is Israel's Supreme Court unjust?

Walter's World's 750th show examines what could prevent right-wing from winning a majority. Also: How does the Supreme Court relate?Walter Bingham, 8/30/2019, 6:39 PM

Law, Democracy & the Supreme Court's power play

Interview with Machon Shilo head Rabbi David Bar-Hayim.Mordechai Sones, 8/29/2019, 9:43 AM

Haredi party promises law bypassing Supreme Court

New UTJ campaign warns Supreme Court will continue 'interfering' in haredi community's lives.Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, 8/26/2019, 11:35 AM

Supreme Court disqualifies Otzma Yehudit candidates

Supreme Court disqualifies Baruch Marzel and Bentzi Gopstein from running in election, but says rest of candidates can run.Ido Ben Porat, 8/26/2019, 5:00 AM

Supreme Court discusses disqualification of Otzma Yehudit

Hearing called for by leftist parties and Reform movement to disqualify Otzma party from running for Knesset begins.Hezki Baruch, 8/22/2019, 9:29 AM

Supreme Court intervenes in the middle of the concert

Supreme Court rules that Nazareth Court exceeded its authority by canceling ruling on gender segregated concert in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 11:18 PM

Be'er Sheva court: Arab squatters must reimburse Israel

Be'er Sheva District Court okays gov't petition, orders leaders of illegal 'Al Arakib' squatters camp to reimburse State's expenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2019, 3:05 PM

Woman sues MD for not asking about her religious beliefs

Israel's Supreme Court rejects the appeal of a woman who gave birth to a baby with Down syndrome.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2019, 9:20 PM

Number of infiltrators leaving Israel surges

Despite Supreme Court blocking government plans to deport illegal immigrants, voluntary self-deportations up 57% since 2018.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 2:02 PM

Status quo violations on Temple Mount continue

Four suspects detained for transporting room dividers to install in structure transformed illegally into Temple Mount's newest mosque.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 1:49 PM

IDF to allow Reform military funerals

State representative announces to Supreme Court that Reform rabbi or 'rabbah' will be permitted to hold military funeral ceremonies.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2019, 11:31 AM

Is cheating wife entitled to half of her husband's home?

Supreme Court grants additional hearing after women's groups protest ruling denying unfaithful wife half of husband's previously-owned home.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 6/18/2019, 2:58 PM