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High Court rules against Rabbinical Court: "Heaven forbid"

Judges rules that for next 21 days rabbinical court may not rule on efficacy of divorce granted to woman by comatose husband.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 3:40 PM

Retired Supreme Court President: The judges aren't leftists

Retired Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch says Supreme Court judges 'aren't leftists, they're professionals.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2017, 10:47 PM

60 days to address discrimination on Temple Mount

Minister of Public Security and Police Chief to respond within 60 days to petition on discrimination against Jews visiting Temple Mount.Shimon Cohen, 1/5/2017, 10:41 PM

'Attacks on Azariya verdict threaten democracy'

Supreme Court President says criticism of military court following Azariya verdict crosses boundaries of political discourse in democracy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2017, 6:49 PM

Kahlon criticizes Netanyahu on housing crisis

Finance Minister responds to PM's remarks on housing crisis and comments, "I, too, want housing for all, but at reasonable prices".Mordechai Sones, 12/27/2016, 4:41 PM

Women of the Wall to stage provocative ceremony at Western Wall

Women of the Wall to stage provacative candle-lighting ceremony the day before court hears petition on mandatory women's Torah reading.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 4:54 PM

New video pokes fun at Israel's Supreme Court

Satire group publishes video called 'Supreme Court: We decide it for you."Chana Roberts, 12/26/2016, 1:56 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Amona-A strategic defeat for Zionism

The impending destruction of the Jewish community of Amona reflects failure of political will and ideo-intellectual bankruptcy of the elected government rather than the inevitable culmination of a legal battle.Dr. Martin Sherman, 12/23/2016, 1:01 PM

'Court wanted to bring Amona residents to their knees'

Rabbi Haim Druckman criticizes Supreme Court for demanding unconditional response from Amona residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 9:57 PM

Supreme Court grants 45-day delay for Amona evacuation

Court agrees to government's request to push off eviction of Amona residents by 45 days, after residents pledge not to resist evacuation.Ido Ben Porat, 12/22/2016, 9:31 PM

Bennett: Court cannot abuse residents of Judea and Samaria

Education Minister criticizes Supreme Court demand that residents of Amona agree unconditionally to evacuate peacefully.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 6:15 PM

Amona residents respond to Supreme Court demand

Amona residents unconditionally pledge to be evacuated peacefully.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 12/22/2016, 4:58 PM

Supreme Court: Amona declaration not good enough

Supreme Court says that Amona residents' declaration of peaceable behavior during eviction must be 'unconditional,' demand resubmission.Uzi Baruch, 12/22/2016, 2:37 PM

Amona residents submit declaration to High Court

In response to the High Court's demand that Amona residents commit to peaceful evacuation, residents submitted declaration to the court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 1:27 PM

State files petition to delay Amona evacuation

The State Attorney's Office filed a petition to the Supreme Court Tuesday evening to delay the evacuation of Amona by 45 days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2016, 8:14 PM

Naor: Don’t bring politics into the appointment of judges

'The choice of Court candidates should be free of any political considerations and be based on candidates' qualifications and character.'Shlomo Vile and Ido Ben Porat, 12/20/2016, 1:54 PM

'The family supported the terrorist's actions'

Supreme Court rules that apartment of terrorist who murdered 2 remain sealed in light of support for terrorist's actions by family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2016, 8:43 PM

Government approves Amona deal

Coalition to request month's delay in Supreme Court date for eviction of Amona residents so that new homes can be built on nearby plots.Hezki Baruch, 12/18/2016, 7:07 PM

Kahlon's apartment tax to be decided by Supreme Court?

Opposition parties pledge legal challenge in Supreme Court to proposed tax on owners of multiple apartment units.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 12/18/2016, 4:29 PM

Poll: Faith in Supreme Court plummets

Survey shows faith in high court has fallen significantly over the last two decades.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 12/11/2016, 3:49 PM

Israel's Supreme Court is not above the law and not a law unto itself

The only way out is to start from the beginning. John Brent, 12/8/2016, 2:09 PM

Supreme Court lightens terrorists sentences

The Supreme Court has reduced the sentences imposed 6 months ago on the Arabs who threw Molotov cocktails onto Highway 6Ido Ben Porat, 12/6/2016, 1:49 PM

Demonstrators to say “Kaddish” for divorced fathers

Hundreds of men and women are expected to demonstrate tomorrow at the Supreme Court for the rights of divorced fathers.Gil Ronen, 12/5/2016, 4:37 PM

'It's time for the court system to change'

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin talks to Arutz Sheva about Amona, the Regulation Law, and the court system as a whole.Hezki Baruch, 11/28/2016, 10:11 AM

'Why is the religious judge acting like an Arab radical?'

Right-wing activist Baruch Marzel criticizes religious Supreme Court judge for his decision to delay the appointment of Rabbi Karim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2016, 8:38 AM

Rabbi Karim to High Court: No apology, no retraction

Rabbis express 'pride' in Rabbi Karim, calling his refusal to apologize to the Supreme Court a sanctification of G-d's Name.Hillel Fendel, 11/22/2016, 5:18 PM

Power to the People

Heads of the Movement for Governability and Democracy – Meshilut, talk about adversity and motivation, achievements and upcoming goals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2016, 8:02 PM

Jewish Home MK: Supreme Court has declared war on the government

Motti Yogev criticizes Supreme Court decision to delay appointment of chief IDF rabbi.Hezki Baruch, 11/21/2016, 2:37 PM

Rivlin: We have to comply with the Supreme Court

Rivlin on Amona: “If we do not understand that we have to follow Supreme Court rulings, we will have lawlessness.”Shlomo Vile, 11/20/2016, 11:12 AM

Lapid worries about Regulation Law

Lapid says Regulation Law's purpose isn't to help Amona but to undermine Supreme Court, calls it 'dangerous.'Hezki Baruch, 11/12/2016, 6:47 PM

MK: Why isn't there a Druze candidate?

Druze Deputy Minister and MK criticizes Shaked, asks why no Druze on list of Supreme Court candidates.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 11/7/2016, 11:46 AM

Shaked announces names of new candidates for Supreme Court

Justice Minister Shaked announced a list of 28 names, four of whom will fill vacant seats on the Supreme Court bench.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2016, 3:33 PM

It’s time to rein in the wayward Israeli Supreme Court

An American citizen weighs in clearly on the issue being argued in Israel ever since Justice Minister Shaked proposed changing the majority needed to select judges. John Brent, 11/6/2016, 9:51 AM

Supreme Court shows signs of disunity

Supreme Court justices criticize Chief Justice for "violent, unnecessary" steps in cutting ties with Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked.Yedidya Ben-Or, 11/6/2016, 9:34 AM

'The Supreme Court has to know its place'

Chief Rabbi of Kiryat Ono blesses the proposed law seeking to curb the influence of current Supreme Court justices on selection committee.Benny Toker, 11/4/2016, 1:35 PM

'King Abdullah had no right to give away land'

Rabbi of Kiryat Shmona: The presumed need to destroy Amona was based on a false premise from the beginning.Benny Toker, 11/2/2016, 7:45 PM

'Shaked is harming the Right'

Former Minister Gideon Sa'ar says Justice Minister's proposed change to method of selecting Supreme Court Justices will backfire.Gary Willig, 11/1/2016, 6:15 PM

Supreme Court revolution?

Minister Shaked has proposed a new law that seeks to bypass High Court approval of new appointments. Is the face of the Court set to change?Tal Polon, 10/31/2016, 10:00 PM

State asks high court for 7-month-delay on Amona destruction

The state requested that Amona remain standing for another 7 months as it seeks to provide a solution for the impasse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2016, 7:23 PM

Netanyahu waiting for Supreme Court over Amona law

Netanyahu reportedly only delaying vote on 'Amona Law' until Supreme Court decides whether or not to grant his request to delay demolition.Gary Willig, 10/30/2016, 10:49 PM

If not now-when?

The state needs to declare sovereignty over Judea and Samaria, otherwse thousands of Jews will lose their homes.Haim Misgav, 10/18/2016, 5:11 PM

Conservatives, Reform sue over Western Wall egalitarian plan

Reform and Conservative movements ask Supreme Court to order government to follow through on egalitarian prayer area next to the Kotel.JTA, 10/7/2016, 4:58 AM

Olmert loses Supreme Court appeal in Talansky affair

Supreme Court rejects former PM's appeal of his conviction for accepting cash-filled envelopes from an American-Jewish businessman.JTA, 9/29/2016, 1:55 AM

One Nation, One Kotel and One Chief Rabbinate

Director of Ateret Cohanim attacks High Court judges who criticized the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 6:14 PM

Recalcitrant husband takes Rabbis to court over shaming

Rabbinical Court ordered shaming of Oded Gez who refused to give his wife a divorce.Hillel Fendel, 9/12/2016, 6:41 PM

'Knesset must decide Amona's fate, not Supreme Court'

'Stop blaming the Supreme Court,' says Jewish Home MK. 'If government does not stop the demolitions, it will have lost its right to exist.'Shimon Cohen, 9/11/2016, 4:52 PM

Supreme Court: Force-feeding law is constitutional

Judges reject petition against law that allows force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners, even if motives are security-related.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 9/11/2016, 4:10 PM

Monument to fallen soldiers to be demolished

A vineyard and observation post set up in memory of 2 IDF soldiers killed in Lebanon are now ordered destroyed by Supreme Court.Hezki Baruch, 9/8/2016, 4:08 PM

'Work on the train is permitted on Shabbat'

The government responds to Meretz MK's petition, indicating that work on the train is permitted for the time being.Uzi Baruch, 9/6/2016, 2:09 PM

Justice Minister: We're coming, Supreme Court

Ayelet Shaked rejects Supreme Court ruling, proposes "first registration" to legalize Judea, Samaria. "I will use every means necessary."Rachel Kaplan, 9/1/2016, 9:53 PM

Liberman: We will respect court decision to destroy Amona

"If somebody thinks that we're not going to honor the order, he is deluding himself."Tal Polon, 9/1/2016, 10:52 AM

Advah Biton attacks High Court easing rock-throwers' punishment

Advah Biton, mother of Adele Biton who was murdered by rock-throwing terrorists, sharply criticized High Court easing of punishment.Yoel Domb, 8/30/2016, 2:21 PM

House of Rabbi Mark's murderer to be destroyed

The Supreme Court rejected the calls of leftist organization 'Hamoked' and allowed destruction of terrorist's home.Ido Ben Porat, 8/21/2016, 5:02 PM

Hunger striking terrorist seeks Supreme Court appeal

PFLP terrorist Bilal Kayed asks to appeal to Supreme Court after his petition to be examined by outside doctor is denied.Ben Ariel, 8/18/2016, 5:42 AM

Hallel-Yaffa's family: The legal system serves our enemies

Family of Hallel-Yaffa Ariel outraged by court's ruling that the home of the terrorist who murdered her will be only partially demolished.Reut Hadar, 8/4/2016, 1:14 AM

Knesset Chairman urges all 'decision-makers' to visit Amona

Yuli Edelstein: "As long as the basic premise is destruction, nothing good will come out of it, not for Jews and not for Arabs."Eliran Aharon, 7/28/2016, 8:11 PM

Attorney General reveals plan to save Amona

In a meeting with coalition leaders, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit proposes plan to save embattled Amona - and legalize it.Rachel Kaplan, 7/18/2016, 11:04 AM