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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

Deputy Mayor: 'No place in Be'er Sheva for extremism'

Be'er Sheva Deputy Mayor praises Court decision to divert gay pride parade, says subsequent cancellation reveals organizers' true motives.Shai Landesman, 7/14/2016, 12:07 PM

Be'er Sheva gay pride parade cancelled amid controversy

Supreme Court upholds police decision to divert Be'er Sheva parade to side street, event organizers cancel parade, plan protest instead.Shai Landesman, 7/14/2016, 8:47 AM

Canada: Supreme Court exonerates Nazi

The Supreme Court threw out the case of Helmut Oberlander, a member of a killing squad who claims he never took part in war crimes.Rachel Kaplan, 7/7/2016, 7:48 PM

Supreme Court dismisses appeal against Turkey reconciliation

Judges say they won't intervene in matters of government policy, drawing derision; 'When it suits them, the Supreme Court intervenes.'Ari Soffer, 7/7/2016, 5:40 PM

Supreme Court: No more free land for Kibbutzim

Kibbutzim won't receive public lands without payment, court rules, challenging century-old institution.Shimon Cohen, 7/7/2016, 10:25 AM

'Turkey deal breaks pact written in blood of the fallen'

New petition by army reservists demands that Supreme Court prevent transfer of funds to Gaza flotilla terrorists as part of Turkey dealShai Landesman, 6/30/2016, 5:55 PM

Terror victim families turn to court to block Turkey deal

Families of terror victims petition Supreme Court to freeze the agreement with Turkey, saying in amounts to a capitulation to terrorIdo Ben Porat, 6/29/2016, 2:37 PM

Report: Rabbinate to privatize Kashrut supervision

Proposed new plan would reduce Rabbinate's role to regulator of Kashrut, in dramatic departure from current statusShai Landesman, 6/26/2016, 9:27 AM

Petition calls to ban mixed prayers at the Kotel

Petition argues egalitarian prayer goes against 'local custom' defined by the Protection of Holy Places Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2016, 6:52 PM

Defend the Jewish Democratic state

The dictum of Aharon Barak, President of the Supreme Court of Israel (1995-2006), that “everything is justiciable”, makes nonsense of the rule of law, as well as Israel’s reputation as a democracy. It renders Israel a judicial despotism. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 6/6/2016, 11:02 PM

Arabs turn to Supreme Court to import non-kosher meat

Arab businesses demand exemption from law banning import of non-kosher meat into Israel.David Rosenberg, 5/19/2016, 12:03 PM

First terrorist buried after Supreme Court ruling

Following Supreme Court decision to return all terrorist bodies, ignoring deterrence, terrorist gets buried not far from his attack site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2016, 3:59 PM

Grandfather to pay child support after father fled to Uman

Israeli Supreme Court ruled that father of 'divorce refuser' who fled to Ukraine will pay 2000 shekels a month for grandchildren’s support.Shoshana Miskin, 5/9/2016, 1:32 PM

Court denies radical cleric Salah's appeal

Supreme Court denies Raed Salah's request to appeal his conviction for inciting violence, but cuts his prison sentence by two months.Arutz Sheva, 4/19/2016, 2:45 AM

Petition to prevent 'Women’s Priestly Blessing' at Kotel

Petitioners ask High Court to stop 'offensive and insulting' Priestly Blessing ceremony to be performed by Women of the Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 11:07 AM

Supreme Court blasts new haredi draft law as 'too soft'

Amendments to the 2014 law don't provide enough incentives for a haredi draft, may be political pandering, justices say.Tova Dvorin, 4/17/2016, 1:24 PM

Supreme Court OK's home demolition for Shlomit Krigman's killer

Home of terrorist who stabbed Israeli woman to death outside supermarket in Beit Horon will be demolished.Shlomo Piotrokovksi, 4/12/2016, 6:03 PM

Bar Association head backs criticism of Supreme Court

Israel Bar Association head Efi Naveh supports Justice Minister, explains that democracy means hearing things you don't like.Hezki Baruch, 4/5/2016, 9:07 AM

'Supreme Court ruling should outrage every thinking person'

Attorney of administrative detainee Meir Ettinger slams Prison Services, court for rejecting request to attend son's brit.Shimon Cohen, 4/4/2016, 4:30 PM

Zionist Union: Fire Shaked for criticizing Supreme Court

Shelly Yachimovich demands Netanyahu fire Justice Minister after she criticized Court. Shaked: This is attempt at political assassination.Hezki Baruch, 4/4/2016, 2:13 PM

Supreme Court rules: Meir Ettinger will not attend son’s brit

Israeli Supreme Court justices deny request to allow Jewish administrative detainee to attend son's circumcision.Shoshana Miskin, 4/4/2016, 1:10 PM

Shaked challenges Court: Gas deal 'too far', but Oslo was OK?

Justice Minister criticizes Supreme Court logic that gov can't limit future options, points out that Court was fine with Oslo Accords.Hezki Baruch, 4/4/2016, 12:05 PM

MK Gafni: Secular Israelis will also fight back against Court

MK says Supreme Court continues overstepping its bounds. Previously it interfered in religious matters, but now is trying to run country.Haim Lev, 3/28/2016, 11:49 AM

Netanyahu: Natural gas ruling harms Israeli economy

Prime Minister says following Supreme Court ruling that Israel is viewed as a country with which it is difficult to do business.Hezki Baruch, 3/28/2016, 12:14 AM

Supreme Court strikes down gas deal

Knesset given one year to fix problematic aspects of the natural gas pipeline deal.Shoshana Miskin, 3/27/2016, 6:07 PM

Supreme Court defers request against Temple Mount cameras

Justice Fogelman claims 'installing cameras on Temple Mount is not irreversible step,' but demands government respond to appeal.Nitsan Keidar, 3/23/2016, 7:47 PM