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

Evacuation of illegal Bedouin settlement - only after elections?

Government requests 6-month extension for court-ordered demolition of illegal Bedouin settlement east of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2019, 1:56 PM

Supreme Court throws out pro-family group's appeal

Hazon, a pro-family group, points out that 'freedom of expression' applies only to those supporting 'dad and dad.'Ido Ben Porat, 6/5/2019, 12:44 PM

Supreme Court halts deportation of Human Rights Watch official

Israeli Supreme Court freezes deportation order against Omar Shakir, regional director of Human Rights Watch.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/3/2019, 6:37 PM

Did police mislead Temple Mount worshippers?

Police announce in court it would do everything to open Mount as usual, precluding Court intervention; since then site remains closed.Mordechai Sones, 5/20/2019, 9:55 PM

Court backs closure of Temple Mount to Jews on Jerusalem Day

Supreme Court rejects appeal against closing Temple Mount to Jews on Jerusalem Day, backs police decision bar Jews because of Ramadan.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/16/2019, 3:54 PM

Left Israel? Don't lose your identity card

Supreme Court upholds State's refusal to issue ID cards to Israeli who emigrated.Michal Levi, 5/14/2019, 6:35 PM

New coalition plans major limitations on Supreme Court power

Likud, United Right, document includes banning Supreme Court from overturning laws, Attorney General from tying Knesset members' hands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2019, 10:55 AM

The Duma plea bargain

The court is basing their evidence upon testimony which was disqualified after it was found to be forced under prolonged torture and extreme duress. A letter from the minor's parents follows the article. Chaya Chava Shulman, 5/12/2019, 2:20 PM

100 PA Arabs to be allowed to enter Israel

Supreme Court accepts petition against PM decision not to allow PA participation in 'joint memorial ceremony'.Mordechai Sones, 5/6/2019, 5:41 PM

Shaked to Aharon Barak: Knesset traumatized by judicial activism

Outgoing Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked speaks at a Nationality Law seminar with former Supreme Court president Barak in the audience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2019, 10:09 PM

Court delays Israel's deportation of Human Rights Watch official

Supreme Court delays deportation of Human Rights Watch official who called for boycott of Jewish businesses in Judea and Samaria.AFP, 5/2/2019, 8:20 PM

Supreme Court censures Land Authority: Release data to Regavim

Regavim movement: 'Classic case of official negligence enabling creeping illegal takeover of state land.'Mordechai Sones, 4/30/2019, 6:55 PM

Supreme Court rejects petition against Netanyahu forming gvmt

'Petition before us reveals no grounds for intervention in decision of President of State,' judges Barak, Elron, Gruskoff rule.Mordechai Sones, 4/23/2019, 8:15 PM

MK Avi Dichter: Wrong and unfair attack

'Yariv Levin is a very smart man. Nobody really knows what he intends to do if he becomes justice minister,' Dichter says.Hezki Baruch, 4/19/2019, 12:23 PM

'Declaration of war on the Supreme Court'

Officials in the justice system afraid of the next Justice Minister: We are going to have a particularly difficult time.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2019, 3:43 AM

Home of Rabbi Ettinger's murderer will be destroyed

Supreme Court rejects petition by family of terrorist who murdered Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger and Gal Keidan against the demolition of his home.Ben Ariel, 4/17/2019, 3:08 AM

Petition rejected, green light to establish medical faculty

Petition by Professors in Hebrew University and Weizmann Institute of Science against opening Ariel University Medicine Faculty rejected.Mordechai Sones, 4/15/2019, 3:49 PM

Liberman petitions against DNA testing

Yisrael Beyteinu party submits Supreme Court petition to cancel DNA tests for immigrants from former Soviet Union to prove Jewishness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 4:41 PM

Supreme Court petition to evacuate Khan al-Ahmar

Regavim demands Prime Minister fulfill commitment and evacuate illegal Bedouin outpost located on road to Ma'aleh Adumim.Mordechai Sones, 4/2/2019, 8:09 PM

Smotrich: Repair the injustice, allow us to correct the list

National Union chair addresses Supreme Court hearing on petitions against decision not to allow promotion of Ben-Gvir on United Right list.Hezki Baruch, 3/27/2019, 8:06 PM

No changes to United Right-Wing list

Elections committee rejects request by Union of Right-Wing Parties to alter Knesset slate after Supreme Court disqualified candidate.Hezki Baruch, 3/24/2019, 9:27 PM

'They're doing all they can so we won't be in the Knesset'

Central Elections Committee discusses rightist union's request to bump Itamar Ben-Gvir to 5th place, after Michael Ben-Ari disqualified.Hezki Baruch, 3/21/2019, 12:46 PM

'Unfortunate decision that will harm public trust'

Retired Judge Menachem Ne'eman questions Michael Ben-Ari's disqualification, calls for enactment of Overrule Clause.Benny Toker, 3/18/2019, 8:26 PM

Proposal: Knesset to choose Supreme Court judges

Justice Minister Shaked reveals plan to delineate Supreme Court's boundaries and authority, allow gov't to choose justices, legal advisers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2019, 1:52 PM

Kahlon slams Supreme Court decision to ban Otzma candidate

'Our democracy is strong enough to allow Michael Ben-Ari to participate,' says Finance Minister, after court bars Ben-Ari from Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2019, 11:46 AM

Smotrich calls urgent Knesset meeting to cancel court decision

MK Bezalel Smotrich calls for urgent Knesset meeting, aims to pass law removing Supreme Court's ability to approve or disqualify candidates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2019, 9:27 AM

Arab parties in, Otzma Yehudit candidate out

Court overturns election committee decision to permit former MK Michael Ben-Ari to run for 21st Knesset - but permits Arab parties to run.David Rosenberg, 3/17/2019, 7:56 PM

National Union leader: Supreme Court is not in charge

MK Bezalel Smotrich warns that if Otzma Yehudit candidate is disqualified, Israel will need 'mountain of votes' to bring court down to size.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2019, 10:59 AM

'They will not decide, the people will decide'

Union of Right-Wing Parties to launch campaign if Supreme Court disqualifies Dr. Michael Ben-Ari.Orli Harari, 3/17/2019, 3:39 AM

'I hope High Court will not mess with Election Committee'

Supreme Court president, National Union leader argue in hearing on candidacy of Michael Ben Ari.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2019, 7:16 PM

MK Smotrich rebukes Chief Justice: 'Don't belittle legislature'

Sharp confrontation develops between MK Betzalel Smotrich and Chief Justice Esther Hayut during hearing on Ben-Ari and Ben-Gvir appeal.Hezki Baruch, 3/14/2019, 3:27 PM

Supreme Court weighs ban on Otzma Yehudit candidates

Supporters of right-wing faction face off against Arab activists outside of hearing as Supreme Court considers ban on Otzma Yehudit.Hezki Baruch, 3/14/2019, 12:36 PM

'We hope the court does what's right'

Supreme Court to discuss the appeal of the Reform movement against the decision to allow Ben-Ari and Ben-Gvir to run for Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2019, 1:11 AM

'Gantz and friends threatening judges'

Attorney Ben Gvir attacks Blue and White video warning of possibility he will be elected to Judicial Selection Committee.Mordechai Sones, 3/12/2019, 9:42 PM

Ayelet Shaked and the Rule of Law Mafia

In Israel, the legislature is not sovereign to legislate, and the executive lacks actual control to execute the instructions of the legislature. The Supreme Court has seized the government’s power to determine policies.Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 3/10/2019, 7:45 AM

'Would have been better to announce suspicions after elections'

Ex-Supreme Court justice Yaakov Turkel defends Netanyahu. "As one who believes in democracy and rule of law, I am uneasy.."103FM, 3/5/2019, 2:01 PM

'Difficult to understand State's conduct'

Regavim at Supreme Court hearing wonders about state conduct regarding illegal Bedouin construction and lack of law enforcement.Hezki Baruch, 3/4/2019, 7:29 PM

Supreme Court clears way for ruling on Netanyahu indictments

Court rejects petition to bar Attorney General from announcing his decision on charges against Netanyahu prior to election.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2019, 4:27 PM

Despite court ruling, illegal construction rampant in Negev

The Supreme Court has ordered the demolition of dozens of illegal buildings in Bedouin townships.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2019, 2:07 PM

Supreme Court orders Civil Administration to compensate Regavim

Supreme Court makes clear Civil Administration, in charge of administration and law enforcement in Judea and Samaria, is not above the law.Mordechai Sones, 2/19/2019, 10:02 PM

State: We'll raise prices on price-controlled dairy products

State informs Supreme Court that it will agree to dairy manufacturer's request to raise prices.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2019, 11:38 AM

Court bars serial sperm donor from donating to Israeli woman

Man identified as 'serial sperm donor' barred from donating sperm to Israeli woman by Supreme Court order.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/14/2019, 5:51 PM

Dutch government funded effort to undermine Israeli court

Report by left-wing NGO B'Tselem challenging decisions by Israeli Supreme Court in Judea and Samaria was funded by Dutch government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2019, 12:27 PM

Israeli organizations support Gaza residents

Left-wing human rights groups file petition to Supreme Court demanding government speed up granting of permits to Gaza residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2019, 3:38 PM

When Fox News accidentally aired Ruth Bader Ginsburg obituary

Fox News apologizes for accidentally airing obituary graphic for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, suggesting she had died.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/22/2019, 10:27 AM

Supreme Court: Haredi draft deferments to remain in place

Yeshiva students breathe sigh of relief as Supreme Court accepts request to push off nullification of draft law until after elections.David Rosenberg, 1/20/2019, 9:09 PM

Police say probe in sex-for-promotion scandal handled properly

Amid rising criticism over the probe that has rocked Israel's legal establishment, police insist investigation conforms to legal norms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2019, 10:21 AM

Supreme Court to Agudat Yisrael: Allow women candidates

Supreme Court rules that Agudat Yisrael will be required to remove clause preventing women from running with the party.Michal Levy, 1/11/2019, 5:03 AM

Court orders state to fund army prep school for religious girls

Court instructs Education Ministry to fund IDF preparatory activities at religious girls' schools, as is done at boys' schools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2019, 9:33 AM

UK and EU build illegal road on IDF training ground

British government and EU pave illegal road through same training ground that was subject of recent Regavim Supreme Court petition.Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2019, 3:40 PM

Shaked rips legal community for not defending Supreme Court

Justice Minister slams legal community refusing to defend the Supreme Court from leftist incitement towards conservative-leaning justices.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 9:49 PM

Arab MKs petition Supreme Court after Knesset rejects bill

Arab lawmakers turn to Supreme Court after Knesset refuses to consider bill negating Israel's Jewish character.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2018, 3:07 PM

Netanyahu to bereaved family: Petition the Supreme Court

PM reportedly advised Barkan victim's family to petition Supreme Court over partial demolition of terrorist's home.Ben Ariel, 12/19/2018, 1:14 AM

'There's no such thing as a mentally ill terrorist'

Family of man murdered in a stabbing attack in Jerusalem considering petition to Supreme Court if terrorist's home isn't demolished.Benny Tocker, 12/18/2018, 3:09 AM

Netanyahu hiding behind Supreme Court

PM accuses Supreme Court of failing to demolish terrorists' homes and promises to discuss the matter with the Attorney General.Nitsan Keidar, 12/18/2018, 1:08 AM

Is Israel's system of government really democratic?

Israeli politics: A guide for the perplexed - part 2.Walter Bingham, 12/8/2018, 11:54 PM