Arabs petition Supreme Court to expel Jews from Hevron building

Despite proof of purchase, Arab family claims relative who sold building to Jews had no right to do so, demand Jewish residents be expelled.David Rosenberg, 8/8/2017, 10:45 AM

Supreme Court intervenes: Tax on third apartment nullified

Law pushed by Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon to tax owners of three or more housing units thrown out by Supreme Court.Haim Lev, 8/6/2017, 6:52 PM

Supreme Court postpones evictions in Sde Boaz

High Court issues order preventing demolition of 4 houses in Gush Etzion that were slated for demolition tomorrow morning.Eliran Aharon, 8/2/2017, 10:29 PM

'We heard Eizenkot but we're going to the Supreme Court'

Despite Chief of Staff's statement, family of Elor Azariya intent on appealing his sentence to the Supreme Court.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2017, 12:05 AM

Supreme Court orders return of terrorists' bodies

Supreme Court rules police cannot hold bodies of terrorists who murdered 2 policemen on the Temple Mount. Terrorists are Israeli citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2017, 10:48 PM

US rabbis support Israeli government on adoption criteria

Coalition for Jewish Values quotes Torah, also points to longterm surveys showing negative impact on chldren raised by same-sex partners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2017, 7:47 AM

State asks Supreme Court to reject petitions on Western Wall

State informs Supreme Court that the Western Wall deal has been canceled and it was decided instead to renovate the mixed gender area.Orli Harari, 7/18/2017, 1:08 AM

Haifa Chemicals lays off 1,200 workers

Lack of raw materials forces Haifa Chemicals to furlough employees, with mass layoffs expected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 9:44 AM

'The Supreme Court has become the legislator'

Law Committee to discuss today Basic Law amendment meant to curtail Supreme Court's ability to reject Knesset bills.Hezki Baruch, 7/9/2017, 11:14 AM

Homes of killers of Arab teen will not be demolished

Supreme Court rules act of deterrence not necessary after murderers of Arab teen receive 21 years to life in prison.Gary Willig, 7/4/2017, 4:45 PM

Illegal Arab outpost built next to train bridge in Jerusalem

Supreme Court issues temporary injunction against illegal construction of new Arab outpost near tunnel vital to Jerusalem-Tel Aviv railway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2017, 10:42 PM

US Supreme Court partially reinstates Trump travel ban

'Balance tips in favor of Government’s compelling need to provide for Nation’s security.'Mordechai Sones, 6/26/2017, 7:24 PM

All eyes on US Supreme Court amid retirement rumors

Growing signs inside Washington that one of the Supreme Court's 8 associate justices will be resigning this year - possibly this week.David Rosenberg, 6/26/2017, 11:28 AM

The end of the Supreme Court's anti-settler discrimination

Knesset gives preliminary approval to law mandating Judea and Samaria issues be handled in regional courts instead of Supreme Court.Hezki Baruch, 6/21/2017, 4:05 PM

Will new courts protect settlers from Civil Admin. overreach?

Government gives backing to bill which would establish courts for Judea and Samaria, enable residents to challenge administrative decisions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 5:36 PM

Barak blasts 'fascist' Shaked

Former Prime Minister accuses Justice Minister of fascism following her row with Supreme Court President.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/30/2017, 9:08 PM

Lawsuit demands equal rights for religious Jewish athletes

Supreme Court receives petition to stop discrimination against Sabbath-observant athletes among professional sports associations in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 3:49 PM

Finance Minister told the Supreme Court 'No!'

Finance Minister Kahlon refuses to follow Supreme Court's demand to re-pass law on third apartment tax.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2017, 8:23 AM

Bill to block leftist court petitions against Jewish towns

Ministerial Committee to vote on bill restricting standing on petitions against Jewish communities to those directly affected by case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2017, 10:55 AM

Gafni: Supreme Court crossed the line

Chairman of Knesset Finance Committee: We are the only nation in the world where the people do not choose the Supreme Court judges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2017, 10:07 PM

'Not everything is adjudicable'

Justice Minister doesn't rule out action to restrict judicial power. 'If the judges don't do it themselves, the Knesset may have to act.'Ido ben Porat, 5/11/2017, 7:46 AM

MK Maklev: 'Why did the Supreme Court hurry to rule on Shabbat?'

MK Uri Maklev(UTJ) says that haredi parties are working to cancel by-laws allowing Shabbat commerce and demand a new Supreme Court hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 5:06 PM

Former Chief Rabbi's sentence reduced by 1 year

Sentence against former Chief Rabbi convicted of bribery reduced to 3 1/2 years in line with plea bargain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2017, 6:10 PM

Supreme Court okays Sabbath desecration in Tel Aviv

The Supreme Court approves the Tel Aviv by-law allowing the opening of 160 supermarkets and kiosks on Shabbat.Reut Hadar, 4/19/2017, 6:24 PM

Supreme Court: Taba Crossing will remain closed

Two Israelis petition Supreme Court for right to vacation in Sinai despite government decision to close crossing due to terror threats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2017, 12:00 PM

Supreme Court: No change to Temple Mount restrictions

Court turns down request by Likud MK to issue injunction against Knesset rule barring MKs from visiting holy site.Hezki Baruch, 3/29/2017, 11:20 AM

Glick to Supreme Court: Allow access to Temple Mount

MK Yehuda Glick submits petition to Supreme Court to prevent PM and ministers from issuing orders to police regarding Temple Mount.Nitzan Keidar, 3/28/2017, 11:38 AM

Suit against UN for illegal construction in Jerusalem

Regavim petitions Supreme Court against misuse of state lands and illegal construction by UN in Israel's capital.Gary Willig, 3/27/2017, 8:48 PM

'No rush to vote for new Chief Justice for Supreme Court'

Chief Justice wants successor appointed as soon as possible, Justice Minister says chief justice needs to be chosen not based on seniority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2017, 8:15 AM

Lawyers request additional review of 'fight baby's' case

Child's lawyers request Supreme Court hold additional hearing, say child's best interests were not taken into account.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 3/19/2017, 1:10 PM

Women of the Wall petition Supreme Court over Western Wall

Women of the Wall demands right to pray undisturbed at Western Wall against established customs of holy site.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 5:16 PM

'Don't destroy buildings until Supreme Court ruling'

Attorney General calls on government not to take any action regarding illegal buildings until after upcoming Supreme Court ruling.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 8:30 PM

'Corruption entered the rabbinical establishment'

The Supreme Court rejected appeal over fictitious rabbinical certificates issued to security personnel by Chief Rabbinate.Yoel Domb, 3/12/2017, 2:24 PM

'A Jewish judge in Israel is not a gentile court'

Supreme Court Justice Zvi Tal told of Lubavitcher Rebbe's blessing upon appointment; Judge Kister related close association with Chazon Ish.Rabbi Yisrael Rosen, 3/2/2017, 3:12 PM

State responds to petitions over prime minister's investigations

The State rejected claims that Mandelblit disqualify himself from prime minister's investigations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 10:04 PM

Attorney General allows State to defend Regulation Law

A-G signals he will not testify against Regulation Law despite opposing it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 7:20 PM

Ofra reservists protest demolitions in IDF uniforms

Ofra reservists call on people to come in IDF uniform and protest demolitions in Ofra. "We are not second-class citizens or lawbreakers.'Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2017, 10:12 AM

'We are being evicted for an imaginary owner - is that justice?'

Vardit Kfir, whose house in Ofra is being evacuated Tuesday, says residents are there to stay. 'Land of Israel belongs to the Jews'.Yoel Domb, 2/28/2017, 9:53 AM

Justice Minister: Livni should be ashamed of herself

Justice Minister slams predecessor Tzipi Livni for unfair criticism, promises new Amona town will be built.Ido Ben Porat, 2/27/2017, 2:49 PM

'Shaked wants a submissive court'

Leftist MK Tzipi Livni says Justice Minister 'wants a court which will not criticize the government or limit the government's activities.'Ido Ben Porat, 2/25/2017, 9:10 PM

'Judicial activism will become a rare event'

Former District Judge to Arutz Sheva about new High Court appointments: 'They won't oppose judicial activism, but will use it sparingly.'Benny Toker, 2/24/2017, 1:56 PM

'New Supreme Court Judge biased against men'

Head of Family Research Institute says new Justice has history of punishing divorced men who want to be involved in raising their children.Gil Ronen, 2/24/2017, 10:23 AM

Likud Minister: Don't get too excited about Court appointments

'To think that the appointments will drastically change the face of the Supreme Court is not realistic.'Hezki Baruch, 2/24/2017, 9:11 AM

'Stop treating Jews in Yesha as second class citizens'

Former Yesha Council member praises appointment of new judges for Supreme Court, calls for end of references to 'occupied territories.'Benny Toker, 2/23/2017, 8:20 PM

Supreme Court OKs sealing of terrorist's home

Court rejects petition of family of terrorist who murdered 4 soldiers in ramming attack, says they knew of attack beforehand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2017, 6:36 PM

'The judges work with complete autonomy'

Chief Justice Naor sends a message to judges across Israel, blessing the appointment of 4 new justices to the Supreme Court.Shlomo Pyotrokovsky, 2/23/2017, 1:52 PM

Shaked: Next project - haredi judge

After three conservative judges appointed to High Court, Justice Minister clarifies next undertaking: to appoint haredi Supreme Court judgeChaim Lev, 2/23/2017, 11:25 AM

'New supreme court justices positive step, but not a revolution'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir welcomed the changes in the Supreme Court, but said it was too soon to claim victory.Yoel Domb, 2/22/2017, 10:46 PM

Four new judges appointed to Supreme Court

The Judicial Selection Committee appointed four new judges to the Supreme Court Wednesday.Uzi Baruch, 2/22/2017, 9:43 PM

'Privatizing kashrut certification will lead to lower standards'

Supreme Court to rule on petition to allow other bodies besides Rabbinate to grant kashrut certification.Yoel Domb, 2/21/2017, 1:32 PM

Supreme Court: Does Regulation Law apply to Ofra houses?

Supreme Court asks the state whether the Regulation Law can be applied to the nine houses in Ofra, which would obviate their demolition.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 2/20/2017, 6:05 PM

State responds to Supreme Court: PM can serve as Minister

State claims there is no reason PM Netanyahu shouldn't serve as Foreign Minister, and this is accepted practice since state was founded.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 2/20/2017, 3:44 PM

Ofra residents to court: Seal off our homes, don't destroy them

Residents of neighborhood slated for demolition say Regulation Law could normalize their homes, asks they be sealed, not destroyed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 2:31 PM

Justice Minister: We won't cave in to Arab threats

Ayelet Shaked speaks about BDS and her plan for reining in Supreme Court.Eliran Aharon, 2/20/2017, 11:39 AM

State recommends curtailing Shabbat soccer

AG promotes gradual Shabbat soccer game reduction while finding solutions for religious players as long as Shabbat games continue.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/15/2017, 1:28 PM

State utilizes Regulation Law

Prosecution asks court to halt Adei Ad demolitions: 'State required to examine Law's ramifications for buildings.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2017, 10:51 AM

'Why are only laws proposed by the left constitutional?'

Tourism Minister slams judicial appointments system as undemocratic, allowing one side to dominate courts and usurp Knesset authorityArutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2017, 6:00 PM