'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, Yesterday, 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, Yesterday, 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, Yesterday, 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, Yesterday, 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, Wednesday, 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, Wednesday, 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, Tuesday, 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, Monday, 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, Monday, 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, Monday, 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, Monday, 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

'The Supreme Court has become a threat to democracy'

MK Glick says Supreme Court overruling laws passed by the Knesset too often to be democratic, has become a separate power unto itself.Aruz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2017, 9:54 PM

Rivlin opposes Regulation Law

President Rivlin fears Regulation Law will cause Israel to be seen as 'apartheid state,' opposes right-wing lawmaking attempts.Netanel Katz, 2/12/2017, 9:33 AM

Proposed law aims to give Knesset full authority

Proposed law aims to cancel Supreme Court's 'right' to cancel laws enacted by Knesset, suggests Israel adopt UK-like model.Uzi Baruch, 2/11/2017, 7:47 PM

'Overnight our home became illegal'

State could face lawsuits from thousands of people who would lose their homes if the Regulation Law is overturned.Uzi Baruch, 2/10/2017, 12:25 PM

'Stalin also had to have his laws approved by the court'

Retired Supreme Court justice slams Right's attempts to curb Supreme Court's power, compares Israel to former USSR.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2017, 12:13 PM

'Cancellation of Regulation Law will lead to sovereignty'

MK Miki Zohar says the government should apply Israel sovereignty to Judea and Samaria if the Supreme Court annuls the Regulation Law.Benny Tocker, 2/8/2017, 3:45 AM

Attorney General to oppose Regulation Law in Supreme Court

Mandelblit expected to attend petition hearing, argue against regulation law, and present position contrary to that of government.Mordechai Sones, 2/7/2017, 9:15 PM

MK Smotrich sets sights on Supreme Court

Anticipating High Court rejection of Regulation Law, Jewish Home MK plans enabling bill to reinstate laws struck down by Court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2017, 1:32 PM

Supreme Court targets additional neighborhood for demolition

'Yesterday it was Amona, today it's us.' Court issues eviction orders for 17 buildings in Jewish town east of Ariel.David Rosenberg, 2/7/2017, 1:12 PM

Likud Minister to Court: Don't nullify Regulation Law

Tourism Minister Levin says Supreme Court must respect Knesset's decision, stop legislating from the bench.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2017, 9:34 AM

'We expect Bennett to take up the reins'

Rosh Yeshiva of Beit El Yeshiva says he expects Education Minister to pass Regulation Law and establish Israeli sovereignty.Eliran Aharon, 2/5/2017, 10:51 PM

'Supreme Court has mercy on Bedouin, but not on Jews'

Supreme Court criticized for allowing demolition of Bedouin homes to be delayed until outpost is regulated after refusing to do so for AmonaArutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 6:05 PM

'Amona evictions caused by foreign-funded organizaion'

Leader of campaign to save Amona decries 'injustice' of Supreme Court ruling and influence of foreign-funded NGO, condemns violence.Shimon Cohen, 2/5/2017, 5:03 PM

Israeli attorney: Double number of Supreme Court justices

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir calls on Justice Minister to 'change rules of game,' double number of Supreme Court justices.Yedidya Ben-Or, 2/5/2017, 9:45 AM

Bill introduced to reduce powers of Supreme Court

Proposed bill would limit the power of the Supreme Court to order the eviction of entire Jewish communities from their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2017, 10:32 AM

Amona residents may not have to move far

Location considered for new town for Amona residents just a few kilometers away from their old homes.Gary Willig, 2/2/2017, 9:13 PM

Final Amona home evacuated

Security forces evacuate the residents of the last house in Amona. Synagogue expected to be evacuated in the morning.Gary Willig, 2/2/2017, 2:22 AM

State will not recommend postponement of Ofra demolitions

The state opposes postponing demolition of four houses in Ofra slated for next Wednesday, agrees to postpone other five houses until April.Yoel Domb, 1/30/2017, 6:54 PM

'Supreme Court not authorized to adjudicate Western Wall'

Rabbinate Legal Advisor to present opinion to Attorney General that Supreme Court unauthorized to consider petitions regarding Western Wall.Hezki Baruch, 1/26/2017, 10:20 AM

Supreme Court to discuss postponement of Ofra eviction

Supreme Court President to discuss demolition of nine homes in Ofra. The residents will launch a hunger strike in protest.Uzi Baruch, 1/26/2017, 12:09 AM

Body of Arab attacker to be returned to family

High Court orders to release body of Bedouin who killed policeman during evacuation of illegal buildings in Umm al-Hiran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 8:19 PM

Supreme Court freezes Amona outline

Supreme Court temporarily orders state not to construct new homes for Amona residents following petition by Arabs and leftist organzation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 6:53 PM

'Supreme Court bears responsibility for Bedouin terror attack

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin blamed the Supreme Court and Arab Knesset members for the terror attack in Umm Al-Hiran.Hezky Baruch, 1/18/2017, 4:03 PM

Giving out balloons in protest of Supreme Court's 'inflated ego'

Activists give out balloons in Jerusalem in protest of overreach of Supreme Court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2017, 8:18 PM

Supreme Court rules in favor of Women of the Wall

High court demands government justify religious status quo at Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2017, 10:46 PM

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