INTO THE FRAY: Israel's legal establishment - merited mistrust? 

To “anyone but a rabid “Bibiphobe”, the Netanyahu indictments appear transparently contrived, indeed, a thinly veiled attempt at a legalistic coup, creating a sense of unease that Israel’s legal establishment is being exploited for political ends. Dr. Martin Sherman, 12/1/2019, 7:56 AM

Mandelblit: Prosecutor's Office not in conflict with Netanyahu

A-G: Unacceptable that state attorneys forced to go around with security guards because of Netanyahu investigations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 7:10 PM

Indictment fever, Trump to Netanyahu

Prof. Alan Dershowitz wrote that the case against Netanyahu is spurious, so never mind the Leftist lawyerly talk. It is the same thing, with the same intention - to bring down a leader. Jack Engelhard, 11/22/2019, 6:11 AM

Aryeh Deri to be indicted?

State Attorney recommends Interior Minister Aryeh Deri be indicted on corruption charges, urging AG to file indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 11:01 PM

State Prosecutor: Nothing will deter us

State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan insists Attorney General made professional decision, was not influenced by elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 6:03 PM

State Prosecutor should recuse himself from judicial scandal

Official says Shai Nitzan should recuse himself from case involving sexual bribery claims over hostile relationship with central detainee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2019, 5:06 PM

Report: State Prosecutor in favor of indicting Prime Minister

State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan reportedly believes PM should be charged with bribery in Cases 2000 and 4000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2018, 10:12 PM

No criminal investigation against Olmert

State Prosecutor won't launch criminal investigation against former PM over possession of classified documents.Elad Benari, 1/31/2018, 4:37 AM

Comparing IDF recruitment to Auschwitz: Not criminal

State Prosecutor says no incitement investigation into booklet telling haredi students IDF recruitment office is like Nazi death camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2017, 8:16 PM

'Netanyahu's investigation will not last long'

State Prosecutor says investigations against PM Netanyahu beginning to wrap up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 10:07 PM

'Submarine Affair' upgraded to full criminal investigation

Attorney General upgrades probe into 'Submarine Affair' to full criminal probe. Suspects include PM's lawyer, not PM himself.Gary Willig, 2/27/2017, 8:53 PM

State Attorney refusing court order to free Duma suspect?

Honenu legal aid group says parents of suspect told by prison they got 'order from above' to breach court order, in 'illegal arrest.'Nitsan Keidar, 12/29/2015, 7:41 PM

Court denies discrimination of man who threatened Nitzan

District Court cancels ruling of discrimination in case of man who threatened State Attorney to show 'he only investigates nationalists.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 12/29/2015, 6:01 PM

State Attorney: We'll demolish Jewish homes, too

The state will not hesitate to demolish the homes of Jews engaged in acts of terror, State Attorney Shai Nitzan insists.Yaakov Levi, 12/7/2015, 10:13 PM

Arab who threatened soldiers with knife 'wasn't a terrorist'

State attorney's office rules Arab woman who shouted and approached security members with knife in Afula tried to commit suicide.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/28/2015, 10:56 PM

Knesset Urged to Act Against Leftist State Attorney

Honenu legal group presses MKs to follow up on ground-breaking court ruling against Shai Nitzan's 'scandalous' bias against the right.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 9/16/2014, 6:56 PM

Court Rules State Attorney Biased Against the Right

Judge sides against 'scandalous' selective enforcement by Shai Nitzan, who ignored 'death to Jews,' 'castrate settlers' as incitement.Ido Ben-Porat, 9/12/2014, 12:27 PM

Livni Reminds Feiglin: You did Time for Incitement

MK Feiglin criticized appointment of new State Attorney. Min. Livni told him: he is there because of people like you.Gil Ronen, 11/27/2013, 10:32 PM

Shai Nitzan Appointment Approved, Jewish Home Opposes

Nitzan wins overwhelming support from ministers despite controversy over appointment as State Prosecutor.Maayana Miskin, 11/24/2013, 2:50 PM

Livni: Shai Nitzan Appointment Not One-Sided

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni rejects Ministers' claims that government rushed approval of Shai Nitzan; Bennett fires back with criticism.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 1:55 PM

Struk to Ministers: Don’t Be a Rubber Stamp

MK Struk urges ministers to openly protest the back-room dealing she says led to Shai Nitzan’s appointment.Maayana Miskin, 11/20/2013, 12:13 AM

Are Ministers Afraid to Oppose Nitzan Appointment?

Quoting a disturbing radio report, MK says ministers fear facing trumped-up charges if they oppose Attorney General appointment.Gil Ronen, 11/19/2013, 3:15 PM

Nitzan Appointment: MKs Come Out Swinging

MK Feiglin: 'a leftist radical among radicals'; MK Struk: 'the government must wake up immediately!'Gil Ronen, 11/19/2013, 9:34 AM

Next State Attorney: Shai Nitzan

Nitzan appointed to head Prosecution despite his perceived partisanship over Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2013, 8:53 AM

Nitzan Appointment ‘Shows Likud is Afraid to Lead,’ Atty Says

Govt. ignores concerns over Shai Nitzan’s history of discrimination, appoints him as deputy attorney general.Maayana Miskin, 9/9/2012, 6:45 PM

Replacement for Anti-Settler Attorney Named

Attorney Eli Abarbanel to replace Deputy State Attorney for Special Assignments Shai Nitzan.Gil Ronen, 1/29/2012, 5:52 PM

‘Spies Who Are Not Spies are Treated Like Spies’

The government withdrew charges that five youth tracking plans for expulsions were “spies" but still bans phone calls with family.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/25/2012, 8:43 AM

Settlers' Nemesis Nitzan Leaving State Attorney's Office

Deputy State Attorney Shai Nitzan, who hounded Judea and Samaria Jews, may seek post of Deputy A-G.Gil Ronen, 1/23/2012, 10:48 AM

Ruling: PM in SS Uniform Not Insulting a Public Official

Deputy State Attorney Shai Nitzan: It was not proven that the photomontage of Netanyahu in SS uniform harms his functioning.Elad Benari, 12/9/2011, 4:38 AM

Police: Montage of Netanyahu as SS Man Not Incitement

Deputy State Attorney sees 'no criminal guilt' in graphic that appeared on leftist blog.Gil Ronen, 11/27/2011, 8:55 PM

Video-Incitement Scandal Dwindling Down

MK Katz implies that the arrested video-inciter was an Avishai Raviv-type trap for the nationalist camp. Shabak denies having employed him.Hillel Fendel, 1/13/2011, 12:41 PM

Human Rights Groups: Disband Leftist Team in Justice Ministry

NGOs meeting Attorney General to claim team headed by Shai Nitzan hounds Jewish communities.Gil Ronen, 7/7/2010, 8:20 PM