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

Witness in Netanyahu investigation sues Justice Minister

State witness in Case 4000, for which PM was indicted, sues Justice Minister Ohana for revealing details of the case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2019, 6:17 PM

Shaked: 'There really is no rift'

Former Justice Minister calls gaps between Netanyahu and Gantz 'mock rift', explains why New Right did not allow Gantz to form government.Mordechai Sones, 11/21/2019, 9:10 AM

A-G requests additional checks in Case 4000

Report: Mandelblit asked to re-examine publications on Walla! website and correspondence between PM's associates and the site's owner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2019, 12:19 AM

The improper conducting of the Netanyahu investigation

Leaking information from an investigation is a criminal act that harms the essence of due process. So why has it not been stopped from happening throughout the Netanyahu investigations? Nachi Eyal, Legal Forum, 11/3/2019, 2:43 PM

Sara Netanyahu: They trample me like a cockroach

Transcripts of the investigation of the PM's wife publicized. 'Everything they say about me is a lie,' Sara Netanyahu says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2019, 11:14 PM

Judge approves search of PM adviser's phones

Court says there were flaws in confiscation of the phones of Netanyahu’s advisers but allows "measured search warrants".Ben Ariel, 10/31/2019, 12:06 AM

Yair Netanyahu's turbulent investigation

PM's son Yair in police interrogation uses particularly blunt language to attack number of people, including Nir Hafetz and Gideon Sa'ar.Mordechai Sones, 10/29/2019, 10:17 PM

Netanyahu advisors forbidden to talk to him

Channel 13 News reports investigators forbid Yonatan Urich and Topaz Locke from talking to PM, after suspicion of threatening state witnessMordechai Sones, 10/29/2019, 6:23 PM

Phones of Netanyahu advisers confiscated

Police confiscate cell phones of advisers to PM Netanyahu who are being investigated on suspicion of harassing state witness Shlomo Filber.Ido Ben Porat, 10/28/2019, 3:40 AM

Report: Police investigation against senior Likud figures

Several campaign leaders were investigated on suspicion of harassing state witness Shlomo Filber in Case 4000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 9:29 PM

'All of the accusations against PM are unprecedented, strange'

Likud attorney says PM Netanyahu 'not corrupt at all,' blasts 'political' lawsuits.103FM, 10/2/2019, 2:22 PM

'Netanyahu isn't above the law - but he isn't below it either'

'PM isn't even thinking about plea bargain deal or clemency appeal, say Netanyahu's attorneys as they arrive for pre-indictment hearing.AFP, 10/2/2019, 11:40 AM

Likud activists demonstrate in Petah Tikva

Hundreds of activists protest near A-G's home ahead of the Prime Minister's hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2019, 5:15 AM

'Case 4000 - false blood libel'

In scathing post on Netanyahu's FB page, alleged that publication of investigative transcripts by state witness proves Case 4000 lacks basisMordechai Sones, 8/27/2019, 10:02 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Will the “Deep-State” destroy democracy?

The unrelenting drive to bring an indictment—any indictment—against Netanyahu has long exceeded the bounds of reasonable law enforcementDr. Martin Sherman, 3/5/2019, 1:04 AM

'The card tower will soon collapse'

Netanyahu expected to be charged with breach of trust and bribery. PM's associates: The charges are "absurd."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 9:53 PM

Netanyahu: Legal establishment persecuting me

Netanyahu says that he is being framed, alleges Attorney General pressured into indicting him by raucous left-wing protests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2019, 6:33 PM

Is Bibi's version of the investigations correct?

Bibi claims the Left realizes it cannot get rid of him by using routine electoral tactics, given the historical and demographic changes in Israel over the last fifty years, and so has turned to police investigations and the coutroom. Is he right?Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 2/1/2019, 7:18 AM

Report: AG prepared to indict Netanyahu

Attorney General Mandelblit reportedly completed deliberations on charges against PM, will file preliminary indictment in next few weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 8:21 PM

Report: AG decides to indict PM for bribery

Attorney general reportedly accepts recommendations of state attorney to submit indictment against Netanyahu. PM's attorneys respond.Uzi Baruch, 1/19/2019, 7:28 PM

Judge involved in collusion scandal will not be dismissed

High Court overturns ruling banning Judge Ronit Poznansky-Katz from the bench. Judge was accused of collusion ahead of 'Case 4000' hearing.Tzvi Lev, 12/27/2018, 9:06 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

'Police want me to lie about Netanyahu'

Associates of businessman Shaul Elovitch provide his version of the affair dubbed 'Case 4000'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 9:30 PM

'The game was rigged against me - but the truth will prevail'

Prime Minister Netanyahu rejects police recommendation to indict him in Case 4000 investigation, says decision was made before probe began.David Rosenberg, 12/2/2018, 8:39 PM

Police: Netanyahu took bribes

Police say there is enough evidence to indict the prime minister over the so-called 'Bezeq-Walla affair.' Netanyahu: Recommendations rigged.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 10:58 AM

State witness in 'Case 4000': I suggest that everyone wait

Former Communications Ministry director-general who turned state’s evidence speaks for the first time.Ben Ariel, 11/7/2018, 3:36 AM

Enforcement source: Netanyahu investigations are over

Police investigators will write conclusions in coming days, to be forwarded to Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit.Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2018, 10:26 PM

Police clear judge of bribery

Police say no evidence to explosive report that retired Judge Hila Gerstel was offered gov't position in exchange for favorable PM ruling.Tzvi Lev, AFP, 10/4/2018, 6:29 PM

PM's son also under investigation in bribery case, report claims

Hours after revelation that PM's wife, Sara Netanyahu, is a suspect in Case 4000 investigation, report claims PM's son also suspected.David Rosenberg, 8/30/2018, 10:37 PM

Report: Sara Netanyahu suspected in bribery case

Prime Minister's wife denies claim by police that she may have been involved in bribery scheme in 'Case 4000'.David Rosenberg, 8/30/2018, 6:53 PM

Netanyahu grilled for 12th time in Bezeq case

Police question PM Netanyahu for what is believed to be the last time in corruption allegations in Bezeq case before making recommendations.AFP, 8/17/2018, 12:21 PM

Judge who colluded ahead of hearing dismissed from post

Disciplinary court dismisses Ronit Poznansky-Katz, following revelations of her collusion with investigator ahead of 'Case 4000' hearing.Tal Polon, 7/18/2018, 4:45 PM

Netanyahu to be questioned again on June 12

Prime Minister expected to be questioned by police in Case 1000, Case 2000 and Case 4000.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/26/2018, 12:00 AM

Judge convicted of colluding ahead of case

Tel Aviv Magistrates Court judge convicted after admitting to colluding with investigator in case involving Netanyahu associate.David Rosenberg, 4/15/2018, 10:55 PM

Embattled State's Witness Shlomo Filber resigns post

Close Netanyahu confidant who agreed to testify against him resigns from position as director-general of Communications Ministry.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 6:03 PM

New commander for police unit probing Netanyahu

Yigal Ben-Shalom takes command of elite Lahav 433 anti-corruption unit, which is currently investigating Prime Minister Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2018, 3:30 PM

'We are being attacked. I will not be silent'

Prime Minister Netanyahu defends recent attacks on the police and other legal bodies. 'The citizens of Israel support me.'Tzvi Lev, 3/9/2018, 1:16 AM

War and destiny in Israel: Netanyahu vs. the Left

Israel’s Left says it attacks Netanyahu to protect democratic, liberal Israel. But these attacks reveal evidence of undemocratic behaviour in every part of the Left’s ‘democratic’ infrastructure—the press, the courts, the police and the rule of law.Dr. Philip Brodie, 3/7/2018, 5:52 PM

'Hefetz was excluded from decision-making process'

Netanyahu rejects claims attributed to former aide that his wife and son influenced security-related decisions.Reut Hadar, 3/6/2018, 3:06 AM

Netanyahu associate turns state's witness

Former media adviser to Netanyahu family signs deal with investigators, agreeing to testify in Case 4000.David Rosenberg, 3/5/2018, 2:42 PM

An immigrant to Israel's perspective on Bibi’s woes

As an Anglo, I think I can judge the prime minister objectively and effectively. Douglas Altabef, 3/5/2018, 1:13 PM

Report: Ex-Netanyahu aide in talks to turn state's witness

Former adviser to PM now reportedly in talks to become state's witness in Case 4000.David Rosenberg, 3/5/2018, 11:43 AM

Culture minister compares law enforcement to Purim villains

Miri Regev causes outrage after comparing law enforcement officers to figures from Purim story who plotted against the king.Tzvi Lev, 3/4/2018, 11:54 AM

Netanyahu: Confident there will be nothing

After being questioned by police in Bezeq case, PM Netanyahu expresses confidence the investigation will lead to nothing.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/2/2018, 8:43 PM

Shaked: Judge to face disciplinary hearing over collusion

Judge who coordinated upcoming hearing for case involving ex-Netanyahu aide will face disciplinary hearing, say Justice Min., chief justice.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2018, 11:40 AM

No criminal charges for judge who colluded ahead of trial

Judge who coordinated her decision on upcoming trial will face disciplinary action - but no criminal charges.David Rosenberg, 2/27/2018, 6:27 PM

'The age of innocence is over'

Legal experts say that the Israeli judiciary is suffering 'unprecedented damage' after collusion expose.Tzvi Lev, 2/27/2018, 2:36 PM

The “Faudalization” of Police Enforcement in Israel

It seems as if the police forces have undergone a transformation within their organizational behavior code and have mobilized all means at their disposal to politically dispose of the elected Prime Minister of the State of Israel. Ron Jager, 2/27/2018, 7:23 AM

'Serious damage to public trust in the judicial system'

Minister Kahlon demands examination of past cases of connections between judges and investigators appearing before them.Mordechai Sones, 2/26/2018, 5:30 PM

Bezeq owner: Interrogators are killing me

After presiding judge accused of collusion with investigator, defendant says: I will not lie and say I committed a crime- even if I die.Gary Willig, 2/26/2018, 3:58 PM

'Shaked, chief justice are whitewashing collusion scandal'

Yariv Levin blasts Jewish Home minister Ayelet Shaked, Supreme Court chief justice over handling of court collusion scandal.David Rosenberg, 2/26/2018, 12:03 PM

'Court collusion the worst case I've ever seen'

Senior justice official slams judge for coordinating decision with investigator prior to hearing. 'It's justice system's Day of Atonement.'David Rosenberg, 2/26/2018, 9:54 AM

Collusion suspected in investigation of Netanyahu aide

Investigators and judge traded messages regarding probe into ex-Netanyahu aide, leading to judge's removal from case.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2018, 10:16 PM

Report: Police wiretapped suspects in 'Case 4000'

According to report, breakthrough in 'Case 4000' came from police wiretaps of top Bezeq officials.Tzvi Lev, 2/25/2018, 9:53 AM

CEO of Israeli news site admits: I was told to attack Bennett

CEO of Walla! admits he was told to attack Education Minister Bennett 'hard.'Uzi Baruch, 2/24/2018, 10:09 PM

Netanyahu to be questioned in 'Case 4000'

Prime Minister expected to provide testimony to police in both submarine affair as well as in “Case 4000”.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/23/2018, 10:39 PM