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Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Do not censor the Torah.

Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef asked to respond to petition against IDF chief rabbi's appointment.Yoel Domb, 11/22/2016, 3:06 PM

High Court postpones evacuation of - illegal Bedouin settlement

The High Court postpones evacuation of illegal Bedouin settlement Oum el-Hiran, stating that alternative accommodations have not been found.Nitsan Keidar, 11/22/2016, 2:50 PM

Interior Minister slams court for delaying Karim appointment

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri attacks High Court for delaying IDF chief rabbi's appointment, stating that what rabbi meant was obvious.Arutz Sheva staff, 11/22/2016, 2:09 PM

State: Rabbi Karim the right man for the job

The state responds to petition against Rabbi Eyal Karim's appointment as IDF chief rabbi, stating he is 'the right man in the right place'.Yoel Domb, 11/22/2016, 12:47 PM

Will Supreme Court order terrorist home demolitions - for Jews?

The High Court expresses opinion in favor of demolishing Jewish terrorists houses, rejects state claims that this would not deter terrorism.Shimon Cohen, 11/22/2016, 11:28 AM

Government to destroy monument to fallen IDF soldiers

The Civil Administration is preparing to demolish monument to IDF soldiers despite legal and political efforts to stave off destruction.Shimon Cohen, 11/22/2016, 9:09 AM

MK Benny Begin(Likud): I will vote against Regulation Law

LIkud MK Benny Begin says he will vote against the proposed Regulation Law Wednesday as it is a "poor solution" to the Amona issue.Yoel Domb, 11/15/2016, 9:26 AM

Tourism Minister: High Court insulted the GSS

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin(Likud) claimed that the High Court acted contemptuously towards the GSS request to delay Amona evacuation.Chezky Baruch, 11/15/2016, 8:55 AM

Defense Ministry allocates 90 million NIS for Amona evacuation

Defense Ministry earmarks 90 million shekels for Amona evacuation after High Court decision to reject state's appeal for delay.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 10:25 PM

Attorney General slams revised Amona Law

Attorney General says state must obey ruling of High Court to destroy Amona and legislation to save town is illegal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 9:18 PM

"The hand that will evacuate Amona is your hand."

Residents of Amona meet to discuss High Court's refusal to delay the destruction of their homes, sayig PM is responsible for their fate.Gary Willig, 11/14/2016, 7:24 PM

Netanyahu: We are aware of Amona's plight

PM says state continuing to seek to help Amona residents after High Court refuses to delay destruction of town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 5:18 PM

Smotrich: High Court's Amona decision "cold and callous"

MK Betzalel Smotrich(Jewish Home) described the High Court's decision to reject postponement of Amona evacuation as "cold and callous".Yoel Domb, 11/14/2016, 3:30 PM

High Court rejects Amona delay

High Court rejects Amona delayArutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 3:25 PM

MK Gueta (Shas) slams Shaked for lack of Mizrahi justices

MK Yigal Gueta (Shas) sparred with Justice Minister over the lack of prospective Mizrahi candidates for the High Court of Justice.Yoel Domb, 11/10/2016, 12:10 PM

Rabbi Berland to remain in custody

High court judge Yoram Danziger ruled that Shuvu Banim leader Rabbi Eliezer Berland will remain in custody until the end of proceedings.Yoel Domb, 11/9/2016, 8:19 PM

Yesh Din: No delay for Amona destruction

Leftist organization which filed the original case against the town of Amona rejects the state's request for a delay.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2016, 5:56 PM

Compromise for controversial Supreme Court reform

Deputy Defense Minister proposes compromise where number of votes required to approve judge to High Court be reduced to 6 instead of 5.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2016, 4:16 PM

'You have placed a gun on the table'

Chief Justice Miriam Naor struck back at the new legislative attempt to curb the power of the Supreme Court.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 11/3/2016, 10:46 AM

Hotovely: Government not continuing Peres' legacy

Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely says Israel has legitimate right to enlarge existing communities in Judea and Samaria and thus solve Amona problem.Yoel Domb, 10/6/2016, 8:25 AM

Shaked: We will not see police horses in Ofra

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked said that she is committed to normalizing homes slated for demolition in the town of Ofra.Hezki Baruch, Eliran Aharon, 9/27/2016, 11:35 AM

Ofra residents protest near PM's office

Schools in Ofra launch strike over planned demolitions in community as residents protest in Jerusalem.Shimon Cohen, 9/27/2016, 10:34 AM

Bennett: We will stop all judicial attempts to uproot Jews

Education Minister optimistic about finding solution for Amona; says High Court has overstepped its bounds.Ido Ben Porat, 9/20/2016, 3:56 PM

MK Koren: We will choose judges who share our outlook

MK Nurit Koren, a member of the Judicial Selection Committee, attacks High Court and vows that future appointments will be different.Yoel Domb, 9/20/2016, 4:15 AM

Anarchists heckle Knesset Land of Israel Lobby south of Hevron

Members of the Knesset's  Land of Israel Caucus touring the Har Hevron regional council and were assaulted and heckled by anarchists.Yoel Domb, 9/19/2016, 8:00 PM

Who's protecting the Henkins' murderers?

The Im Tirtzu movement protested against the Center for Defence of the Individual who petitioned to prevent demolishing terrorist houses.Yoel Domb, 9/14/2016, 3:51 PM

Could the Supreme Court rule in favor of reform prayer at Kotel?

In the opinion of Professor Aviad Hakohen, the Supreme Court may take up the issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 11:42 AM

Supreme Court: Why hasn't Kotel plan been executed?

Court rips government for failure to implement its decision to create a prayer space for Reform movement in Kotel Plaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2016, 12:39 PM

Netanyahu in Holland: We stand for the same values

PM Netanyahu discussed his meeting with the Dutch premier, a possible meeting with Mahmoud Abbas, and the Supreme Court's decision.Hezki Baruch - the Hague, 9/6/2016, 6:55 PM

Supreme Court: PM cannot prohibit railroad work on Shabbat

High Court issues interim order barring Prime Minister from preventing railroad work on Shabbat, saying it is Labor Minister's prerogative.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 9/6/2016, 4:33 PM

High Court: Money from Dirani's home will not be returned

The High Court rejects Mustafa Dirani petiton to cancel confiscation order by which money was taken from his house 22 years ago.Amotz Shapira, 9/4/2016, 6:11 PM

High Court rules private kashrut is illegal

Judges accept Chief Rabbinate's position over attorney general; Chief Rabbi Lau: 'fictitious alternative kashrut certificates avoided.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 6/6/2016, 3:50 PM

Grandfather to pay child support after father fled to Uman

Israeli Supreme Court ruled that father of 'divorce refuser' who fled to Ukraine will pay 2000 shekels a month for grandchildren’s support.Shoshana Miskin, 5/9/2016, 1:32 PM

High Court opposes demolishing terrorists' homes

Demolition of homes of 2 terrorists involved in murder of Henkin couple postponed, because they were 'second circle' terrorists.Reut Hadar, 4/20/2016, 1:48 PM

Supreme Court protecting terrorists’ homes

Judges dismiss orders for demolishing homes of Arab terrorists responsible for the death of Alexander Levlovich on Rosh Hasahana eve.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2016, 10:43 PM

High Court: Private conversions recognized for citizenship

Chief Rabbi slams giving official recognition to 'unsupervised pirate conversion industry,' MK Smotrich vows to draft a bill against it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 6:46 PM

High Court approves demolition of terrorist's home

High Court rejects petition by the family of the terrorist who killed Binyamin Ya'akobovitz in a car ramming attack near Hevron.Ido Ben Porat, 2/29/2016, 3:15 AM

Victim's sister: Destroying terrorist's home 'not about revenge'

Sister of rabbi gunned down in deadly Gush Etzion attack says she's fighting to ensure 'less people go through what we're going through.'Eliran Aharon, 2/10/2016, 5:31 PM

Watch: Olmert responds to prison sentence; 'I'm innocent'

Speaking outside the Supreme Court following his partially-successful appeal, former PM says he accepts 18-month sentence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2015, 12:12 PM

'More and more athletes don't want to play on Shabbat'

Hundreds of soccer players ask High Court to rule in favor of petition seeking to ban sports matches on Saturdays.Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2015, 1:12 PM

High Court approves demolition of two terrorists' homes

High Court rejects petitions against the demolitions of the homes of two terrorists who carried out separate attacks in Jerusalem.Shlomo Pitrikovski, 12/23/2015, 12:12 AM

High Court rejects Duma suspect's petition

Lawyer's request to let him see client after legal limits breached, and to stop brutal torture and abuse, thrown out by judges.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 12/21/2015, 4:09 PM

Jewish Home MK: High Court to blame for continued attacks

Moti Yogev blasts Israel's judiciary for delaying deterrent measures as attacks against Israeli see no end in sight.Hezki Baruch, 12/10/2015, 10:24 AM

Report: State seeks to legalize West Tapuach outpost

Defense Ministry will petition High Court to 'legalize' standing homes in West Tapuach.Yaakov Levi, 11/26/2015, 8:34 AM

Court: Haredi family can't block transgender son's cremation

In landmark case, supreme court says deceased's directions for what to do with their body take precedence over family's wishes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2015, 11:30 AM

Givat Ze'ev: New synagogue is established

State Attorney has until 3 p.m. to inform High Court that every object has been removed from Ayelet Hashachar synagogue.Eliran Aharon, 11/19/2015, 12:25 PM

High Court: Destroy synagogue within two weeks

Judges dismiss police request for more time in evacuation to avoid clashes - despite choosing to leave illegal mosques nationwide.Nitsan Keidar, 11/4/2015, 6:24 PM

High Court judge blasts 'frustrated politicians'

Justice Elyakim Rubinstein says nationalist politicians unjustly criticized the High Court for holding off on demolishing terrorists' homes.Uzi Baruch, 11/4/2015, 4:15 AM

Lapid calls to prosecute Jewish Home MK for criticizing judge

Yesh Atid head demands MK Moti Yogev be prosecuted for comments attacking High Court Judge for halting terrorist home demolitions.Hezki Baruch, 10/26/2015, 3:52 PM

Jewish Home MK: The High Court needs to know its place

MK Nissan Slomiansky says his party isn't trying to undermine the High Court, but stresses the Court must remember it's not a legislator.Shimon Cohen, 10/26/2015, 3:42 AM

MK: The courts are 'harming the security of Israelis'

Jewish Home MK Moti Yogev slammed Michael Spitzer, Director of the Israeli Courts over a letter he sent to Knesset Speaker Yuli EdelsteinMoshe Cohen, 10/25/2015, 8:49 PM

Judge: Jewish Home MK 'encouraging bloodletting' against courts

MK Moti Yogev accused of 'encouraging bloodletting' against the High Court, for criticizing a decision to halt terrorist home demolitions.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 10/25/2015, 4:14 PM

'The High Court defeated democracy'

Pro-democracy movement blasts ruling to postpone terrorist home demolitions, says 1-man decision defeats the point of democracy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2015, 11:56 AM

Meretz chair: destroying terrorists' homes 'not effective'

Far-left leader upholds controversial High Court decision to postpone deterrence measure, claims terrorists are protected under judiciary.Tova Dvorin, 10/23/2015, 10:43 AM

First: 'Chained Man' Free As Court Demands Woman Accept Divorce

The High Court said that sanctions placed on a woman who refused to accept a divorce from her husband were appropriate.Moshe Cohen, 10/8/2015, 2:56 PM

Left-Wing NGOs Petition High Court to Indict 'Extremist' Rabbi

Reform, Tag Meir movements call on Attorney General to charge Rabbi Yosef Elitzur for 2009 article advocating tit-for-tat attacks on Arabs.Ari Soffer, 9/27/2015, 12:50 PM

Movement for Quality Gov't Continues Campaign Against Deri

After losing court case against Aryeh Deri's appointment as Economy Minister, Movement for Quality Gov't demands new hearing.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/27/2015, 1:59 PM