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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 get 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

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 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 won't 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 terrorist 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

Yogev: 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

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

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

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

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: Courts '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'

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

Galon: destroying terrorists' homes 'ineffective'

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

'Chained Man' Free As Court Pushes 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 Petition 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 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

Could a Religous Woman Be Next Foreign Minister?

The High Court ruled that a Health Minister needed to be appointed within 60 days, and that is likely to apply to the Foreign Ministry too.Yaakov Levi, 8/23/2015, 11:00 PM

Released Illegals Banned from Tel Aviv, Eilat

The High Court has demanded that the state release hundreds of illegal African migrant workers, but they won't be sent to Tel Aviv.Moshe Cohen, 8/23/2015, 6:20 PM

Ariel: Limit Use of Administrative Detention

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel says administrative detention should only be reserved for 'ticking bombs.'Yedidyah Ben-Or, 8/20/2015, 11:46 AM

Three Attacks: 'Israel's Security is Threatened'

MKs' blame for Wednesday terror spate ranges from Netanyahu for 'inaction' to High Court for releasing hunger-striking prisoner.Cynthia Blank, 8/20/2015, 10:17 AM

MK: High Court's Ruling on Allan is 'Legitimate'

MK Smotrich says that while he doesn't like the Court’s decision to cancel the administrative detention of Mohammed Allan, it is legitimate.Hezki Baruch, 8/20/2015, 12:13 AM

High Court Gives Aryeh Deri the All Clear

Petition from Movement for Quality Government against Shas chairman Aryeh Deri's ministerial appointment quashed by High Court.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/13/2015, 12:28 PM

High Court Demands Synagogue's Demolition

The High Court on Sunday postponed the demolition of a synagogue in the town of Givat Ze'ev - until August 17th.Moshe Cohen, 8/9/2015, 3:58 PM

AG, Justice Officials Pan Shaked's Land Court Idea

Members of Israel's legal system slammed Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked for proposing a special housing court in Judea and SamariaMoshe Cohen, 7/30/2015, 2:01 PM

Slomiansky: Likud Voters Need Not Be Surprised

You 'get what you pay for' in politics, said Jewish Home MK Nissan Slomiansky. The Likud has a long record of demolitions and freezes.Moshe Cohen, 7/30/2015, 12:56 PM

Shaked: Take Housing Issues Away From High Court

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked has a suggestion: Establish a special court to deal with housing disputes in Judea and Samaria.Moshe Cohen, 7/30/2015, 12:09 PM

Day After Demolition, New Homes Beit El Planned

A cornerstone will be laid Thursday for the construction of new homes at the site of the Draynoff Houses, demolished Wednesday.Yaakov Levi, 7/30/2015, 10:12 AM

'The Supreme Court is Detached from the Public'

Minister Miri Regev condemns 'shocking' Beit El demolition, notes many would like to see Supreme Court justices replaced.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/29/2015, 9:07 PM

MK: No Apologies for Call to Bulldoze High Court

'Most Israelis think like me,' Motti Yogev insists, adding that his remarks were 'metaphorical.'Hezki Baruch, 7/29/2015, 7:15 PM

Last-Ditch Petition May Delay Home Demolitions

Building co. says that the land on which housing project in Beit El is built has been approved - and it changes facts on the ground.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 7/28/2015, 3:22 PM

High Court Again Orders Demolition of Homes

As residents of Beit El rallied Sunday night, the High Court reiterated demands to demolish the Draynoff Houses.Yaakov Levi, 7/26/2015, 10:13 PM

MK Ilatov: Judges Have to Sing Hatikvah

High Court Judge Salim Joubran's 2012 stunt of refusing to join in the singing of Hatikvah will never happen again, MK Robert Ilatov says.Moshe Cohen, 7/23/2015, 10:20 AM

'Bureaucratic Bomb' Prevents Home Construction

Three years after it was ostensibly “legalized,” some 80 families are still waiting for permits to build homes in the community of Sansana.Yaakov Levi, 7/20/2015, 3:54 PM

High Court 'Koshers' Karaite Ritual Slaughter

The Karaite sect of Judaism was given renewed vigor Sunday as the High Court ordered the Chief Rabbinate to authorize slaughter by Karaites.Moshe Cohen, 7/19/2015, 9:25 PM

Court Approves Protest Over Ban of Jews From Mount

The High Court on Monday authorized a demonstration by groups protesting the banning of Jews from the Temple Mount.Yaakov Levi, 7/13/2015, 7:11 PM

Yesh Atid Takes on Netanyahu in High Court

Yesh Atid argues Basic Law: The Government renders PM's control of Foreign, Health and Communications Ministries illegal.Cynthia Blank, 7/12/2015, 1:03 PM

Rabbis, MKs: High Court Has Something Against Us

Hundreds of people joined a large crowd in Beit El to recite afternoon prayers near two buildings the High Court ordered torn down.Yaakov Levi, 7/6/2015, 1:13 AM

Report: Court Favors Left's Building Complaints

A study shows that the High Court has a strong record in enforcing rules against construction in Judea and Samaria – by Jews, but not Arabs.Moshe Cohen, 6/11/2015, 2:02 PM

Weinstein to Lau: I Hope You're Not Mad at Me

After denying Chief Rabbi outside representation in kashrut fraud case, Attorney General provides semi-apology to Rabbi Lau.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 5/18/2015, 1:44 PM

High Court Rebukes A-G over Kashrut Saga

Angered Weinstein refused Rabbinate's request for external representation, High Court orders delay in proceedings for Rabbinate to consult.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 5/13/2015, 1:13 PM

Lapid Warns PM: No More 'Make-Work Ministries'

Yair Lapid will run to the High Court to stop the government from adding ministries, he said Thursday.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 2:01 PM

Kulanu: Keep Your Hands Off High Court

Kulanu will not tolerate any attempts to harm the current standing of the High Court, a top party official said.Yaakov Levi, 4/30/2015, 9:16 AM

Galon: Netanyahu is Extreme Right's Lackey

Meretz chairwoman accuses Prime Minister of both bowing down to parties looking to limit High Court's power and 'undermining democracy.'Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 4/27/2015, 9:22 PM

Lawsuits on Leftist 'Settlement Boycott' Groups

Legal Forum for Israel says after High Court ruling requiring boycotters to compensate, it is preparing legal fusillade.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 4/17/2015, 11:51 AM

Court Largely Upholds Law Against Boycott Calls

The High Court dismissed two petitions against a law that makes it illegal to call for a boycott of Israel.Moshe Cohen, 4/15/2015, 9:51 PM

Court Nixes Jailed Terrorists' Request for Studies

High Court says 'right' of academic studies can be negated for jailed terrorists; Regev notes favorite course was 'genocide.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 4/14/2015, 9:17 PM

Jewish Home Presents List of Demands to Likud

Jewish Home demands ability to restructure judges nominating committee and limit power of liberal-leaning High Court.Cynthia Blank, 4/6/2015, 11:49 PM

Mothers to High Court: Infiltrators Ruin Our Lives

Arutz Sheva speaks with one of 17 south Tel Aviv mothers who told court of total security breakdown, called not to block Infiltrator Law.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 3/10/2015, 11:01 PM

Bennett: Take Power Away from Lawyers

In new campaign video, Naftali Bennett says reforms are needed to restore the primacy of the country's legislative branch.Moshe Cohen, 3/4/2015, 10:42 AM

Can Liberman Curb Supreme Court's Powers?

After allowing MK Zoabi to run, Yisrael Beytenu head wants to clip the Court's wings; expert says he's got his work cut out.Gedalyah Reback, 3/2/2015, 6:13 PM