Weinstein 'hijacked' attorney general's officeNew Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit has a tough task ahead of him taking back control of a 'hijacked' office, gov't watchdog says.
Will new AG neutralize leftist courts' activism?Avihai Mandelblit begins his term and says: 'The rule of law is not the rule of the attorney general.' Will he go to bat for the government?
AG closes investigation into Barak bribery claimAttorney General Yehuda Weinstein announces closure of investigation into former Prime Minister Ehud Barak.
AG: Deri's appointment legal, but not appropriateWeinstein delivers opinion on Shas head returning to Interior Minister post, 22 years after he abused the position and was jailed.
'Who is investigating AG's Duma torture orders?'Movement for Governability and Democracy asks Attorney General: Who's probing your conduct over Duma case torture?
Attorney General approved torture of Duma suspectsDespite denials: sources reveal that Weinstein gave order to torture Jewish suspects 3 weeks ago - without informing Netanyahu.
Barak won't be investigated for comments on IranAttorney General rules out criminal investigation against former Defense Minister over his comments on a possible Israeli attack on Iran.
A-G may file charges against ShalomAs number of woman accusing Likud minister of sexual harassment steadily rises, Yehuda Weinstein to make final decision on filing charges.
AG approved 'exceptional steps' for Duma suspectsDeputy Attorney General admits security services have approval to use 'exceptional measures' on Jewish terror suspects.
A-G prohibits shooting terrorists once neutralizedDespite unprecedented terror wave, firing shots is a last resort, Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein insists.
Odeh: PM Invented 'Blood Libel' Against ArabsIn letter to Attorney General, Ayman Odeh demands Prime Minister be prosecuted for defamation and incitement against Arabs.
PM Turns to A-G to Shut Down Arab StoresNetanyahu has asked the A-G to 'aggressively pursue' ways to close stalls of Arabs who laughed and kicked terror victim Adelle Banita.
Minister: Legal Advisers Won't Run the CountryCulture Min. Regev says Attorney General is out of bounds in refusing to make open fire rules less stringent.
PM: Tougher Penalties Will Be ImplementedBinyamin Netanyahu is determined to implement harsher penalties against rock throwers, regardless of what AG Weinstein believes or wants
Weinstein Stymies Minimum Sentence for Rock TerrorGovernment seeks to set tough minimum sentences, but learns that true authority rests with Attorney General, who has other ideas.
Could Police Use Snipers against Rock-Throwers?Netanyahu seeks Attorney General's approval to change police open-fire orders, allow use of snipers to pick off violent rioters.
Shabbat Soccer Debate Far From ResolutionWith Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein stating that there are no grounds to ban soccer games on Shabbat, the moves to the Knesset.
Vatican: Arrest Activist for Citing MaimonidesLehava director Gopshtain targeted in Vatican letter to attorney general, after claiming Jewish law calls to burn churches.
Will Attorney General Retain 'Superpowers'?Report: PM intends to block Justice Minister's attempt to separate Attorney General's powers from Government Legal Advisor's.
A-G Threatens to Resign Over Death Penalty LawYehuda Weinstein reportedly tells associates he will not stay in office if Israel enacts death penalty for terrorists.
Assault Investigation Reopened Against MK HazanHazan, Ariel city manager and mayor accused of physical altercation in 2010.
Donated Torah Scroll Disappears from KnessetArutz Sheva reporter shocked to find Knesset has banned scroll dedicated to partisan fighters for being a 'donation.'
AG: Healthy or Not, We're Going After Ben-EliezerFormer MK and government minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer is likely to be indicted for fraud, bribery, and money-laundering.
A-G to Indict Former Labor Chair Ben-EliezerA year after allegations surfaced, A-G Weinstein chooses to indict former minister Binyamin (Fuad) Ben-Eliezer for bribery and fraud.
Weinstein to Lau: I Hope You're Not Mad at MeAfter denying Chief Rabbi outside representation in kashrut fraud case, Attorney General provides semi-apology to Rabbi Lau.
A-G: Difficult to Defend Deri AppointmentAttorney General Weinstein says it will be difficult for him to defend Deri's appointment as Economy Minister to the Supreme Court.
High Court Rebukes A-G over Kashrut SagaAngered Weinstein refused Rabbinate's request for external representation, High Court orders delay in proceedings for Rabbinate to consult.
A-G Expected to Challenge CoalitionLikud's deals with UTJ, Jewish Home violated Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein's guidelines for coalition talks, news site claims.
'Charlatans Will Trick Public to Eat Non-Kosher'Chief Rabbi of Gilo tells Arutz Sheva why AG Weinstein's opinion to change the law is a disaster for Judaism and the public.
Rabbi Lau: Beware 'Fake Rabbi Kashrut' ProposalA proposal by the Attorney General could cause grievous damage to kosher consumers, Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau said.
Chief Rabbinate Responds to AG on Kashrut LawsChief Rabbinate source says published opinion to change law and allow unverified private kashrut certificates will not stand.
Investigation into Shas Voting Fraud Takes OffAfter witnesses claimed Shas paid them for votes, the Attorney General and Israel Police have been approached to start an investigation.
Weinstein Grills Police: Why Indict Marzel Now?Weinstein steps in to find out who decided to file indictment on old case week before elections; Marzel: 'even AG knows this is harassment.'
A-G Orders Probe Into PM Residence SpendingA-G orders preliminary investigation into alleged fiscal misconduct at PM's residences, stresses Netanyahu not a suspect.
Netanyahu Backtracks on Israel PrizePM Netanyahu backtracks on earlier decision to disqualify leftist judges from the Israel Prize's Literature Committee.
Polygraph Scrapped for Israel Police OfficersCompromise ruling between Aharonovich, A-G Yehuda Weinstein: officers to sign affidavit claiming no criminal record. Is it enough?
Arab Politicians Get Election Help from US GroupsIs it another attempt by American leftists to interfere in Israeli politics? Channel One broadcasts a revealing news clip.
Weinstein: Labor V15 'Volunteer' Group Seems LegalAttorney General Yehuda Weinstein will not issue an injunction against the activities of the V15 organization, based on a Likud complaint.
Weinstein Rules Against Barring of MarzelPetition to block Marzel from Knesset has no 'critical mass of evidence,' says AG Weinstein, recommending to cancel the request.
A-G 'Supports Letting MK Zoabi Run for Knesset'Barring of Zoabi is to be discussed Thursday, but Weinstein reportedly plans to ask for statement to defend radical Arab MK.
Details Emerge in Yona Metzger Corruption ScandalMillions allegedly pocketed through various schemes with organizations, rabbinical councils; A-G opens case to criminal trial.
AG Slams Marzel's 'Racist' Handshake RefusalBaruch Marzel refused to shake judge Joubran's hand in protest of anti-Israel stance; Weinstein apoplectic over 'evil, racism, extremism.'
A-G Mulling Trying Zoabi for IncitementAttorney General Yehuda Weinstein considering placing radical Arab MK on charges of incitement to violence and insulting a public official.
'Attorney Gen. Kept Channel 10 Terrorists Afloat'Attorney Sheftel slams Weinstein's decision to bail out bankrupt Channel 10 'post-Zionist terrorist gang' for another half-year.
Decision on Channel 10 Closure PostponedAttorney General Yehuda Weinstein instructs government to postpone decision on cash-strapped Channel 10 until after the elections.
Demand: Prosecute Fashion Show OrganizersJudicial Zionism demands that AG Yehuda Weinstein prosecute the organizers of a fashion show held in a Tel Aviv synagogue.
'Weinstein Has Damaged IDF Soldiers' Reputations'Bereaved families protest against AG's refusal to file indictment against Muhammad Bakri, filmmaker of libelous film 'Jenin, Jenin.'
Indictment Against Radical Arab MK ZoabiAfter High Court trial over Knesset distancing order against Zoabi, indictment has been submitted against her for incitement against police.
'AG Weinstein Broke the Law with Livni Propaganda'Movement for Governability and Democracy calls on Netanyahu to act, after Weinstein gives election plug for Hatnua head.
Cabinet to Vote on 'Jewish State' Law TodayTensions high throughout the political system before monumental vote on 'Jewish State Law'; leftist MKs fume.
Netanyahu: Jewish State Bill Essential for IsraelPM Netanyahu says the Jewish State Law "is essential in order to establish Israel as the nation state of the Jewish people.
Jews Take to the Street: 'Don't Hire Arabs'Demos supporting Ashkelon mayor as debate rages on legality of laying off Arabs for security; Feiglin: 'no Arab workers on IDF bases.'
A-G: 'Israel Hayom Bill' is UnconstitutionalAttorney General Yehuda Weinstein tells ministers he will have difficulties defending bill to limit distribution of free newspapers.
Prosecutor: Bring Charges Against MK ZoabiProsecutor accepts police recommendation; decision to bring radical MK to trial now lies with Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein.
AG Demands Clarification on Palestinian Bus BanCall for review over decision to bar section of the Palestinian population from Israeli-funded buses sparks fury from MK.
MKs Go to Police Over Anti-IDF PosterLegal action taken over hareidi-extremist poster portraying religious soldier as pig; MKs say campaigns constitute incitement to violence.
AG: 'No Grounds' for 'BibiTours' InvestigationCriminal investigation into Prime Minister's travel expenses axed due to insufficient evidence; PMO has sued news site for libel.