Azariya's attorney describes army threats as "moral blackmail"Yoram Sheftel, Elor Azariya's lawyer, explained his decision to appeal Azariya's verdict, claiming that the conviction was a 'frame-up'.
Azariya family vs the Chief Military ProsecutorDefense Attorney for Elor Azariya accuses Chief Military Prosecutor of attempting to blackmail Azariya family.
Drama in Azariya caseElor Azariya's original defense lawyers resigned from the defense of his appeal. Attorney Yoram Sheftel will conduct his appeal.
'Prosecutors were thirsty for blood'Azariya defense attorney Yoram Sheftel pledges to appeal decision.
'Open investigation against Kfir Commander over Azariya case'Attorney on Elor Azariya's defense team calls for an investigation of Brigade Commander who pressured soldier's father not to appeal.
'We're going to tear the Azariya ruling apart'Senior Israeli jurist Yoram Sheftel joins Azariya defense team, pledges to overturn conviction on appeal.
'You should have burned to death in your tank'Supporter of Elor Azariya, activist Ofer Golan, apologizes for telling left-wing journalist he should have 'burned to death.'
Ardent atheist - and staunch ZionistOne of Israel's most famous lawyers, Yoram Sheftel is a strong advocate for Zionism - and a total atheist. A look into his unique worldview.
'The only Duma criminals are the interrogators'Attorneys of Jewish suspects say legal system must follow its own rules and throw out confessions extracted in 'barbaric torture.'
Complaint filed against artist who called to kill right-wingers‘Join the Israeli intifada against the Nazis of Israel’s right’ writes artist Meir Mendelssohn. Ben-Ari: 'This is a test of the system'
Kulanu Blasted over 'Obsequious' Apology to USMoshe Kahlon is guilty of weakening Israel's ability to stand up for itself on the international scene, Attorney Yoram Sheftel argues.
'Attorney General 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.
'Israel's Most Bitter Western Enemy is America'After particularly harsh condemnation of Jerusalem building, attorney Sheftel warns Obama will condemn Tel Aviv building next.
'Mahmoud Abbas Saved Israel From Israel'Analyst says unity deal timing shows Abbas a mere extortionist, hopes Netanyahu holds firm 'because he was ready to submit.'
'Kerry is the Lapdog of the Arabs'Attorney Yoram Sheftel says Kerry 'soaked with hatred of Israel,' with a moderator like this 'who needs enemies?'
Radio Host Apologizes For Attack on Hareidi LeaderSenior Attorney Sheftel says didn't wish for Rabbi Shteinman's death by saying 'may his name and memory be erased.'
Frustration at Peace Talks Grows as Rockets ContinueAttorney Yoram Sheftel speaks on the presumption of continuing talks, if they do nothing to stop Hamas terror.
Attorney Accuses Opposition Leader of 'Treason'Sheftel says Herzog 'betrayed' Israel in Kerry meeting, by pushing foreign agenda. Accuses left of siding with 'Arab enemy.'
Legal Expert: Draft Law 'Shameful, Scandalous' - and IneffectiveAttorney Yoram Sheftel slams the Equal Burden Law calling for hareidi draft, claims it will encourage more men to dodge the draft.
'US Plans Auschwitz Borders To Complete Holocaust'Attorney Yoram Sheftel notes American and European complicity in the Holocaust, warns against submitting to current pressure.
'Kerry is not Messiah; He is the Enemy'Attorney Yoram Sheftel, in interview with Arutz Sheva, fires back at US claims that they have Israel's security interests at heart.
Police Complaint Filed Against Former Chief of StaffAttorney Yoram Sheftel has filed a police report against former Chief of Staff for obstructing infamous fraud investigation.
'You Can’t Rely on America'Legal expert warns Israel against relying on American support in case of trouble: "Even when they do act, they’re too late."
‘How Can the Left Admire Stalin?’“Stalin, like Hitler, was one of the greatest murderers of all time,” he said.
Critics: Netanyahu Failed, Caved to World OpinionCriticism of PM Netanyahu continues as activists, rabbis accuse him of sacrificing Israel's safety for the sake of world opinion.
‘Everyone Lost in Olmert’s Trial’The Olmert trial left everyone a loser, from Olmert to the prosecution, to the court system itself, says Attorney Yoram Sheftel.
'Obama's Attitude Towards Pollard Proves His Anti-Semitism'Attorney Yoram Sheftel: White House announcement that Pollard won't be released proves Obama is an anti-Semite.
Sheftel: State Failed in Ulpana's CaseAttorney Yoram Sheftel says that the State has failed in the way it dealt with the Ulpana neighborhood.
‘Israel’s Most Hated Man’ SpeaksAttorney Yoram Sheftel speaks of his defense of convicted Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk.
Sheftel: Time to End High Court ‘Dictatorship’Attorney Yoram Sheftel welcomes the new legislation on the Supreme Court. "The left has created a Supreme Court dictatorship."
Sheftel: Demjanjuk Verdict is a ‘Farce’Israeli attorney Yoram Sheftel, who represented Demjanjuk during his trial in Israel, responds to his conviction in Germany.
Sheftel: Amos Oz Culpable For Fogel MurdersAttorney Yoram Sheftel takes aim at the rhetoric of leftist leaders saying they are responsible for inciting the murder of fellow Jews.
Atty. Sheftel on Katzav: Judges' Sense of Justice QuestionableMaverick lawyer Yoram Sheftel: "Justice was not served in the Katzav case, judges couldn't withstand media pressure, no evidence against Katzav."
U.S. Freeze Guarantees Still Have not ArrivedThe Americans have still not provided the guarantees that will enable Netanyahu to present the proposed 2nd construction freeze to the Cabinet.