'High Court judges think they run the state'

Politicians slam High Court decision to overrule government, allow 100 PA Arabs into Israel for joint memorial day ceremony.Hezki Baruch, 5/6/2019, 6:06 PM

High Court OK's destruction of home of Ori Ansbacher's murderer

Petition against decision to destroy home of terrorist who stabbed teen girl to death rejected by High Court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2019, 5:07 PM

High Court halts demolition of home of Ori Ansbacher's killer

Court orders demolition of home of terrorist who murdered teenage girl to be postponed until petition of terrorist's family is heard.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2019, 3:24 PM

'Israeli lives are holy, the judicial system is not'

New Right leader Bennett says his party will work to remove legal interference preventing IDF from fighting terror effectively.Yoni Kempinski, 3/17/2019, 3:00 PM

State: Reject Arabs' claims in Mitzpeh Kramim

State asks High Court not to overturn District Court's ruling allowing Samaria residents rights to their own land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2019, 10:07 PM

High court rejects petition to open another investigation of PM

Court rejects petition to investigate Netanyahu for involvement in Submarine Affair.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2019, 5:26 PM

Shaked rips legal community for not defending Supreme Court

Justice Minister slams legal community refusing to defend the Supreme Court from leftist incitement towards conservative-leaning justices.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 9:49 PM

Supreme Court chief slams Shaked for 'politicizing' court

Justice Esther Hayut says court shouldn't be political, blasts Bennett and Shaked's effort to add conservative justices to the High Court.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 8:37 PM

The High Court's unexpected ruling

High Court issues surprising ruling demanding State explain why it refuses to question witness to death of American student during hike.Gary Willig, 1/2/2019, 6:58 PM

PA tries to prevent construction of security fence

Arabs of illegal village enter area of Jewish town of Shaked hours after High Court rejects petition against building of security fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2019, 5:09 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

Bereaved father: High Court an arm of terrorist organizations

Father of soldier killed in Jerusalem ramming attack slams court for refusing to allow legal means of deterring terrorism.Eliran Aharon, 12/23/2018, 9:36 PM

High Court rejects petition to return terrorists' bodies

Court rejects calls to release bodies of murderers of Rabbi Raziel Shevach and Adi Kolman on procedural grounds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2018, 5:45 PM

Agudath Yisrael to change bylaw barring women from running

Faction tells High Court it will change statute barring women from running for political office amid ruling that ban is discriminatory.Tzvi Lev, 9/3/2018, 4:45 PM

Shaked chosen as Israel's most influential person

Shaked metoeric rise continues. A week after chosen most popular minister, Shaked is named Israel's most influential person by The Marker.Tzvi Lev, 9/3/2018, 1:13 PM

'Don't let State fold on illegal Bedouin outpost'

Likud activists call on party members, MKs, to to exert influence to prevent the state from capitulating on the evacuation of Khan el-Ahmar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2018, 11:18 AM

Land of Israel Lobby: Evacuate illegal Bedouin outpost

Leaders of Knesset lobby send letter to PM, Defense and Justice Ministers calling on them to ensure Jewish, Arab outposts treated equally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 3:27 PM

Law to block most settlement evacuations advances

'Revolutionary' bill making it harder for the High Court to order Jewish-owned homes in Judea and Samaria bulldozed advances.Tzvi Lev, 7/15/2018, 5:10 PM

Liberman signals he'll back law to override Supreme Court

Liberman comes out in support of bill that would rein in High Court. 'Return the mandate to elected officials.'Tzvi Lev, 4/15/2018, 6:06 PM

High Court okays Israeli-Palestinian memorial event

High Court of Justice dismisses appeal against controversial mixed Israeli-Palestinian memorial event in Jerusalem.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 10:08 PM

'High Court more disconnected from reality than ever'

Ministers, MKs, activists, and journalists infuriated after High Court freezes plan to deport infiltrators.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 8:24 PM

An end to anti-Yesha judicial warfare?

New law would end use of Israeli courts against Judea and Samaria residents, take away High Court's power to rule on property disputes.Tzvi Lev, 2/25/2018, 9:07 PM

Yesh Atid proposes new haredi draft law

Yesh Atid submits new bill expanding draft of haredi men, limiting exemptions given to yeshiva students.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 6:48 PM

'Supreme Court justices are the real legislators'

MK Nissan Slomiansky blasts Supreme Court, accuses justices of undermining the Knesset with judicial activism.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 9:04 PM

'We're sick of talk and empty decisions'

The family of Hadar Goldin rips government for not acting to return bodies of soldiers after High Court orders release of terrorists bodies.Tzvi Lev, 12/14/2017, 8:20 PM

Supreme Court taken to Supreme Court

Petition to Supreme Court demands legal system send representative to state ceremony in Gush Etzion.Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2017, 8:29 PM

'Unbelievable that Supreme Court heard Western Wall petition'

Minister Uri Ariel blasts Supreme Court for hearing Reform movement petition on Western Wall.Mordechai Sones, 8/31/2017, 3:21 PM

National Union serves ultimatum

Insists PM and Internal Security Minister allow ministers to ascend Temple Mount, threatens immediate High Court appeal if demand not met.Mordechai Sones, 8/28/2017, 11:24 PM

'Supreme Court biased towards the Reform Movement'

MK Eichler calls High Court decision letting woman be rabbinical courts manager 'a missile in the anti-religious artillery."Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2017, 10:07 PM

Women may manage rabbinical courts

Ruling by High Court states women may be appointed director of rabbinical courts; 'Inconceivable proper representation not given.'Mordechai Sones, 8/16/2017, 12:59 PM

High Court: Rabbi Pinto to stay in jail

The High Court rejected Thursday an appeal by Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto and ruled that he will remain in jail for the rest of his sentence.Yoel Domb, 11/3/2016, 9:54 AM

MK Gafni: Supreme court judges are advising Reform movement

In the wake of attorney-general Mandelblit's decision regarding Western Wall, MK Gafni accused High Court judges of political intervention.Haim Lev, 9/22/2016, 11:14 AM

Amona is a test case for Israeli democracy  

As a matter of procedure, Israel's High Court of Justice does not examine or evaluate evidence and does not decide issues of land ownership. They rely on what government offices tell them.Dr. Moshe Dann, 8/8/2016, 1:56 PM

Petition calls to ban mixed prayers at the Kotel

Petition argues egalitarian prayer goes against 'local custom' defined by the Protection of Holy Places Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2016, 6:52 PM

High Court upholds terrorist home demolition rulings

The homes of the terrorists who killed Yaakov Don, Ezra Schwartz, Shadi Arfa, Yisayev Aharon and Reuven Aviram will be destroyed.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/15/2016, 1:28 PM

Slain Policeman's Widow Urges Court to Demolish Terrorist's Home

Hadas Mizrahi tearfully asks the State to reject petition protesting punishment for her husband's murderer.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 6/30/2014, 4:30 PM

Data: Infiltrators Cause Crime Rates to Skyrocket in Tel Aviv

Violent crime 2.5 times higher in South Tel Aviv, according to report; surfaces as High Court for Justice evaluates infiltration laws.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 11:51 AM

'No One Told Us Our Son's Murderer Was Being Released'

Bereaved families outraged after media - not government - informs them their relatives' murderers' bodies are being released.Tova Dvorin, 2/16/2014, 9:19 AM

Report: High Court to Reject Beit Shemesh Elections Appeal

Beit Shemesh set to receive new round of mayoral elections, appeal to be rejected by High Court for Justice, according to report.Tova Dvorin, 2/5/2014, 10:14 PM

High Court: Reserve Apt. in Afula for Arab Buyer

Court rules on discrimination suit: builders must set aside a home in Afula for Arab man.Maayana Miskin, 1/15/2014, 12:13 AM

Two More Petitions Filed Against Terrorist Releases

Almagor petitions the Supreme Court with 2 requests: to stop the release of terrorists to Jerusalem, and to allow a banned protest.Tova Dvorin, 12/30/2013, 1:04 PM

Court Decides: Mordechai Vanunu Must Stay in Israel

Vanunu had argued that as ‘a traitor, and enemy and a Christian’ life in Israel was insufferable for him.Maayana Miskin, 12/29/2013, 2:55 PM

Far-Left Seeks to Complete Destruction of Jewish Town

Atty. for Amona: the government created this town – now it's turning its back.Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 5:30 PM

After Liberman, Now Weinstein Faces Accusations

In an ironic twist, Attorney General accused of crimes related to appointment of his deputy.Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2013, 8:55 PM

Controversial Mayor: I’ll Keep Pushing for Jewish City

Nazareth Illit mayor reelected despite allegations of corruption, racism, and vows, ‘I’ll keep pushing to keep my city Jewish.’Maayana Miskin, 10/25/2013, 10:35 AM

Govt. Clarifies: No Order to Resettle Hevron Home

State clarifies that Netanyahu’s call to resettle Jewish building was not an order, and that government will wait for court verdict.Maayana Miskin, 9/24/2013, 5:32 PM

Hotovely: Time to Change the Basic Law

MKs from Likud, Bayit Yehudi offer suggestions on ending Supreme Court interference.Maayana Miskin, 9/17/2013, 12:15 AM

Supreme Court: Jailing Illegal Infiltrators ‘Unconstitutional’

Supreme Court rules anti-illegal entry law ‘unconstitutional’; state has 90 days to free illegal immigrant prisoners.Maayana Miskin and Ari Soffer, 9/16/2013, 5:27 PM

No Charges in Arab Protester’s Death

Investigators can’t figure out who fired the tear gas canister that hit and killed an Arab man during a riot.Maayana Miskin, 9/10/2013, 9:07 PM

Will Court Forbid Jailing Illegal Infiltrators?

Supreme Court announces upcoming verdict on whether Israel can continue to jail, deport illegal immigrants charged with criminal offenses.Maayana Miskin, 9/10/2013, 5:24 PM

Court Proposes Compromise on Hareidi Enlistment

High Court proposes compromise as group files suit over delay in hareidi enlistment.Maayana Miskin, 8/20/2013, 5:51 PM

Arabs to Court: Tear Down Entire Beit El Ulpana Neighborhood

Beit El Mayor: “No Arab has purchased land here. It is all a manipulation by anti-Israeli elements in Europe and leftists.”Gil Ronen, 6/4/2013, 10:08 AM

Feiglin: Justice System is Corrupt

Jewish Leadership faction head says indicting Lieberman just before elections is "great corruption."Gil Ronen, 1/7/2013, 12:12 PM

MK: If Court Lets Zoabi Run, We'll Change the Law

MK Danny Danon is optimistic High Court won't overturn decision to disqualify Zoabi.Gil Ronen, 12/20/2012, 8:48 PM

Corpse Exhibit to Close – but not Yet, Says Court

'Bodies' exhibition will continue until after Sukkot holiday, and close 4 days ahead of schedule.Gil Ronen, 9/24/2012, 8:11 AM

State: If We Can Build Fence, We Can Keep Illegals Out

It would be contradictory, the state said, for Israel to build a fence to keep illegals out, and then to require that they be admittedDavid Lev, 9/6/2012, 12:16 PM

Migron Tells Court: We Will not Fight the Police

Migron residents are informing the High Court that they will not violently resist expulsion if the justices rule against them Tuesday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/28/2012, 7:43 AM