AG slams PM for requesting broadcast of his indictment hearing

Attorney General rebuffs PM's call for his pre-indictment hearing be broadcast live. 'This hearing is not meant to convince the public.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 8:27 PM

Netanyahu's hearing proceedings begin

A-G receives main points of Netanyahu's defense team, with the hearing itself set to take place in two weeks.Ben Ariel, 9/19/2019, 4:03 AM

NSC head briefed Election Chair to postpone elections for war

National Security Council head met last week with Election Committee Chair saying Israel preparing to embark on Gaza military operation.Mordechai Sones, 9/16/2019, 5:46 PM

Report: AG slammed the brakes on Gaza operation

PM Netanyahu wanted to launch major Gaza operation - but AG Mandelblit stopped him, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2019, 12:55 PM

'If Netanyahu gets voted out, it will be a disaster for Israel'

Fox News host Mark Levin lauds Trump-Netanyahu relationship as a high point in US-Israel relations. 'Bibi is enormously popular in the US'.Yoni Kempinski, 9/15/2019, 9:25 PM

Smotrich to Netanyahu: Stand firm against Attorney General

Transportation Minister calls on PM to ignore Mandelbit's warning not to normalize Jordan Valley town days before election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 12:42 PM

Weekly Report: 15th week of second Israeli election campaign

Only a few more days to go and while things are happening, they are not heating up.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 9/13/2019, 1:41 PM

AG looks to block PM's plan to normalize Jordan Valley town

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit claims Netanyahu legally barred from normalizing legal status of Israeli town during election season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 8:31 PM

PM: We will not allow elections to be stolen

Attorney General advises government not to pass legislation allowing cameras at polling stations. Netanyahu vows to push legislation anyway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 8:49 PM

Mandelblit: Leaking investigations - not electioneering

AG claims publishing material from Prime Minister investigations on news channels does not meet definition of campaign propaganda.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2019, 10:20 PM

An event with separate seating? The municipality decides

Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit establishes temporary guidelines for municipal events with separate seating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2019, 8:53 PM

Aryeh Deri to be indicted?

State Attorney recommends Interior Minister Aryeh Deri be indicted on corruption charges, urging AG to file indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 11:01 PM

AG Mandelblit's neighbors rally against constant protests

The constant protests outside Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit's home are disturbing his neighbors' lives.Sara Rubenstein, 8/15/2019, 8:41 PM

Attorney General calls to disqualify Marzel and Gopstein

A-G Mandelblit says Otzma candidates should not be allowed to run for Knesset, allows party leader Ben-Gvir and rest of list to run.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 10:28 PM

Mandelblit: Disqualify Marzel and Gopstein

Attorney General reportedly to recommend disqualifying Otzma Yehudit leaders from running in Knesset elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2019, 10:06 PM

Investigation launched over harassment of AG

Police say they have opened investigation due to "repeated harassment in recent days" against Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2019, 5:39 PM

AG backs petition against Afula park banning Arab non-residents

A petition against Afula by a leftist NGO claims that it is discriminating against Arabs by not allowing non-residents to use its park.Sara Rubenstein, 7/12/2019, 12:32 PM

A-G rips Justice Minister: Obeying the court is not a choice

Attorney General Mandelblit joins Chief Justice in criticism Justice Minister Ohana for suggesting some court decisions should be ignored.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 3:26 PM

'I'm not optimistic about change to Netanyahu indictment'

MK Zohar says public should be final arbiter, but justice system has already made its decision on PM Netanyahu's pending indictments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 11:59 AM

Netanyahu criticizes A-G over hearing

Netanyahu responds to Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit's decision not to further postpone his pre-indictment hearing.Hezki Baruch, 6/7/2019, 5:09 AM

AG to Netanyahu: No reason to postpone pre-indictment hearing

Attorney General rejects Prime Minister's request to push off pre-indictment hearing.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/6/2019, 6:02 PM

Blue and White: Don't appoint ambassadors before elections

Blue and White party appeals to A-G, demands that Netanyahu be prohibited from appointing new ambassadors during the election period.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 5:41 AM

A-G to Erdan: You may be appointed an ambassador

Public Security Minister met Attorney Mandelblit to inquire whether a temporary government can appoint him as UN ambassador.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2019, 5:00 AM

Attorney General warns new coalition

Mandelblit says he will not hesitate to voice his position on initiatives to weaken the judicial system.Hezki Baruch, 5/24/2019, 3:32 AM

AG pushes off Netanyahu's pre-indictment hearing

Netanyahu given until October to hold pre-indictment hearing with Attorney General before charges filed against PM.AFP, 5/22/2019, 3:01 PM

Mandelblit calls Smotrich accusations 'unfounded'

Attorney General says Smotrich concerns over leak of document against him 'unfounded,' hopes he will act differently as justice minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2019, 7:45 PM

Netanyahu's lawyer: Put an end to the flood of leaks

Netanyahu's lawyer writes Attorney General, demands investigation into leaks from the investigations involving the PM.Ben Ariel, 5/20/2019, 5:40 AM

'Cleared for publication': Netanyahu with IDF soldiers

Netanyahu publishes pictures taken in the election period on social media, ridiculing the AG's ban on pictures with IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2019, 10:16 PM

Report: A-G may delay Netanyahu's pre-indictment hearing

Attorney General reportedly willing to delay pre-indictment hearing to September to allow PM's lawyers to review material.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2019, 10:10 PM

Concerns ‘Breaking the Silence’ holds classified military intel

9 MKs call on AG to investigate left-wing group, following evidence it took testimony about IDF operations from soldiers in elite units.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2019, 4:25 PM

Shaked, Mandelblit, dispute limiting Attorney General's role

Attorney General Mandelblit says to Shaked, 'Your proposal will undermine the status of the attorney-general and rule of the law.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2019, 12:03 AM

AG: United Right Knesset list cannot be changed

A-G Mandelblit says it is illegal to change United Right list following court decision to disqualify Otzma Yehudit candidate Michael Ben-AriGary Willig, 3/20/2019, 3:18 PM

Will AG okay deal restoring Otzma Yehudit's 'safe' Knesset seat?

Right-wing party looking to replace Knesset candidate disqualified by court. But will AG approve last-minute changes to Knesset list?Ido Ben Porat, 3/19/2019, 11:12 AM

Liberman: A-G standing by man who calls for murder of Jews

Yisrael Beiteinu chairman Liberman slams attorney general for arguing against election committee's decision to disqualify Ofer Kassif.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2019, 6:12 PM

'Investigation into PM only after elections - within 4 months'

Attorney General agrees to Netanyahu lawyers request, delays publication of materials for fear they will be used in election campaign.Mordechai Sones, 3/11/2019, 5:22 PM

Ayelet Shaked and the Rule of Law Mafia

In Israel, the legislature is not sovereign to legislate, and the executive lacks actual control to execute the instructions of the legislature. The Supreme Court has seized the government’s power to determine policies.Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 3/10/2019, 7:45 AM

Otzma Yehudit: There's a limit to hypocrisy

Otzma Yehudit responds after A-G says Michael Ben-Ari should be disqualified from running for Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 12:11 AM

Attorney General: Disqualify Michael Ben-Ari

Legal opinion by Mandelblit says Ben-Ari should be disqualified, but does not object to Itamar Ben-Gvir running for Knesset.Elad Benari, 3/5/2019, 11:19 PM

A-G against disqualifying Arab parties

Attorney General informs Central Elections Committee that he opposes the disqualification of the Arab parties.Elad Benari, 3/5/2019, 1:07 AM

Attorney General: Otzma Yehudit video does not violate law

Mandelblit expresses reservations about video content but rules petition by Arab parties against it be rejected.Mordechai Sones, 3/4/2019, 10:51 PM

ANALYSIS: Law experts make mincemeat of Netanyahu indictments

AG's decision to indict PM Netanyahu may threaten the health of Israel's democracy. Israel cannot afford to choose the wrong PM.Yochanan Visser, 3/4/2019, 4:16 PM

General Russo cleared for Knesset run

Attorney General says reserve duty is no basis not to allow retired general to run in second place on Labor party list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2019, 12:35 PM

State Prosecutor: Nothing will deter us

State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan insists Attorney General made professional decision, was not influenced by elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 6:03 PM

'They're using investigations to bring the Left to power'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu blasts Attorney General's decision to charge him with bribery, fraud, and breach of trust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2019, 8:50 PM

Gabbay calls on Netanyahu to resign over indictments

Labor chief demands Prime Minister step down after Attorney General announces plans to indict PM with bribery, fraud, breach of trust.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2019, 7:10 PM

AG: Netanyahu to be indicted on bribery charges

Prime Minister will face criminal charges for bribery, fraud, and breach of trust, Attorney General announces.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2019, 6:07 PM

Supreme Court clears way for ruling on Netanyahu indictments

Court rejects petition to bar Attorney General from announcing his decision on charges against Netanyahu prior to election.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2019, 4:27 PM

'The card tower will soon collapse'

Netanyahu expected to be charged with breach of trust and bribery. PM's associates: The charges are "absurd."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 9:53 PM

New Right: Put Oshrat Kotler on trial

New Right to ask Attorney General to try Channel 13 anchorwoman over her statements against IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2019, 4:59 AM

Report: AG to charge Netanyahu with attempted bribery

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit reportedly preparing to indict Netanyahu in Case 2000 investigation on bribery charges.David Rosenberg, 2/14/2019, 9:11 PM

'The truth of my innocence will win out'

PM Netanyahu says A-G caved to left-wing pressure to indict him before the elections, but he will be vindicated in post-election hearing.Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2019, 4:11 PM

The Attorney General's dilemma

Expert tells Arutz Sheva: If A-G intends to publish recommendations in Netanyahu's cases, it is better that it be done as early as possible.Benny Tocker, 2/4/2019, 5:38 AM

Netanyahu: The truth will come to light

In Facebook video, Netanyahu responds to A-G's opinion that a decision in his cases can be made before April elections.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/1/2019, 8:28 PM

PM: AG's decision could bring Left to power

Mandelblit informs Netanyahu that he will announce the decision whether to indict ahead of April elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2019, 10:49 AM

Netanyahu: AG caved to pressure

PM slams attorney general after reports Mandelblit has decided to indict him before the upcoming elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 10:05 PM

Report: AG prepared to indict Netanyahu

Attorney General Mandelblit reportedly completed deliberations on charges against PM, will file preliminary indictment in next few weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 8:21 PM

Left-wing activists arrested for vandalizing AG's father's grave

After gravestone of Attorney General's Avichai Mandelblit's father was vandalized, left-wing suspects taken into custody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 8:24 PM