Supreme Court petition against lockdown submitted

Supreme Court petition against lockdown submitted

Letter of warning sent to Prime Minister, Health Minister, Attorney General before petition submitted to Supreme Court against lockdown.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 1:45 PM
Binyamin Council charges: Supreme Court meting legal expenses is political message

Binyamin Council charges: Supreme Court meting legal expenses is political message

Council contends Court's obligating legal expenses was gratuitous and unlawful: 'Contemptuous attitude based on defendant's identity.'Mordechai Sones, 9/14/2020, 4:02 PM
Judge Solberg v. Netanyahu: 'Embarrassing request'

Judge Solberg v. Netanyahu: 'Embarrassing request'

Supreme Court judge rejects Netanyahu request to delay hearing petition to evict Khan al-Ahmar for another six months.Mordechai Sones, 9/7/2020, 9:35 PM
Supreme Court: Col. will not stand trial for shooting stone-thrower

Supreme Court: Col. will not stand trial for shooting stone-thrower

Israel's Supreme Court rejects petition to force IDF colonel who shot teenage stone-thrower to stand trial. 'Stones can kill.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2020, 6:42 PM
'Supreme Court discriminates against Jews, settlers'

'Supreme Court discriminates against Jews, settlers'

Settlement leaders react with rage to Supreme Court order to destroy community of Mitzpe Kramim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2020, 8:08 PM
Supreme Court: Destroy Mitzpe Kramim

Supreme Court: Destroy Mitzpe Kramim

Court rejects petition to save Binyamin community, gives residents 3 years to find another place to live.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2020, 6:28 PM
Attorney General to appeal ruling against demolishing terrorist's home

Attorney General to appeal ruling against demolishing terrorist's home

A-G Avichai Mandelblit will file for another hearing after Supreme Court blocks demolition of home of terrorist who killed soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2020, 4:57 PM
Demonstrators in Tel Aviv: 'We sent a boy to the army and got him back in a casket'

Demonstrators in Tel Aviv: 'We sent a boy to the army and got him back in a casket'

Hundreds of people protested the Supreme Court's decision not to demolish the house of the terrorist who murdered Amit Ben Yigal.Yoni Kempinski, 8/16/2020, 11:44 PM
An American Jewish non-profit stands with the family of terrorists

An American Jewish non-profit stands with the family of terrorists

It is beyond shameful that NIF-funded Hamoked prevented the demolition of the home of the terrorist who murdered Amit Ben Yigal. Op-ed.Ronn Torossian‏, 8/16/2020, 9:00 PM
Yisrael Eichler: 'Knesset isn't standing up to judicial reign of terror'

Yisrael Eichler: 'Knesset isn't standing up to judicial reign of terror'

MK Yisrael Eichler tells colleagues: 'Now is not the time for new elections, there'll be enough time to fight and squabble later on.'Ben Shaul, 8/11/2020, 1:11 PM
Will Supreme Court block yeshiva students from coming to Israel?

Will Supreme Court block yeshiva students from coming to Israel?

Petition filed with Supreme Court calls for overturning of coronavirus czar's decision to grant entry to foreign yeshiva, seminary students.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2020, 8:36 AM
Former Justice Minister: Supreme Court carried out a hostile takeover of democracy

Former Justice Minister: Supreme Court carried out a hostile takeover of democracy

Former Labor Party minister Haim Ramon continues to express unusual views in the landscape of the left-wing camp.Ben Ariel, 8/11/2020, 3:08 AM
'Meni Mazuz signed a lie today'

'Meni Mazuz signed a lie today'

Attorney for bereaved families: Failure to demolish the homes of terrorists will encourage other terrorists to carry out attacks.Hezki Baruch, 8/10/2020, 11:32 PM
'There are judges in Jerusalem - for terrorists only'

'There are judges in Jerusalem - for terrorists only'

Bereaved families protest before home of Justice Meni Mazuz following ruling not to destroy house of Golani fighter's murderer.Mordechai Sones, 8/10/2020, 10:15 PM
'Supreme Court judges have compassion for murderer's family'

'Supreme Court judges have compassion for murderer's family'

Yamina Chairman blasts decision against demolition of Amit Ben Yigal's killer's house. 'Mazuz and Kara, what were you thinking?'Mordechai Sones, 8/10/2020, 8:24 PM
Baruch Ben Yigal weeps at son's grave: 'Miserable decision'

Baruch Ben Yigal weeps at son's grave: 'Miserable decision'

Father of fighter Amit Ben Yigal arrives at cemetery, cries over son's grave following decision to revoke demolition order for killer's homeMordechai Sones, 8/10/2020, 7:07 PM
Gantz criticizes Supreme Court: 'Very unfortunate ruling'

Gantz criticizes Supreme Court: 'Very unfortunate ruling'

DM says he respects all court rulings, but thinks it was wrong in preventing demolition of Amit Ben Yigal's murderer's house.Mordechai Sones, 8/10/2020, 6:19 PM
Netanyahu calls Supreme Court decision 'Unfortunate'

Netanyahu calls Supreme Court decision 'Unfortunate'

'My policy is to demolish homes of terrorists and I intend to continue with it,' Netanyahu declares following revoked demolition order.Mordechai Sones, 8/10/2020, 3:34 PM
Father of murdered soldier Amit Ben Yigal lowers flag to half-mast

Father of murdered soldier Amit Ben Yigal lowers flag to half-mast

Baruch Ben Yigal visits his son's grave, lowers Israeli flag in response to court decision to ban demolition of the killer's home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2020, 3:15 PM
Supreme Court blocks demolition of home of terrorist who murdered IDF soldier

Supreme Court blocks demolition of home of terrorist who murdered IDF soldier

Israeli Supreme Court cancels demolition order for home of Palestinian Arab terrorist who murdered IDF soldier Amit Ben Yigal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2020, 2:09 PM
'Supreme Court trying to dismantle Jewish family structure'

'Supreme Court trying to dismantle Jewish family structure'

A video presentation by the National Union Party explains why a Supreme Court decision could destroy the family unit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2020, 10:47 PM
'Jewish blood is cheap' spray painted near Supreme Court judge's homes

'Jewish blood is cheap' spray painted near Supreme Court judge's homes

Tel Aviv activists spray paint 'Jewish blood is cheap' outside of homes of Supreme Court justices to protest rulings on illegal immigrants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2020, 11:24 AM
Supreme Court rules prisoners not obligated in social distancing policies

Supreme Court rules prisoners not obligated in social distancing policies

Supreme Court rejects appeal by terrorists' family members, says prisoners not required to adhere to social distancing policies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 1:16 PM
Supreme Court approves restrictions on MKs visiting terrorists in prison

Supreme Court approves restrictions on MKs visiting terrorists in prison

Supreme Court rejects petition against Israel Prison Service policy placing restrictions on MKs' visits to terrorists in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2020, 9:28 PM
Graffiti painted near home of Chief Justice

Graffiti painted near home of Chief Justice

Three residents of southern Tel Aviv detained after drawing graffiti outside home of Supreme Court President Esther Hayut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2020, 2:06 AM
MK Zohar: We didn't know we would be in this situation

MK Zohar: We didn't know we would be in this situation

Coalition chair explains how proposal to investigate High Court conflict of interest failed, says its passage could have dismantled gov't.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 7/8/2020, 7:18 PM
New bill would let Knesset elect Supreme Court chief justice

New bill would let Knesset elect Supreme Court chief justice

Yamina MK Bezalel Smotrich drafts bill which would transfer power to choose chief justice of Supreme Court to the Knesset.Hezki Baruch, 6/30/2020, 2:21 PM
Supreme Court ruling could force US aid recipients to follow American policy on Israel

Supreme Court ruling could force US aid recipients to follow American policy on Israel

US Supreme Court upholds administration’s condition for NGOs to receive fund to fight AIDS in case which could have implications for Israel.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 6/29/2020, 8:03 PM
Activist admits to putting stickers on Supreme Court Justice's mailbox

Activist admits to putting stickers on Supreme Court Justice's mailbox

Southern Tel Aviv activist Shafi Paz says she put stickers accusing Supreme Court of making Jewish blood cheap on judge's mailbox.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2020, 5:23 PM
Blue and White demands Likud agree to change laws not mentioned in coalition agreement

Blue and White demands Likud agree to change laws not mentioned in coalition agreement

Blue and White may agree to change law so that Supreme Court can't force takeover by Benny Gantz - if Likud agrees to other changes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2020, 3:00 PM
'I will not allow the justice system to be harmed'

'I will not allow the justice system to be harmed'

New Justice Minister Avi Nissenkorn states that "there will be no overrule clause" as long as he holds office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2020, 5:24 AM
INTO THE FRAY: Judicial overreach and the sovereignty imperative

INTO THE FRAY: Judicial overreach and the sovereignty imperative

Excessive judicial intervention into the purview of the legislature may have some unintended consequences. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 6/12/2020, 7:00 PM
ANALYSIS: The Supreme Court and Israeli law in Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley

ANALYSIS: The Supreme Court and Israeli law in Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley

"Annexation" is not necessary because Israel had and has the best claim to these areas.Yochanan Visser, 6/11/2020, 11:12 PM
Supreme Court overturns Regulation Law

Supreme Court overturns Regulation Law

Court declares law to normalize thousands of homes in Judea and Samaria unconstitutional.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2020, 7:27 PM
Gantz requests delay for passage of Draft Law

Gantz requests delay for passage of Draft Law

Defense Minister asks Supreme Court for 3-month extension to September to pass new Draft Law, citing recent formation of new government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2020, 3:37 PM
Supreme Court rejects appeal to reopen event halls ahead of planned schedule

Supreme Court rejects appeal to reopen event halls ahead of planned schedule

Supreme Court rejects appeal to move up date for reopening event halls, says Health Ministry's reasoning is sound.Ben Shaul, 6/8/2020, 9:17 AM
Justice Mazuz: Man under indictment establishing government - a moral failure

Justice Mazuz: Man under indictment establishing government - a moral failure

Supreme Court publishes full arguments in decision not to prevent Netanyahu from forming government while under indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2020, 7:14 PM
Hundreds demonstrate in Tel-Aviv against the Supreme Court: 'The people are the Sovereign'

Hundreds demonstrate in Tel-Aviv against the Supreme Court: 'The people are the Sovereign'

Demonstrators gather in Tel Aviv to protest Israeli Supreme Court's rulings against terrorist home demolition, infiltrator deportations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2020, 10:37 AM
Smotrich: Netanyahu only wants to reform judiciary now that he's on the receiving end...

Smotrich: Netanyahu only wants to reform judiciary now that he's on the receiving end...

MK Smotrich is promoting "French Law" that would protect serving prime ministers from being questioned on minor charges.Y Rabinovitz, 5/26/2020, 9:58 PM
'We promote sovereignty without establishing Palestinian state'

'We promote sovereignty without establishing Palestinian state'

Former Minister Shaked: 'I built conservative camp in Supreme Court; we'll pay many years for Netanyahu mistake giving Nissenkorn Justice.'Shimon Cohen, 5/26/2020, 3:07 PM
Several homes of terrorists were already demolished, stresses father of Dvir Sorek

Several homes of terrorists were already demolished, stresses father of Dvir Sorek

Atuna was not 'the murderer' - he was one of a gang. Media portrayal is misleading.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 11:19 PM
Naftali Bennett: Supreme Court ruling 'broadcasts a message of weakness'

Naftali Bennett: Supreme Court ruling 'broadcasts a message of weakness'

"We had reached a level of zero terror attacks, but the Court is destroying our deterrence," says former Defense Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2020, 6:17 PM
Judea and Samaria authority heads will not be investigated

Judea and Samaria authority heads will not be investigated

Supreme Court rejects Peace Now petition asking court to order Judiciary investigate authority heads for illegal construction involvement.Mordechai Sones, 5/25/2020, 4:03 PM
High Court rebukes left-wing groups: 'Hitching a ride on the corona crisis'

High Court rebukes left-wing groups: 'Hitching a ride on the corona crisis'

Supreme Court deletes petition of left-wing groups to require state to connect illegal Bedouin settlements to electricity and internet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 9:38 AM
Limited number of people to be permitted to take part in annual Jerusalem Day march

Limited number of people to be permitted to take part in annual Jerusalem Day march

Court orders police, Jerusalem Day event organizers to reach compromise, leading to deal which would allow limited human chain, Kotel event.Hezki Baruch, 5/20/2020, 2:03 PM
Flag Dance: Supreme Court to decide event layout tomorrow

Flag Dance: Supreme Court to decide event layout tomorrow

Supreme Court to discuss flag dance organizers' petition to determine how traditional parade will look like on Jerusalem's holiday.Mordechai Sones, 5/19/2020, 10:37 PM
Supreme Court rejects petition to open Temple Mount to Jews

Supreme Court rejects petition to open Temple Mount to Jews

Ruling reads: 'Jewish ascent to prayer on Temple Mount, even if in small numbers, is liable to violate symmetry and reciprocity.'Mordechai Sones, 5/19/2020, 7:11 PM
Judicial overreach - Are the chickens coming home to roost?

Judicial overreach - Are the chickens coming home to roost?

There is a growing sense that the aura of infallibility given the Supreme Court, forming the basis of its power, is beginning to dim. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/10/2020, 10:47 AM
Left shows surprising support for Supreme Court decision allowing Netanyahu to form gov't

Left shows surprising support for Supreme Court decision allowing Netanyahu to form gov't

Recent poll indicates overwhelming support for Supreme Court decision allowing Netanyahu to form next governmemt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2020, 10:47 PM
Protest outside home of Supreme Court President Esther Hayut in Tel Aviv

Protest outside home of Supreme Court President Esther Hayut in Tel Aviv

Protesters outside the home of Court President Esther Hayut chanted: 'You're a disgrace,' and 'The people are the masters.'Arutz Sheva staff, 5/8/2020, 3:25 PM
Smotrich slams 'very activist' Supreme Court ruling green-lighting Netanyahu-Gantz gov't

Smotrich slams 'very activist' Supreme Court ruling green-lighting Netanyahu-Gantz gov't

'Although court decided not to intervene, its reasoning lays out legal infrastructure that will allow it to intervene in any future matter.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2020, 10:47 AM
Green light for Netanyahu-Gantz government

Green light for Netanyahu-Gantz government

Supreme Court judges reject petitions seeking to prevent Binyamin Netanyahu from forming the next government.Elad Benari, 5/6/2020, 11:13 PM
Poll: Israelis' faith in Supreme Court aligns with political beliefs

Poll: Israelis' faith in Supreme Court aligns with political beliefs

New poll shows 70% of Likud voters, but just 14% of Labor-Gesher-Meretz voters, believe Supreme Court rulings are politically motivated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2020, 8:04 AM
Netanyahu: I was elected by the majority, the court should not interfere

Netanyahu: I was elected by the majority, the court should not interfere

Netanyahu: The Likud got more votes than any party in the history of the country. A huge majority wants the government we are establishing.Ben Ariel, 5/5/2020, 4:30 AM
Shaked: Majority in Knesset for override clause

Shaked: Majority in Knesset for override clause

Yamina MK Ayelet Shaked warns Supreme Court could intervene in Basic Laws because of rotation agreement between Blue and White, Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2020, 6:54 PM
Chief Justice Hayut: 'People voted for the list and get skipped over'

Chief Justice Hayut: 'People voted for the list and get skipped over'

Supreme Court opens second day of petitions against establishing government this morning. Today's hearing to focus on coalition agreement.Mordechai Sones, 5/4/2020, 4:20 PM
Supreme Court to deliberate on Likud-Blue & White coalition deal today

Supreme Court to deliberate on Likud-Blue & White coalition deal today

Will Israeli Supreme Court strike down Likud-Blue & White coalition agreement - likely sending Israel to new elections - or greenlight deal?Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2020, 8:46 AM