News and updates about ACRI

Justice Minister Ohana shows his mettle

Justice Minister Ohana shows his mettle

'A declaration of war on freedom of speech'

Left-wing Israeli NGO defends Arabic network - but Arab states back up Israeli government's claims network promotes anti-Semitism.

'A declaration of war on freedom of speech'

IDF appointment worries Yesha supporters

Doron Ben-Barak appointed deputy military prosecutor. MK Struk slams appointee as 'enemy of settlement enterprise.'

IDF taps 'enemy of settlement enterprise' for senior position

Justice Ministry urged to check illegal torture

Civil Rights Association warns of 'heavy suspicion' that Duma arson investigation is breaking law, after lawyers reveal brutal torture.

Rights group demands Justice Ministry check illegal torture

Study: Israel accepts 0.36% of asylum requests

Human rights groups slam Israel for accepting far fewer migrants than Western average - but is it justified?

Study: Israel accepts just 0.36% of asylum requests

Minister Defends Far-Left National Service Ban

Agriculture Min. Uri Ariel tells Arutz Sheva NGOs which attack IDF abuse state funding, after ACRI turns to the Attorney General over ban.

Minister Defends Banning Far-Left NGOs from National Service

Court 'Trying to Avoid Expelling Hamas Terrorists'

After verdict on expulsion of Hamas 'MPs' from Jerusalem delayed, legal rights campaigner says courts playing politics.

High Court 'Trying to Avoid Expelling Hamas Terrorists'

High Court to Decide: Can Terrorists Be Deported?

NIF-funded NGO involved in Hamas terrorists' appeal against their deportation from Israel, in possible precedent-setting case.

High Court to Decide if Hamas Terrorists Can Be Deported

Illegal Aliens March To Jerusalem

Illegal immigrants escape new Holot detention center, erected as part of new Infiltrator Law, and march in protest in Jerusalem.

Illegal Aliens Flee Detention Center, March To Jerusalem

Group: Stronger Security Checks for Arabs 'Racist'

The High Court discusses demands that security restrictions and checks for Israeli Arabs at Ben Gurion Airport be eased.

Group: Stronger Airport Security Checks for Arabs 'Racist'

Appeal Brings Together Otzma Leyisrael, Balad

Right-wing faction, Arab list united as targets of Elections Committee censorship. ACRI appeals to allow both groups’ ads.

Appeal Brings Together Otzma Leyisrael, Balad

Lawsuit over ‘Anti-Hareidi’ Park Rule

A civil rights group has filed suit against the city of Modiin for closing its park to outsiders in an apparent snub to hareidim.

Lawsuit over ‘Anti-Hareidi’ Park Rule

Left Tries to Knock Down Anti-Alien Bills

Several left-wing groups are working to put an end to ‘extremist’ legislation against illegal entry before it reaches the Knesset.

Left Tries to Knock Down Anti-Alien Bills

Court Rejects Appeal Against ‘Invasion’ Measure

Supreme Court rejects a petition against a measure which prevents the unification of PA Arabs with their Israeli Arab spouses.

Court Rejects Appeal Against ‘Invasion by Marriage’ Measure

Religious Can Build in Yafo

BeEmunah, which develops properties for the religious Zionist public, gets final OK for project in Jonah's city.

Court Nixes Yafo Arabs' Attempt to Keep Religious Zionists Out

One-Sided Civil Rights Report

ACRI releases one-sided report on violence in Jerusalem, because "Arab voice is seldom heard." Police apathy towards Jewish victims is ignored.

One-Sided Civil Rights Report

'Civil Rights' against Yafo Jews

Yafo Arabs and Jews, rights group ACRI file third suit against Jewish housing project in city of Yafo.

Third Attempt to Torpedo Jewish Housing in Yafo