Shaked to Aharon Barak: Knesset traumatized by judicial activism

Shaked to Aharon Barak: Knesset traumatized by judicial activism

Outgoing Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked speaks at a Nationality Law seminar with former Supreme Court president Barak in the audience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2019, 10:09 PM
Aharon Barak: Tyranny by majority beginning to develop here

Aharon Barak: Tyranny by majority beginning to develop here

Former Chief Justice Aharon Barak: 'It's an optical illusion to think Adalah and Association for Human Rights are running court system.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2018, 6:27 PM
Bennett attacks prominent judge for Nazi Germany comparison

Bennett attacks prominent judge for Nazi Germany comparison

Bennett blasts former Supreme Court Chief Justice Aharon Barak. 'Israel will never carry out genocide or anything like it.'Tzvi Lev, 10/20/2018, 10:09 PM
Court established adultery as legitimate

Court established adultery as legitimate

Rabbi finds that, under ex-Supreme Court Chief Barak, the state recognized adultery as relationship no less legitimate than marriage.Gil Ronen, 7/5/2018, 8:03 AM
Shaked: 'I chose not to respond to Barak because I work'

Shaked: 'I chose not to respond to Barak because I work'

Justice Minister refers to former Supreme Court President who accused her of disqualifying candidates because they support human rights.Mordechai Sones, 6/10/2018, 2:59 PM
'I asked them: Why did you save us?'

'I asked them: Why did you save us?'

Prof. Aharon Barak at Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony: 'Lesson is if we do not defend democracy, democracy will not protect us'Mordechai Sones, 4/24/2017, 7:55 PM
Justice Barak: Democracy in danger if power of courts reduced

Justice Barak: Democracy in danger if power of courts reduced

Former Chief Justice Aharon Barak is convinced that High Court has not overstepped on political issues and is the protector of democracy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 6:30 PM
'Dr. Aharon and Mr. Barak'

'Dr. Aharon and Mr. Barak'

At a panel for Jewish law and modern Israeli law, Itamar Ben-Gvir noted the devious implications of Aharon Barak's legal method.Tal Polon, 9/9/2016, 2:46 AM
Defend the Jewish Democratic state

Defend the Jewish Democratic state

The dictum of Aharon Barak, President of the Supreme Court of Israel (1995-2006), that “everything is justiciable”, makes nonsense of the rule of law, as well as Israel’s reputation as a democracy. It renders Israel a judicial despotism. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 6/6/2016, 11:02 PM
Supreme Court Judge Edmund Levy Would Not Bow Down

Supreme Court Judge Edmund Levy Would Not Bow Down

In memoriam. Judge Edmond Levy passed away last week. A man of supreme integrity and ability, he had the courage to write clear dissenting opinions in an otherwise homogeneous Supreme Court led by Aharon Barak and Dorit Beinisch. Nachi Eyal, Legal Forum, 3/16/2014, 6:31 AM
Barak Attacks Marriage Laws, Supports Same-Sex

Barak Attacks Marriage Laws, Supports Same-Sex

Former Israeli Supreme Court Chief Justice opines that the nation's marriage laws infringe human rights, calls for same-sex marriage.Ari Yashar, 10/29/2013, 3:13 PM
Judge Robert Bork, Critic of Aharon Barak, Dies

Judge Robert Bork, Critic of Aharon Barak, Dies

Bork was disqualified from serving in the Supreme Court in a highly partisan Senate hearing.Gil Ronen, 12/19/2012, 9:03 PM
Beinisch Can Give No More Rulings

Beinisch Can Give No More Rulings

Three months after her retirement, former Supreme Court President can no longer publish decisions.Gil Ronen, 5/28/2012, 12:06 PM
MK Katz: Zionism will Survive Aharon Barak

MK Katz: Zionism will Survive Aharon Barak

Former Supreme Court President denies he ever said "everything is justiciable." Gil Ronen, 2/21/2012, 4:59 PM
Legal Expert: Supreme Court Activism is Over

Legal Expert: Supreme Court Activism is Over

Legal expert Dr. Haim Shain welcomes the appointment of new judges to the Supreme Court. "Former Chief Justice Barak's policy is over."Elad Benari, 1/9/2012, 6:13 AM