Hundreds of protesters call on AG Mandelblit to quit

Hundreds of protesters call on AG Mandelblit to quit

Hundreds protest arrest of Attorney General's neighbors for making critical comments of him on the street.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2020, 11:17 AM
Mandelblit to Netanyahu: These are your conflicts of interest

Mandelblit to Netanyahu: These are your conflicts of interest

Attorney General instructs PM to transfer authority related to Justice Ministry and police appointments to another minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2020, 8:36 PM
'You spoke to the Attorney-General? You're under arrest'

'You spoke to the Attorney-General? You're under arrest'

A flippant comment tossed out on a street in Petah Tikva got Erez Nesimi arrested.Nitzan Keidar, 10/25/2020, 10:31 PM
A-G apologizes to former State Attorney following leaked recordings

A-G apologizes to former State Attorney following leaked recordings

A-G Avichai Mandelblit apologizes to State Attorney Shai Nitzan for contents of recordings published by Channel 12 News.Ben Ariel, 10/16/2020, 4:10 AM
Netanyahu will not be investigated in Submarine Affair

Netanyahu will not be investigated in Submarine Affair

Attorney General says not enough evidence and too much time has passed to investigate PM for shares scandal related to Submarine Affair.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2020, 9:35 PM
MK Miki Zohar: I didn't really threaten Mandelblit - but he should go

MK Miki Zohar: I didn't really threaten Mandelblit - but he should go

Zohar adds that "Judiciary is rotten to the core, with prosecutors stitching up cases."Hezki Baruch, 10/14/2020, 2:02 PM
MK Zohar: Mandelblit must resign and cancel indictments against PM

MK Zohar: Mandelblit must resign and cancel indictments against PM

Following publication of private conversations, Zohar claims a lot more could come out, information that could "put Mandelblit behind bars."103 FM, 10/14/2020, 11:03 AM
A magic carpet ride over the anti-Netanyahu protests

A magic carpet ride over the anti-Netanyahu protests

The arrogant outburst at Ethiopian poice officers by a leftist ret. IDF officer is typical of those who think they own the country. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 10/11/2020, 10:35 AM
Will Likud minister face criminal investigation over lockdown violations?

Will Likud minister face criminal investigation over lockdown violations?

Attorney General mulls whether police should open criminal investigation of Likud minister for lockdown violations and apparent cover up.David Rosenberg, 10/6/2020, 1:22 PM
'Attorney General is invested in Netanyahu's political assassination'

'Attorney General is invested in Netanyahu's political assassination'

Internal Security Minister Amir Ohana sharply attacks AG Mandelblit, 'All his prestige and future depends on Netanyahu's conviction.'Mordechai Sones, 9/1/2020, 9:45 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
Netanyahu to Mandelblit: Your inaction makes my and my family's blood cheap

Netanyahu to Mandelblit: Your inaction makes my and my family's blood cheap

Prime Minister Netanyahu writes furious letter to Attorney General Mandelblit demanding he act against calls for violence against his familyArutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2020, 5:34 PM
A-G vs minister on threats to PM

A-G vs minister on threats to PM

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit accuses Minister Amir Ohana of 'false accusations' following letter over threats to Netanyahu family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2020, 6:37 PM
Rabbi David Lau: 'Praying in synagogues on holidays depends on keeping guidelines today'

Rabbi David Lau: 'Praying in synagogues on holidays depends on keeping guidelines today'

Israeli Chief Rabbi David Lau talks about coronavirus restrictions, upcoming fast days, and whether synagogues will be open during holidays.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2020, 10:56 PM
Women Torah scholars in Israel can take accreditation exams, attorney general says

Women Torah scholars in Israel can take accreditation exams, attorney general says

Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit rules that Chief Rabbinate must open up rabbinic tests to women.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/1/2020, 7:07 AM
A-G Mandelblit considers investigating Coronavirus Cabinet leaks

A-G Mandelblit considers investigating Coronavirus Cabinet leaks

Attorney General says he will consider PM's request to investigate leaks of Shin Bet chief's remarks from Coronavirus Cabinet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2020, 5:36 PM
Attorney General: We will continue to act fearlessly

Attorney General: We will continue to act fearlessly

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit responds to PM Netanyahu's criticism of the legal system.Ben Ariel, 5/25/2020, 4:11 AM
Ayelet Shaked: 'Netanyahu supported Avichai Mandelblit. He'll regret that.'

Ayelet Shaked: 'Netanyahu supported Avichai Mandelblit. He'll regret that.'

MK Shaked criticizes AG Mandelblit for opposing change to AG selection process, says PM Netanyahu will 'regret' supporting Mandelblit.103FM, 5/20/2020, 2:20 PM
Threats made against Attorney General Mandelblit

Threats made against Attorney General Mandelblit

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit files police complaint after receiving numerous threats by phone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 7:32 PM
AG to Supreme Court: 'Don't disqualify coalition agreement'

AG to Supreme Court: 'Don't disqualify coalition agreement'

AG announces following Likud/Blue & White clarification, no reason to rule coalition agreement or any of its clauses should be invalidated.Mordechai Sones, 5/5/2020, 8:21 PM
AG: Netanyahu may form government

AG: Netanyahu may form government

Mandelblit says difficulties raised in petition against coalition deal do not constitute sufficient grounds for judicial intervention.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 2:54 PM
A-G approves making Tomb of the Patriarchs accessible

A-G approves making Tomb of the Patriarchs accessible

Attorney General Mandelblit approves plan to make Hevron holy site accessible to the disabled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2020, 5:46 PM
Edelstein: My conscience will not let me fulfill court order

Edelstein: My conscience will not let me fulfill court order

Outgoing Knesset Speaker refuses to carry out Supreme Court order to convene vote on his successor after announcing his resignation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2020, 5:16 PM
INTO THE FRAY: Why Netanyahu must not step down

INTO THE FRAY: Why Netanyahu must not step down

In stark contrast to Netanyahu, Ehud Olmert was indicted on existing interpretation of the law, no “creative” precedents were needed to prosecute him, there were no claims of selective prosecution, or allegations of police investigatory misconduct.Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/20/2020, 9:59 AM
Justice Minister Ohana shows his mettle

Justice Minister Ohana shows his mettle

Justice Minister Ohana came down hard on a staff member who agreed to address an organization that has given awards to those who act against Israel. Is this a sign of things to come? Sheri Oz, 3/6/2020, 12:06 AM
Shaked: Attorney General Mandelblit won't block annexation in Judea and Samaria

Shaked: Attorney General Mandelblit won't block annexation in Judea and Samaria

AG won't block annexation of parts of Judea and Samaria, Shaked believes, adding that fears of Arab reprisals are overblown.Hezki Baruch, 1/29/2020, 9:40 AM
A-G: Annexation? We must maintain restraint

A-G: Annexation? We must maintain restraint

Attorney General Mandelblit commented on the possibility of Israel annexing areas of Judea and Samaria in accordance with Trump plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 6:41 AM
Bribes, fraud, and breach of trust: Netanyahu indictment submitted to Jerusalem court

Bribes, fraud, and breach of trust: Netanyahu indictment submitted to Jerusalem court

AG Mandelblit submits indictments against PM Netanyahu to court, paving the way for trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2020, 1:59 PM
A-G: Yazbak can run for the Knesset

A-G: Yazbak can run for the Knesset

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit says Balad MK can run for the Knesset after she clarified she didn't call for violence against soldiers.Elad Benari, 1/28/2020, 12:19 AM
A-G demands explanations from MK Yazbak

A-G demands explanations from MK Yazbak

Attorney General asks Joint List MK to explain statement she made from which support for harm to IDF soldiers may be implied.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2020, 4:28 AM
AG Mandelblit: Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds by removing pro-family ads

AG Mandelblit: Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds by removing pro-family ads

AG Avichai Mandelblit says Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds when removing 'anti-LGBT' signs ahead of 2019 'Pride Parade.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 12:21 PM
AG: International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction in Israel

AG: International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction in Israel

Israel's Attorney General rules that the ICC in The Hague has no jurisdiction to rule on legality of Israeli 'settlements' in Judea, SamariaArutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2019, 2:31 PM
Mandelblit: 'No point' in forcing PM to resign

Mandelblit: 'No point' in forcing PM to resign

A-G responds to petition to force Netanyahu to resign, says such a move impossible while transition government continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2019, 10:05 AM
'Something rotten in how judiciary handled PM's investigations'

'Something rotten in how judiciary handled PM's investigations'

Zionist watchdog Im Tirtuz calls for disciplinary actions against State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2019, 11:07 AM
INTO THE FRAY: Israel's legal establishment - merited mistrust? 

INTO THE FRAY: Israel's legal establishment - merited mistrust? 

To “anyone but a rabid “Bibiphobe”, the Netanyahu indictments appear transparently contrived, indeed, a thinly veiled attempt at a legalistic coup, creating a sense of unease that Israel’s legal establishment is being exploited for political ends. Dr. Martin Sherman, 12/1/2019, 7:56 AM
Cutting through all the nonsense after the indictments

Cutting through all the nonsense after the indictments

The charges on which Netanyahu has been indicted are absolutely non-indictable in a democracy like the United States. Major legal scholars like Prof. Alan Dershowitz, Nathan Lewin, and Prof. Avi Bell have laid it out so clearly — and so often. Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 11/29/2019, 12:36 PM
So this is Netanyahu's reward?

So this is Netanyahu's reward?

When things look too good, worry. We had barely begun to rejoice over Trump's decision on Judea and Samaria when the the Attorney General dropped a bomb on Netanyahu. Jack Engelhard, 11/26/2019, 11:50 PM
Mandelblit: Prosecutor's Office not in conflict with Netanyahu

Mandelblit: Prosecutor's Office not in conflict with Netanyahu

A-G: Unacceptable that state attorneys forced to go around with security guards because of Netanyahu investigations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 7:10 PM
50 attorneys call on AG to reject anarchists' request

50 attorneys call on AG to reject anarchists' request

Attorneys urge Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit to reject request from anarchists accused of organizing riots against IDF forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 10:34 AM
Attorney General: PM not required to step down

Attorney General: PM not required to step down

A-G states no legal basis to force PM out of office despite indictments for fraud, bribery, and breach of trust.Gary Willig, 11/25/2019, 7:57 PM
Mandelblit expected to permit Netanyahu to continue as PM

Mandelblit expected to permit Netanyahu to continue as PM

Attorney General expected to decide that Binyamin Netanyahu can continue to serve as Prime Minister after indictments were filed.Elad Benari, 11/25/2019, 12:02 AM
AG forms team to probe legal queries in wake of PM's indictment

AG forms team to probe legal queries in wake of PM's indictment

The Movement for the Quality of Gov't is the first to petition the Supreme Court to force the PM to resign and others are sure to follow.Sara Rubenstein, 11/24/2019, 6:09 PM
Israel's attorney general, a Netanyahu appointee, turns accuser

Israel's attorney general, a Netanyahu appointee, turns accuser

Avichai Mandelblit is the first attorney general in Israeli history to indict a serving premier.AFP/ Michael Blum, 11/23/2019, 7:59 PM
New poll shows New Right would win six seats

New poll shows New Right would win six seats

Most Israelis believe Netanyahu cannot continue as PM, but 35% believe he can.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2019, 7:15 PM
'The Attorney General is honest and acted professionally'

'The Attorney General is honest and acted professionally'

Ayelet Shaked defends Attorney General after Netanyahu indicted. 'Even if we don't agree with the decision, it was handled professionally.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2019, 12:18 PM
Really, just a shame how some Israelis consume the best of our own

Really, just a shame how some Israelis consume the best of our own

The indictments, clearly anticipated, are the result of cynical politicians, despicable prosecutors who do not have the basic professionalism to reschedule a family vacation at a moment of historical import, and a holier-than-thou justice system.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 11/22/2019, 10:00 AM
Indictment fever, Trump to Netanyahu

Indictment fever, Trump to Netanyahu

Prof. Alan Dershowitz wrote that the case against Netanyahu is spurious, so never mind the Leftist lawyerly talk. It is the same thing, with the same intention - to bring down a leader. Jack Engelhard, 11/22/2019, 6:11 AM
Israel v. Netanyahu - the full indictment

Israel v. Netanyahu - the full indictment

A-G decides to indict Netanyahu for offenses of taking a bribe, breach of trust in Case 4000, and breach of trust in Cases 1000 and 2000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2019, 12:36 AM
Mandelblit: A sad day for Israel and for me'

Mandelblit: A sad day for Israel and for me'

A-G explains 'difficult' deicison to indict sitting Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.Gary Willig, 11/21/2019, 7:33 PM
Netanyahu charged with bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Netanyahu charged with bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Mandelblit decides to prosecute the PM for bribery in Case 4000, and fraud and breach of trust in Cases 1000 and 2000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 6:32 PM
Mandelblit to make announcement on Netanyahu indictments tonight

Mandelblit to make announcement on Netanyahu indictments tonight

Attorney General to speak to press at 7:30 Israel time after making decision on whether to indict PM Netanyahu.Gary Willig, 11/21/2019, 5:12 PM
A-G reaches decision on Netanyahu's cases

A-G reaches decision on Netanyahu's cases

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit could publish decision on indictments in Netanyahu's cases as soon as Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 2:03 AM
A-G requests additional checks in Case 4000

A-G requests additional checks in Case 4000

Report: Mandelblit asked to re-examine publications on Walla! website and correspondence between PM's associates and the site's owner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2019, 12:19 AM
The improper conducting of the Netanyahu investigation

The improper conducting of the Netanyahu investigation

Leaking information from an investigation is a criminal act that harms the essence of due process. So why has it not been stopped from happening throughout the Netanyahu investigations? Nachi Eyal, Legal Forum, 11/3/2019, 2:43 PM
INTO THE FRAY: Democracy devoid of the demos?

INTO THE FRAY: Democracy devoid of the demos?

Former Justice Minister, the late ‘Tommy’ Lapid: “…the legal system in Israel is being undermined by an over-zealous State Prosecutor’s Office, that is losing esteem and credibility with each additional trial…”Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/1/2019, 7:52 AM
Final day of PM's pre-election hearing ends

Final day of PM's pre-election hearing ends

PM's attorneys given until end of Sukkot to submit written summaries of their oral arguments before decision on indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 8:58 PM
Netanyahu faces key day in bid to remain Prime Minister

Netanyahu faces key day in bid to remain Prime Minister

First day of Netanyahu's pre-indictment hearings set for Wednesday, as Prime Minister mulls returning mandate to form government.Mike Smith, AFP, 10/2/2019, 7:07 AM