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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, 08/05/2020 15:25
Bennett, Shaked take on Supreme Court

Bennett, Shaked take on Supreme Court

Jewish Home ministers plan constitutional reforms to end Supreme Court activism and judicial supremacy, restore Knesset authority.David Rosenberg, 14/09/2017 21:55
MK Shaked Vows to Check Courts' Power

MK Shaked Vows to Check Courts' Power

The judicial branch has more power than the executive and legislative ones, complains Jewish Home MK.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 04/12/2014 21:48
'It is Impossible to Have a Bi-National State'

'It is Impossible to Have a Bi-National State'

PM vows to defend 'the right to settle in the Land of Israel' in new Basic Law to make Israel a Jewish nation-state.Tova Dvorin, 04/05/2014 13:02
Referendum Law Becomes Basic Law

Referendum Law Becomes Basic Law

Law does not directly apply to Judea and Samaria, but could impact 'land swap' proposals.Tova Dvorin, 12/03/2014 20:02
Referendum Law Approved for Second, Third Readings

Referendum Law Approved for Second, Third Readings

Law which would require Knesset majority approval to give away land is a step closer to becoming a Basic Law.Tova Dvorin, 12/02/2014 17:39
Basic Laws in the Jewish State

Basic Laws in the Jewish State

The time has come to deal with the issue of the Jewish character of the State of Israel, and to regulate the fundamental principles underlying the status-quo in legislation, now that close to 40 MK's are religiously observant.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 10/02/2013 06:57
Danon vs. Zoabi: Battle Continues with ‘Zoabi Law’

Danon vs. Zoabi: Battle Continues with ‘Zoabi Law’

MK Danny Danon presents Knesset bill, which would have kept MK Hanin Zoabi out of parliament.Maayana Miskin, 06/02/2013 12:09
Young Likud Calls for Zoabi's Censure

Young Likud Calls for Zoabi's Censure

Leaders from the Young Likud asked Speaker Reuven Rivlin to censure MK Hanin Zoabi and others who abuse their freedoms to harm the state.Gabe Kahn., 02/03/2012 16:00
Regev: Jews Can Live Anywhere in Israel!

Regev: Jews Can Live Anywhere in Israel!

Nationalist MKs are calling a proposal by MK Ahmad Tibi that would ban Yesha residents from the Supreme Court 'perverse.'Gabe Kahn., 23/11/2011 22:30