Constitution Law And Justice Committee

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Transparency revolution in Knesset deliberations

Transparency revolution in Knesset deliberations

Guests and participants in committee deliberations will identify themselves through a card reader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2016 17:40
'Haredim, Ethiopians more likely to be arrested'

'Haredim, Ethiopians more likely to be arrested'

MK Uri Maklev tells committee police already abuse their power, 'they cannot do whatever they want to citizens.'Haim Lev, 26/01/2016 08:42
State detaining Jewish youths 'out of laziness'

State detaining Jewish youths 'out of laziness'

Meir Ettinger's attorney slams legal system for 'bypass road' without evidence, trial; civil rights activist urges end to draconian tool.Hezki Baruch, 15/12/2015 18:17
Extensive Counterterrorism Bill Passes 1st Reading

Extensive Counterterrorism Bill Passes 1st Reading

Harsher jail sentences and broader definition of terror stipulated in bill that collects all existing counterterrorism legislation one law.Cynthia Blank, 03/09/2015 11:05
Livni Request Against Settlement Division Rejected

Livni Request Against Settlement Division Rejected

Leftists Galon and Livni initiative to limit WZO division for Judea and Samaria blocked by Knesset Committee.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 19/03/2014 11:40
Bill To Raise Knesset Threshold Passes Readings

Bill To Raise Knesset Threshold Passes Readings

Second and third readings pass proposals to raise threshold, reduce ministers, change vote of no-confidence.Ari Yashar, 03/03/2014 13:39
Knesset Committee to Discuss Applying Levy Report

Knesset Committee to Discuss Applying Levy Report

2012 report found Israeli presence in Judea and Samaria to be legal according to international law, called for continued settlement.Ari Yashar, 26/11/2013 20:33
US Legal Tools to Fight Anti-Jewish Discrimination

US Legal Tools to Fight Anti-Jewish Discrimination

Interview with Kenneth L. Marcus, Pres. of the Louis Brandeis Center for Human Rights under Law" "The key to the use of Title VI is that it prohibits discrimination in federally funded programs on the basis of race, color or national origin."Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 25/11/2013 08:12
Livni: 'Jewish State' Second to Democracy

Livni: 'Jewish State' Second to Democracy

Justice Minister calls to override religious disagreement to create a constitution.Maayana Miskin, 12/06/2013 13:58