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Zoabi: We must liberate Americans from Zionist lobby

Zoabi: We must liberate Americans from Zionist lobby

Anti-Zionist Arab MK calls for dissolution of Israel, establishment of binational state to replace it.JTA, 27/04/2018 09:32
Ethics Committee blocks Arab MKs' BDS-funded flight

Ethics Committee blocks Arab MKs' BDS-funded flight

Ethics Committee rules MKs may not travel as part of trips funded by pro-BDS organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2018 15:14
Arab MK provocation during Pence speech will pass unpunished

Arab MK provocation during Pence speech will pass unpunished

Ethics Committee decides no sanctions against Joint List members following conduct during speech by US Vice President.Mordechai Sones, 12/03/2018 18:20
Joint Arab List MK Ahmad Tibi reprimanded

Joint Arab List MK Ahmad Tibi reprimanded

Ethics Committee reprimands Tibi for visiting Temple Mount without police coordination and against Prime Minister's instructions.Mordechai Sones, 05/12/2017 18:14
Doctor takes selfie with anesthetized patient and uploads to net

Doctor takes selfie with anesthetized patient and uploads to net

Anesthesiologist publishes post with picture of him and patient as he inserts tube into trachea.Mordechai Sones, 16/08/2017 11:57
Politicization of academia

Politicization of academia

Minister Naftali Bennett rejects criticism from left on ethical code: 'Lecturer will not use position to promote political agenda.'Mordechai Sones, 11/06/2017 09:29
Rabbinate revokes rabbi's certification

Rabbinate revokes rabbi's certification

The ethics committee of Israel Chief Rabbinate revoked certification of Northern Israel rabbi after complaints of indecent behavior.Yoel Domb, 25/10/2016 19:59
'A black spot on the history of Israel'

'A black spot on the history of Israel'

The Zionist activist group 'Im Tirtzu' demands sanctioning MK Yousef Jabareen for visiting arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti at his jail cell.Ido ben Porat, 19/08/2016 09:58
Odeh reprimanded for branding Dichter a 'murderer'

Odeh reprimanded for branding Dichter a 'murderer'

Ethics Committee imposes light punishment on Arab MK who verbally attacked Likud's Dichter in a television interview.Hezki Baruch, 22/03/2016 04:16
Ethics Com: MKs not required to denounce terror

Ethics Com: MKs not required to denounce terror

Ethics Committee rejects complaint against extremist Arab MK Basel Ghattas for not denouncing terror attacks.Hezki Baruch, 14/01/2016 14:20
Knesset Ethics C'tee: No Steps Against 'Casino' MK

Knesset Ethics C'tee: No Steps Against 'Casino' MK

No sanctions will be slapped on MK Oren Hazan despite allegations of immoral activity before his election.Hezki Baruch, 22/07/2015 12:40
MK Ahmed Tibi Accused of Abusing Knesset Position

MK Ahmed Tibi Accused of Abusing Knesset Position

Ahmed Tibi rails against Culture Minister, accuses her of 'incitement' during Knesset debate.Hezki Baruch and Ari Yashar, 19/03/2014 18:24
Bayit Yehudi MK Complains Against Arab MK

Bayit Yehudi MK Complains Against Arab MK

MK Zevulun Kalfa files a complaint against MK Jamal Zahalka, who physically and verbally abused him during a stormy debate.Elad Benari, 05/11/2013 00:46
No Sanctions on Arab MK Who Denounced 'Apartheid'

No Sanctions on Arab MK Who Denounced 'Apartheid'

Knesset’s Ethics Committee decides not to sanction MK Jamal Zahalka despite his denouncing “Israeli apartheid”.Elad Benari, 20/06/2013 00:16
MK Not Sorry for Telling Leftists to Go to Gaza

MK Not Sorry for Telling Leftists to Go to Gaza

Reprimanded by Knesset's Ethics Committee, Ben Ari responds: "Whoever demonstrates against the IDF during a time of war is a traitor."Annie Lubin, 08/01/2013 14:59
MK Who Called Sudanese 'Cancer' won't be Punished

MK Who Called Sudanese 'Cancer' won't be Punished

Ethics Committee rejects complaints against MK Miri Regev and others who spoke harshly against infiltrators.Gil Ronen, 09/07/2012 11:59
Absent MKs Told to Explain Themselves

Absent MKs Told to Explain Themselves

Five MKs, ministers taken to task for absences from Knesset. Foreign Minister Lieberman fined.Maayana Miskin, 12/06/2012 16:54
Lieberman Dismisses Knesset Rebuke

Lieberman Dismisses Knesset Rebuke

FM Avigdor Lieberman says criticism from the Ethics Committee for calling to boycott a committee headed by Ahmed Tibi doesn't faze himGabe Kahn, 22/05/2012 17:48
Knesset Reprimands Tibi for Martyr's Day Speech

Knesset Reprimands Tibi for Martyr's Day Speech

Former Arafat aide MK Ahmed Tibi was given a 'severe reprimand' by the Knesset Ethics Committee for glorifying terrorism.Gabe Kahn., 05/03/2012 21:03
Labor, Kadima MKs Side with Tibi over Profanity

Labor, Kadima MKs Side with Tibi over Profanity

Ethics Committee bans MK Ahmed Tibi from assembly's minute-long speeches for a month.Gil Ronen, 07/02/2012 15:29
Ethics Complaint Against Zoabi

Ethics Complaint Against Zoabi

Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin has referred MK Hanin Zoabi to the Knesset Ethics Committee for assaulting an usher in the plenum Wednesday.Gabe Kahn., 14/07/2011 17:20
Knesset Defends Zoabi Decision

Knesset Defends Zoabi Decision

The Knesset defended stripping MK Hanin Zoabi of several privileges before Israel's High Court of Justice as "balanced and proportionate."Gabe Kahn., 22/06/2011 20:41
Wrist Slap For MK Tibi

Wrist Slap For MK Tibi

Knesset Ethics Committee settles for reprimanding MK Tibi for attending the Fatah-Hamas unity signing in Cairo and then meeting with Qaddafi.Gabe Kahn., 01/06/2011 19:49
‘Kosher’ Ethics for Ministry

‘Kosher’ Ethics for Ministry

The Interior Ministry is going kosher – ethically – by preparing a guideline to workers. Can preference be given to the handicapped?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 28/03/2011 12:49
MKs Who Curse Will be Fined

MKs Who Curse Will be Fined

A new set of guidelines for MK behavior, eight years in the making, will be brought for Knesset Ethics Committee approval in two weeks’ time.Hillel Fendel, 31/01/2011 12:12