Knesset Ethics Committee

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Knesset Speaker suspends David Bitan from chairing discussions

Knesset Speaker suspends David Bitan from chairing discussions

Ethics Committee to discuss the conduct of MKs Bitan, Smotrich and Kisch after they were documented misleading the Knesset Secretary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 06:35
Knesset committee 'severely reprimands' Zoabi

Knesset committee 'severely reprimands' Zoabi

Knesset Ethics Committee reprimands controversial MK for saying that civilians in Gaza were "murdered by soldiers."Ben Ariel, 19/12/2018 03:38
MK Hazan disciplined again

MK Hazan disciplined again

Knesset Ethics Committee removes MK Oren Hazan from Knesset plenum for 6 weeks following complaint by Defense Ministry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2018 19:49
Odeh suspended from Knesset for a week

Odeh suspended from Knesset for a week

Ethics Committee suspends Joint List MK over remarks against police officers in Haifa.Elad Benari, 03/07/2018 05:44
Meretz MK rebuked for comparing Likud MKs to Nazis

Meretz MK rebuked for comparing Likud MKs to Nazis

The Knesset Ethics Committee reprimands Meretz MK Tamar Zandberg for shouting at Likud MKs that they were 'friends with Nazis.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/03/2018 20:15
Left-wing MK files complaint against minister for mocking police

Left-wing MK files complaint against minister for mocking police

MK Yoel Hasson files Ethics Committee complaint against Miri Regev for comparing law enforcement officials to villains in Purim story.Tzvi Lev, 04/03/2018 18:40
Knesset Ethics Committee reprimands Hazan

Knesset Ethics Committee reprimands Hazan

Ethics Committee reprimands MK Oren Hazan following series of complaints that he used abusive language against his colleagues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2017 05:16
Minister seeks to ascend Temple Mount

Minister seeks to ascend Temple Mount

Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel submits request to police to ascend Temple Mount after Knesset Ethics Committee lifts ban on MKs at site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2017 21:20
Arab MK banned from Knesset

Arab MK banned from Knesset

Basel Ghattas, who has been accused of aiding Hamas terrorists, barred from entering Knesset for half a year.David Rosenberg, 02/01/2017 11:35
Minister appearing in TV promo 'out of line'

Minister appearing in TV promo 'out of line'

Culture Minister Miri Regev earns official rebuke from Ethics Committee for appearing on TV promoting show starring singer Eyal Golan.Hezki Baruch, 02/08/2016 19:14
Hazan: Proud to have caused the 'Zoabi commotion'

Hazan: Proud to have caused the 'Zoabi commotion'

MK Oren Hazan blasts Ethics Committee for reprimanding him and equating his behavior with MK Zoabi's anti-Israel comments.Hezki Baruch, 02/08/2016 02:15
Severe reprimand for Arab MK Hanin Zoabi

Severe reprimand for Arab MK Hanin Zoabi

Knesset Ethics Committee issues sanctions for conduct of MKs during plenum brouhaha following inflammatory comments by Hanin Zoabi.Hezki Baruch & Shai Landesman, 01/08/2016 21:18
Zoabi: I fear for my life

Zoabi: I fear for my life

MK Hanin Zoabi files official complaint with Ethics Committee against MK Nava Boker, claiming the latter's comments put her in danger.Shai Landesman, 26/07/2016 09:23
Liberman: Punishment to Arab MKs is a 'joke'

Liberman: Punishment to Arab MKs is a 'joke'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman says suspension of three Arab MKs who met families of terrorists will not deter them from repeating their actions.Elad Benari, 09/02/2016 05:43
Pro-terror Arab MKs suspended

Pro-terror Arab MKs suspended

Knesset Ethics Committee suspends Joint List MKs Zoabi and Ghattas for four months, Zahalka for two.Hezki Baruch, 08/02/2016 21:12
Oren Hazan suspended from Knesset for one month

Oren Hazan suspended from Knesset for one month

Following complaints against Hazan from fellow Knesset members, Knesset Ethics Committee sanctions freshman MK.Orly Harari, 02/12/2015 15:43
Jewish Home MK in Hot Water for 'Anti-Gay' Remarks

Jewish Home MK in Hot Water for 'Anti-Gay' Remarks

MKs from Left and Right rush to condemn Bezalel Smotrich, while Ometz files petition against him with Knesset Ethics Committee.Cynthia Blank, 16/08/2015 12:34
MKs Warned: Better Watch Your Mouths

MKs Warned: Better Watch Your Mouths

The Knesset Ethics Committee on Monday issued a warning to MKs: Watch your mouths, lest you be punished for 'mean talk'Moshe Cohen, 20/07/2015 18:23
Zoabi Appeals to High Court Over Ban

Zoabi Appeals to High Court Over Ban

MK Hanin Zoabi asks High Court to issue an injunction against the Ethics Committee’s decision to bar her from Knesset committees and plenum.Elad Benari, 08/10/2014 06:13
AG: 'No Grounds' for 'BibiTours' Investigation

AG: 'No Grounds' for 'BibiTours' Investigation

Criminal investigation into Prime Minister's travel expenses axed due to insufficient evidence; PMO has sued news site for libel.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 04/09/2014 22:15
Arab MK Crashes Meeting, Gets Off With Warning

Arab MK Crashes Meeting, Gets Off With Warning

Arab MK Zahalka gets off with tongue-lashing from Ethics Committee, after he and other Arab MKs disrupted committee meeting.Ari Yashar, 05/02/2014 15:02
Tibi Temporarily Suspended

Tibi Temporarily Suspended

Ethics Committee decides to suspend Ahmed Tibi from chairing any Knesset debates, but only for one week.Elad Benari, 24/07/2013 02:16