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Israel Hayom donates NIS 50,000 to charities chosen by Gantz

Israel Hayom donates NIS 50,000 to charities chosen by Gantz

A settlement was reached in libel suit brought against Israel Hayom by Blue and White chairman Benny Gantz.Sara Rubenstein, 24/11/2019 22:05
Yair Netanyahu wins libel suit against left-wing activist

Yair Netanyahu wins libel suit against left-wing activist

Aybee Binyamin was ordered to pay compensation of NIS 20,000 plus NIS 7,500 in legal fees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2019 18:10
MK Miri Regev's million shekel libel suit rejected by court

MK Miri Regev's million shekel libel suit rejected by court

Sports and Culture Minister Miri Regev is ordered to pay the defendants' legal fees of NIS 25,000.Sara Rubenstein, 04/07/2019 20:14
Gantz demands 500,000 shekels from accuser

Gantz demands 500,000 shekels from accuser

Blue and White leader Benny Gantz sues woman who accused him of sexual misconduct, saying her story was coordinated with opposing parties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/02/2019 18:02
Arab MK sues TV host over 'terrorist' comments

Arab MK sues TV host over 'terrorist' comments

Meretz MK Issawi Frej sues TV host Eyal Berkowitz for calling Arab MKs 'terrorists', 'haters of Israel'.Gary Willig, 19/08/2018 18:10
Kish: Hearing on libelous complaints to go forward

Kish: Hearing on libelous complaints to go forward

MK Yoav Kish announces expanding committee powers to discuss phenomenon of false complaints.Mordechai Sones, 04/07/2017 19:53
Knesset Legal Advisor forbids hearing on false complaints

Knesset Legal Advisor forbids hearing on false complaints

In highly unusual move, Legal Advisor forbids committee to discuss libels against men.Mordechai Sones, 04/07/2017 18:15
WHO condemnation of Israel based on open PA lies

WHO condemnation of Israel based on open PA lies

Investigation reveals singling out of Israel as only 'human rights violator' was based on PA report full of spurious claims, faked photos.Ari Yashar, 29/05/2016 18:24
Livni accused of libeling three judges

Livni accused of libeling three judges

As Justice Minister, she helped spread a false claim that the male judges had humiliated a rape victim.Gil Ronen, 17/03/2016 20:16
Volunteer cop gets award after journalist's insult

Volunteer cop gets award after journalist's insult

A volunteer police officer who didn't appreciate being called out for his alleged unfairness in the local media is to get NIS 25,000.Moshe Cohen, 29/11/2015 21:48
Libel: PA Blames 'Jewish Terrorist' for 1969 Arson

Libel: PA Blames 'Jewish Terrorist' for 1969 Arson

Arson attack on the Al-Aqsa Mosque by Christian Australian man suddenly the 'work of the occupation' in latest libel.Tova Dvorin, 04/09/2015 17:34
Arabs Name 'Arsonist' - but He's in Jail

Arabs Name 'Arsonist' - but He's in Jail

Arabs claim they found the arsonist from Duma - except he has been in jail since last December; family plans to sue over dangerous framing.Ari Yashar, 03/08/2015 13:00
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
PA Libel: Israel Poisons Palestinian Prisoners

PA Libel: Israel Poisons Palestinian Prisoners

As part of its continuous incitement against Israel, PA media claims Israel conducts medical experiments on Palestinian prisoners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2015 06:13
Bennett to Journalists: Stop the Lies, Or I Sue

Bennett to Journalists: Stop the Lies, Or I Sue

Economics Minister Naftali Bennett has been portrayed in the media in numerous ways – mostly negative – and he has had enough of it.Yaakov Levi , 08/02/2015 19:21
'Shape-Shifting' Jews Blamed for Paris Attacks

'Shape-Shifting' Jews Blamed for Paris Attacks

Paris attacks designed to make Muslims 'look bad,' some Parisian Muslims state to international media.Tova Dvorin, 14/01/2015 13:59
Nationalist Attorney Sues TV Station For Libel

Nationalist Attorney Sues TV Station For Libel

Itamar Ben-Gvir demands 100,000 shekel compensation after being libeled on TV show as 'guiding youth to price tag crime.'Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 03/09/2014 17:42
Far-Left 'Rabbis' Group 'Fabricated Attack'

Far-Left 'Rabbis' Group 'Fabricated Attack'

Rabbis for Human Rights caught lying about olive tree branches cut down in Samaria Arab village by Esh Kodesh residents.Ari Yashar, 13/01/2014 14:32
Law Would Prevent "Jenin, Jenin" Syndrome

Law Would Prevent "Jenin, Jenin" Syndrome

The Ministerial Law Committee approved a law that would allow filing complaints against those who disseminated lies about IDF soldiersDavid Lev, 06/05/2013 19:00
Official: Israel Planning to Build Holy Temple

Official: Israel Planning to Build Holy Temple

"The construction of the false Temple on the Temple Mount is closer than ever before," claims an official with the Al-Aqsa Mosque.Elad Benari, 09/01/2013 04:13
PA Libel: Israel Using Chemicals to Erode Al-Aqsa

PA Libel: Israel Using Chemicals to Erode Al-Aqsa

A news story on PA TV accused Israel of using chemicals to erode the foundations of Al-Aqsa Mosque in order to cause it to collapse.Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/08/2012 16:05
Video: National Victory, Blow to Arab Propaganda

Video: National Victory, Blow to Arab Propaganda

Prime Minister: The al-Dura case is a victory for justice and truth - Israel's victory over Arab propaganda's long tale of lies.Rachel Hirshfeld, 19/02/2012 15:15
Bill Passes First Reading to Raise Libel Fine

Bill Passes First Reading to Raise Libel Fine

A new bill to drastically raise the penalty for written slander -- libel -- has passed its first reading in a Knesset committee.Chana Ya'ar, 10/10/2011 22:09
Change in Libel Law?

Change in Libel Law?

A law proposed by MK Yaakov Katz would make it possible for groups, not just individuals, to sue for libel.Gil Ronen, 11/07/2011 14:29
Eli Security Saves Arab Groves

Eli Security Saves Arab Groves

Jewish security officers from Eli saved an Arab olive grove that Arabs, left-wing activists set ablaze in an attempt to libel local Jews.Gabe Kahn., 15/06/2011 01:15
Again: 'Jewish Arson' Libel

Again: 'Jewish Arson' Libel

Arab libel regarding supposed Jewish attacks on their trees spread worldwide by French agency. Gil Ronen, 15/11/2010 18:24
IDF Guards Arab Farmers

IDF Guards Arab Farmers

IDF soldiers sent to guard Arab farmers. Jews: We're the ones who need protection. Israel News staff, 15/10/2010 11:15
Arab Libel in Battle for J'lem

Arab Libel in Battle for J'lem

Arab residents of Jerusalem neighborhood falsely accuse Jewish men of beating Arab women; Jews say libel is an attempt to force them to leave.Maayana Miskin, 18/08/2010 18:02
New Libel: Biased Traffic Lights

New Libel: Biased Traffic Lights

The widely-respected British Economist has come up with a new anti-Israel libel: Jerusalem traffic lights are timed to discriminate against Arabs.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/05/2010 17:02
Arutz 7 Wins $33,000 Libel Suit

Arutz 7 Wins $33,000 Libel Suit

A court has awarded Arutz 7 $33,000 for libel and financial injury caused by Border Police for breaking a journalist’s camera and spreading lies.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 24/12/2009 10:24
‘Peace House’ Libel Exposed

‘Peace House’ Libel Exposed

2008: Police charged Jews with acid attack durng Peace House expulsion. 2009: No evidence and no charges filed. Another libel?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 15/12/2009 14:15
'Organs Libel' Writer in Israel

'Organs Libel' Writer in Israel

Swedish 'Organs Libel' journalist Bostrom is greeted with jeers; Dimona Conference loses funding for allowing him to speak.Maayana Miskin, 01/11/2009 13:29
New Libel: Jewish Snake Attack

New Libel: Jewish Snake Attack

Among the latest anti-Israel libels from the PA is a new accusation – Israelis wield attack snakes to harm innocent Arabs.Maayana Miskin, 07/09/2009 07:09
Govt to Fight Back Against Libel

Govt to Fight Back Against Libel

Government Press Office head Danny Seaman warns that Israel will no longer put up with unprofessional reporting that slanders the state.Aaron Deutch, IsraelNN TV staff, 20/08/2009 20:15