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Knesset committee votes to move forward on PM's immunity request

Knesset committee votes to move forward on PM's immunity request

Overruling Knesset Speaker, committee pushes forward with plans to rule on Prime Minister Netanyahu's request for parliamentary immunity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2020 13:54
Knesset Legal Advisor: PM's immunity request cannot be delayed

Knesset Legal Advisor: PM's immunity request cannot be delayed

The Speaker of the Knesset cannot block formation of committee needed to rule on Netanyahu's immunity request, Knesset's legal advisor rulesHezki Baruch, 12/01/2020 17:00
Avi Nissenkorn: 'PM Netanyahu requested parliamentary immunity from the current Knesset'

Avi Nissenkorn: 'PM Netanyahu requested parliamentary immunity from the current Knesset'

Blue and White's MK Nissenkorn says current Knesset has responsibility to discuss whether to grant PM Netanyahu immunity.103FM, 06/01/2020 14:24
MK Ghattas' immunity lifted

MK Ghattas' immunity lifted

MK Basel Ghattas agrees to have his parliamentary immunity lifted after admitting to smuggling cell phone to Hamas terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2016 19:11
Report: Ghattas to give up his immunity

Report: Ghattas to give up his immunity

Report says MK Basel Ghattas will give up his parliamentary immunity even before a Knesset discussion on the matter.Elad Benari, 22/12/2016 05:08
MKs banned from visiting security prisoners

MKs banned from visiting security prisoners

The Knesset House Committee voted, after heated debate, to ban the visits by MKs to security prisoners.Gary Willig, 20/12/2016 18:04
A-G: Zoabi Must Report for Questioning

A-G: Zoabi Must Report for Questioning

Parliamentary immunity for MKs does not include questioning by police, clarifies Attorney General.Elad Benari, 06/08/2014 04:16
Stern Declares: I’ll Face Rabbi Dov Lior in Court

Stern Declares: I’ll Face Rabbi Dov Lior in Court

MK Stern throws down the gauntlet, declares he will remove his immunity, allowing Rabbi Dov Lior to sue for slander over racism claims.Maayana Miskin, 03/11/2013 14:09