Shai Nitzan

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'A person's legal fate is not determined at the ballot box'

'A person's legal fate is not determined at the ballot box'

Outgoing State Attorney denies framing Netanyahu.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2019 04:41
'Every demolition of a terrorist's home costs me heavily'

'Every demolition of a terrorist's home costs me heavily'

Outgoing State Attorney on demolition of terrorists' homes: "We support it because there's no choice."Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/12/2019 02:44
'Something rotten in how judiciary handled PM's investigations'

'Something rotten in how judiciary handled PM's investigations'

Zionist watchdog Im Tirtuz calls for disciplinary actions against State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2019 11:07
INTO THE FRAY: Israel's legal establishment - merited mistrust? 

INTO THE FRAY: Israel's legal establishment - merited mistrust? 

To “anyone but a rabid “Bibiphobe”, the Netanyahu indictments appear transparently contrived, indeed, a thinly veiled attempt at a legalistic coup, creating a sense of unease that Israel’s legal establishment is being exploited for political ends. Dr. Martin Sherman, 01/12/2019 07:56
Mandelblit: Prosecutor's Office not in conflict with Netanyahu

Mandelblit: Prosecutor's Office not in conflict with Netanyahu

A-G: Unacceptable that state attorneys forced to go around with security guards because of Netanyahu investigations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2019 19:10
Indictment fever, Trump to Netanyahu

Indictment fever, Trump to Netanyahu

Prof. Alan Dershowitz wrote that the case against Netanyahu is spurious, so never mind the Leftist lawyerly talk. It is the same thing, with the same intention - to bring down a leader. Jack Engelhard, 22/11/2019 06:11
Aryeh Deri to be indicted?

Aryeh Deri to be indicted?

State Attorney recommends Interior Minister Aryeh Deri be indicted on corruption charges, urging AG to file indictment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2019 23:01
State Prosecutor: Nothing will deter us

State Prosecutor: Nothing will deter us

State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan insists Attorney General made professional decision, was not influenced by elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/03/2019 18:03
State Prosecutor should recuse himself from judicial scandal

State Prosecutor should recuse himself from judicial scandal

Official says Shai Nitzan should recuse himself from case involving sexual bribery claims over hostile relationship with central detainee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2019 17:06
Report: State Prosecutor in favor of indicting Prime Minister

Report: State Prosecutor in favor of indicting Prime Minister

State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan reportedly believes PM should be charged with bribery in Cases 2000 and 4000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/12/2018 22:12
No criminal investigation against Olmert

No criminal investigation against Olmert

State Prosecutor won't launch criminal investigation against former PM over possession of classified documents.Elad Benari, 31/01/2018 04:37
Comparing IDF recruitment to Auschwitz: Not criminal

Comparing IDF recruitment to Auschwitz: Not criminal

State Prosecutor says no incitement investigation into booklet telling haredi students IDF recruitment office is like Nazi death camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2017 20:16
'Netanyahu's investigation will not last long'

'Netanyahu's investigation will not last long'

State Prosecutor says investigations against PM Netanyahu beginning to wrap up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2017 22:07
'Submarine Affair' upgraded to full criminal investigation

'Submarine Affair' upgraded to full criminal investigation

Attorney General upgrades probe into 'Submarine Affair' to full criminal probe. Suspects include PM's lawyer, not PM himself.Gary Willig, 27/02/2017 20:53
State Attorney refuses order to free Duma suspect?

State Attorney refuses order to free Duma suspect?

Honenu legal aid group says parents of suspect told by prison they got 'order from above' to breach court order, in 'illegal arrest.'Nitsan Keidar, 29/12/2015 19:41
Court: Man who threatened Nitzan not discriminated

Court: Man who threatened Nitzan not discriminated

District Court cancels ruling of discrimination in case of man who threatened State Attorney to show 'he only investigates nationalists.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 29/12/2015 18:01
State Attorney: We'll demolish Jewish homes, too

State Attorney: We'll demolish Jewish homes, too

The state will not hesitate to demolish the homes of Jews engaged in acts of terror, State Attorney Shai Nitzan insists.Yaakov Levi, 07/12/2015 22:13
Arab who held knife at soldiers 'wasn't terrorist'

Arab who held knife at soldiers 'wasn't terrorist'

State attorney's office rules Arab woman who shouted and approached security members with knife in Afula tried to commit suicide.Ido Ben-Porat, 28/10/2015 22:56
Knesset Urged to Act Against Leftist State Atty.

Knesset Urged to Act Against Leftist State Atty.

Honenu legal group presses MKs to follow up on ground-breaking court ruling against Shai Nitzan's 'scandalous' bias against the right.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 16/09/2014 18:56
Court Rules State Attorney Biased Against Right

Court Rules State Attorney Biased Against Right

Judge sides against 'scandalous' selective enforcement by Shai Nitzan, who ignored 'death to Jews,' 'castrate settlers' as incitement.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/09/2014 12:27
Livni Reminds Feiglin: You did Time for Incitement

Livni Reminds Feiglin: You did Time for Incitement

MK Feiglin criticized appointment of new State Attorney. Min. Livni told him: he is there because of people like you.Gil Ronen, 27/11/2013 22:32
Shai Nitzan Appointment Approved

Shai Nitzan Appointment Approved

Nitzan wins overwhelming support from ministers despite controversy over appointment as State Prosecutor.Maayana Miskin, 24/11/2013 14:50
Livni: Shai Nitzan Appointment Not One-Sided

Livni: Shai Nitzan Appointment Not One-Sided

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni rejects Ministers' claims that government rushed approval of Shai Nitzan; Bennett fires back with criticism.Tova Dvorin, 24/11/2013 13:55
Struk to Ministers: Don’t Be a Rubber Stamp

Struk to Ministers: Don’t Be a Rubber Stamp

MK Struk urges ministers to openly protest the back-room dealing she says led to Shai Nitzan’s appointment.Maayana Miskin, 20/11/2013 00:13
Are Ministers Afraid to Oppose Nitzan Appointment?

Are Ministers Afraid to Oppose Nitzan Appointment?

Quoting a disturbing radio report, MK says ministers fear facing trumped-up charges if they oppose Attorney General appointment.Gil Ronen, 19/11/2013 15:15
Nitzan Appointment: MKs Come Out Swinging

Nitzan Appointment: MKs Come Out Swinging

MK Feiglin: 'a leftist radical among radicals'; MK Struk: 'the government must wake up immediately!'Gil Ronen, 19/11/2013 09:34
Next State Attorney: Shai Nitzan

Next State Attorney: Shai Nitzan

Nitzan appointed to head Prosecution despite his perceived partisanship over Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2013 08:53
Nitzan Appointment ‘Shows Likud is Afraid to Lead'

Nitzan Appointment ‘Shows Likud is Afraid to Lead'

Govt. ignores concerns over Shai Nitzan’s history of discrimination, appoints him as deputy attorney general.Maayana Miskin, 09/09/2012 18:45
Replacement for Anti-Settler Attorney Named

Replacement for Anti-Settler Attorney Named

Attorney Eli Abarbanel to replace Deputy State Attorney for Special Assignments Shai Nitzan.Gil Ronen, 29/01/2012 17:52
‘Spies Who Are Not Spies are Treated Like Spies’

‘Spies Who Are Not Spies are Treated Like Spies’

The government withdrew charges that five youth tracking plans for expulsions were “spies" but still bans phone calls with family.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/01/2012 08:43
Settlers' Nemesis Leaving State Attorney's Office

Settlers' Nemesis Leaving State Attorney's Office

Deputy State Attorney Shai Nitzan, who hounded Judea and Samaria Jews, may seek post of Deputy A-G.Gil Ronen, 23/01/2012 10:48
Ruling: PM in SS Uniform Not Insulting

Ruling: PM in SS Uniform Not Insulting

Deputy State Attorney Shai Nitzan: It was not proven that the photomontage of Netanyahu in SS uniform harms his functioning.Elad Benari, 09/12/2011 04:38
Montage of Netanyahu as SS Man 'Not Incitement'

Montage of Netanyahu as SS Man 'Not Incitement'

Deputy State Attorney sees 'no criminal guilt' in graphic that appeared on leftist blog.Gil Ronen, 27/11/2011 20:55
Video-Incite Scandal Peters Out

Video-Incite Scandal Peters Out

MK Katz implies that the arrested video-inciter was an Avishai Raviv-type trap for the nationalist camp. Shabak denies having employed him.Hillel Fendel, 13/01/2011 12:41
Disband Leftist Justice Min.Team

Disband Leftist Justice Min.Team

NGOs meeting Attorney General to claim team headed by Shai Nitzan hounds Jewish communities.Gil Ronen, 07/07/2010 20:20