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Goldin family has tough questions

Goldin family has tough questions

Adv. Aviad HaCohen raises number of questions about State Attorney's Office clarification regarding transferring vaccines to PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2021 20:30
'State Attorney's Office hiding opinion on regulating outposts in Judea and Samaria'

'State Attorney's Office hiding opinion on regulating outposts in Judea and Samaria'

Yesha leader fed up with endless procrastination in legalizing outposts; requests met with quibbling and foot-dragging. Now he's quittingShimon Cohen, 22/06/2020 19:02
Is the State Attorney hiding a secret agreement with Jordan about the Temple Mount?

Is the State Attorney hiding a secret agreement with Jordan about the Temple Mount?

State Attorney's Office asks High Court for unilateral closed door hearing on whether Israel has agreement with Jordan about Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2020 13:41
Case closed: Breaking the Silence spokesman lied

Case closed: Breaking the Silence spokesman lied

Anti-IDF spokesman's claim that he had beaten Arab suspect proven false during investigation into the alleged crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2017 17:36
'State Attorney's Office is a branch of the Jewish Home party'

'State Attorney's Office is a branch of the Jewish Home party'

Haaretz slams Justice Minister for dictating her positions on Judea and Samaria to them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2017 09:59
25% of petitions to Supreme Court relate to Judea and Samaria

25% of petitions to Supreme Court relate to Judea and Samaria

In 87% of all cases sides come to an agreement on their own, without court intervention.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 18/09/2017 08:53
Breaking the Silence: We need anonymous sources

Breaking the Silence: We need anonymous sources

Radical leftists' lawyer says protection of sources is 'to be or not to be' issue; state attorney seeks transparency on anti-Israel claims.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 22/05/2016 15:56
Prosecution changes rules on women who lie

Prosecution changes rules on women who lie

After 12-year battle by activists, Prosecution changes instruction giving women a free pass to file false charges.Gil Ronen, 23/03/2016 19:23
Sex crimes: Prosecution sees collective male guilt

Sex crimes: Prosecution sees collective male guilt

With false accusations in the headlines, a new Israeli study says 15% to 40% of rape complaints are lies, claims Prosecution bias.Gil Ronen, 21/03/2016 09:45
State demands harsher punishment for ISIS Israeli

State demands harsher punishment for ISIS Israeli

After court gives Arab citizen 3.5 year wrist slap for fighting for ISIS and returning, state petitions warning of clear and present danger.Uzi Baruch, 09/12/2015 14:18
Leftist Attempt to Expel Jewish Village Backfires

Leftist Attempt to Expel Jewish Village Backfires

In response to radical leftist petition, state attorney clarifies Adei Ad on state land and actions being taken to clarify legal status.Menachem Shwartz, 30/09/2015 17:17
Case Dropped on Leftist Calling 'Death to Marzel'

Case Dropped on Leftist Calling 'Death to Marzel'

Attorney Ben-Gvir petitions state attorney decision to ignore murder incitement, notes right-wingers arrested in similar situations.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 28/05/2015 22:06
State Defends Hareidi Draft Amid Legal Battle

State Defends Hareidi Draft Amid Legal Battle

Three petitions submitted to the High Court provoke firm state response: the draft law is here to stay.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 06/10/2014 17:18
State Legal Expert: Infiltrators Are Not Refugees

State Legal Expert: Infiltrators Are Not Refugees

Top State Attorney's Office official debunks myths about infiltrators, denounces 'institutionalized smuggling business.'Tova Dvorin, 03/06/2014 10:39
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
Livni: Lay Off the Prosecution

Livni: Lay Off the Prosecution

Justice Minister rejects criticism of the prosecution in the wake of the acquittal of MK Avigdor Lieberman.Elad Benari, 07/11/2013 03:13
State Reaches Plea Bargain with Samaria 'Spies'

State Reaches Plea Bargain with Samaria 'Spies'

Five Samaria residents who were charged with espionage will serve minor sentences because no evidence was found against them.Elad Benari, 27/12/2012 01:14
State Asks Court for Extension of Ulpana 'Sawing'

State Asks Court for Extension of Ulpana 'Sawing'

State Attorney’s Office asks the Supreme Court to postpone the deadline for the sawing of the homes of the Ulpana neighborhood in Beit El.Elad Benari, 09/11/2012 06:16
5,000 Jews from 40 Countries: Don't Evict Migron

5,000 Jews from 40 Countries: Don't Evict Migron

MK Eldad presents petition to Prime Minister, says State Attorney's Office is acting like "a state within a state."Gil Ronen, 07/08/2012 21:53
Justice Ministry 'Subversive,' Says Legal NGO

Justice Ministry 'Subversive,' Says Legal NGO

Legal Forum for the Land of Israel says if A-G can't keep his politics out of his work, he should resign.Gil Ronen, 27/07/2012 15:16
Givat Assaf Demolition: State Asks for More Time

Givat Assaf Demolition: State Asks for More Time

State Attorney asks High Court for 7 months to let new Ministerial Committee decide on construction policy.Gil Ronen, 22/06/2012 12:01
Rav Ronsky: Give 'Em Hell in Beit El

Rav Ronsky: Give 'Em Hell in Beit El

Former Chief Military Rabbi wants large scale passive resistance, says "rules of the game have changed" since 2005.Gil Ronen, 13/06/2012 20:25