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Outgoing Justice Minister: Implement Levy Report

Outgoing Justice Minister: Implement Levy Report

Justice Minister Neeman responds to MK Strook’s challenge, agrees that government should implement ‘high-quality, objective’ Levy report.Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2013 22:17
MKs Grill Minister over Prisoner Suicide Rumors

MKs Grill Minister over Prisoner Suicide Rumors

Arab and left-wing MKs grill Justice Minister over rumors that state is covering up an Australian man’s suicide.Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2013 19:46
Peres Commutes Sentences of 7 Terrorists

Peres Commutes Sentences of 7 Terrorists

President Shimon Peres commutes the prison sentences of seven Israeli Arab terrorists who were sentenced to life before Oslo.Elad Benari, 28/08/2012 00:17
Knesset Speaker at Rav Elyashiv's Shiva

Knesset Speaker at Rav Elyashiv's Shiva

Rivlin: Rav Elyashiv supported the first Tal Law, wanted enlistment dispute to be solved amicably.Gil Ronen, 23/07/2012 11:24
Soon near Tel Aviv: Community Mausoleum Burial

Soon near Tel Aviv: Community Mausoleum Burial

Community mausoleum burial site to hold about 35,000 graves. Tel Aviv area cemeteries running out of space.Gil Ronen, 12/06/2012 11:45
IFCJ, New Israel Fund Sued by Divorced Fathers

IFCJ, New Israel Fund Sued by Divorced Fathers

Divorced Israeli fathers file multi-million dollar U.S. lawsuits against funds, Israeli government, women's groups.Gil Ronen, 10/05/2012 19:38
Gov't Kills Holocaust Denier Law

Gov't Kills Holocaust Denier Law

The government stopped a bill by MK Michael Ben Ari forbidding diplomatic contacts with 'Holocaust deniers,' which was left undefined.Gabe Kahn, 09/05/2012 21:09
Proposal: Knesset could Revive Laws Court Nixed

Proposal: Knesset could Revive Laws Court Nixed

Justice Ministry proposal lets Knesset re-legislate laws struck down by the courts with a 65-MK majority.Gil Ronen, 08/04/2012 19:40
Justice Minister: Kippah is the True Iron Dome

Justice Minister: Kippah is the True Iron Dome

Minister Ne'eman says Israel's main problem is not the rocket fire but hatred between Jews.Gil Ronen, 13/03/2012 10:12
Tax Authority Probes Justice Minister

Tax Authority Probes Justice Minister

Justice Minister Yaakov Neeman is expected to be summoned for a hearing to clarify his fianances for tax authorities.Gabe Kahn., 28/02/2012 21:15
Neeman Considering Easing Sentences

Neeman Considering Easing Sentences

Justice Minister Yaakov Neeman is considering easing the sentences Jewish prisoners, but is not acting to release them.Elad Benari, 09/11/2011 05:14
Protest Outside Neeman's Home

Protest Outside Neeman's Home

For the third time in less than two weeks, protesters demonstrate outside Justice Minister's home, demand Jewish prisoners be released.Elad Benari, 28/10/2011 00:14
'Discrimination cries to the high heavens'

'Discrimination cries to the high heavens'

Protesters outside the home of Justice Yaakov Neeman demand the release of Jewish security prisoners following the Shalit deal.A7 Staff, 24/10/2011 23:44
Second Protest Outside Neeman's Home

Second Protest Outside Neeman's Home

Family and friends of a Border Police officer serving a prison sentence for killing an Arab tell Justice Minister to release him.Elad Benari, 17/10/2011 10:12
Commotion Outside Justice Minister’s Home

Commotion Outside Justice Minister’s Home

Commotion breaks out when nationalists protest outside Minister Yaakov Neeman's home, demanding that Jewish prisoners be released.Elad Benari, 16/10/2011 03:29
'We Did Not Attack Ne'eman'

'We Did Not Attack Ne'eman'

Activist Itamar Ben Gvir speaks about the verbal exchange with Justice Minister Ya'akov Ne'eman in Hevron. "We simply rebuked him - on morality." Elad Benari, 04/07/2011 02:14
Ne’eman Under Guard

Ne’eman Under Guard

Stepped up security for Justice Minister after nationalists shouted at him at Cave of Patriarchs.Gil Ronen, 30/06/2011 18:51