The State Attorney’s Office objected to Katsav’s request, arguing that the night restriction is a standard condition for prisoners convicted of sexual offenses and that there is no justification for special leniency.
One thing is clear – the next group of Jewish visitors on the Temple Mount must send us the video of their proud A cappella of Reb Shlomo Carlebach's classic...
"This is a real earthquake, the prosecution is standing in front of the court and in fact admits – an investigation has been carried out here which led the defendants to turn over statements and confessions that were not voluntary as required by law."
IDF Sgt. Netanel Kahalani, 20, and IDF Capt. Ziv Daos, 21, were both killed in the attack and two other soldiers were very seriously injured.
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Habayit Hayehudi) and Supreme Court President Esther Hayut could have fired the unethical judge on the spot, but preferred to allow a fellow judge decide her fate, to keep it in the family.
The impetus for the meeting came from Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit, who requested the heads of the two branches of government study the proposed dramatic change in the country's legal system.
Bennett: "While the government is holding talks, the situation on the ground is only getting worse."
At issue are three coalition proposals to curb the ability of the High Court of Justice to overturn laws.
Bereaved Israeli Families Decry Court Sanctioned Combined Jewish, ‘Palestinian,’ Memorial Ceremonies
This is the joint ceremony's 13th consecutive year. It is organized by Combatants for Peace and the Israeli-Palestinian Bereaved Families Forum.
According to the British system, in the event that the Supreme Court identifies a conflict between a law passed by Parliament and the UK precedent laws, it draws the attention of Parliament to the contradiction and asks it to remedy.
Today, on the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day – Judges of the Israel Defense Forces do not recognize the attempted murder of a Jewish woman merely because of her Jewishness.
"When we (realized we were) out of options, we went for a deal that would be good for our next generation.”
Bennett is demanding that the ministerial committee convene this week, claiming that if the issue is postponed until after Independence Day it would evaporate for lack of public interest.
Should the platform not be dismantled, the magnificent Robinson's Arch archaeological site would be destroyed, making "its very exposure a source of eternal lamentations."
Without issuing a comment, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear the case, thereby leaving the lower court ruling standing.
The Netanyahu government and all the Israeli governments before it, are in a Catch 22 bind.
El Al noted that it had contacted the International Civil Aviation Organization demanding to allow the Israeli carrier to fly over Saudi territory on its way to and from India, arguing unfair practices.
Honenu filed 24 complaints against the police last year, nine of which were accepted, one rejected and the rest are still pending.
“We felt a bit bad that our security guards who protected us, they got in trouble... It’s too bad they didn’t do that to the terrorists who hit us and who threatened our lives."
Two Arabs from the village of Qabatiya near Jenin were convicted Sunday for the murder of Reuven Shmerling.
Poznansky-Katz will now be tried in a special disciplinary court on “highly inappropriate” communications she conducted with a state prosecutor.
Ahed Tamimi and her mother were sentenced to serve eight months in prison; her cousin was sentenced to serve 16 days.
Following a Regavim petition against Bedouin councils which never collected property taxes, the High Court rules if there is no collection by August, a parallel amount will be deducted from the councils' state funds.
Two of the detainees were released after questioning. The Jerusalem Magistrates Court ordered the other six suspects released to house arrest following their arraignment on Tuesday.
"Construction of a school on a protected archaeological site, with EU funding, is a gross and blatant violation of the High Court's decision, as well as a violation of the European Convention on the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage."