Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau Dies 10 Days Shy of 100

In 2005, Morgenthau, 85 years of age, ran against a much younger challenge and a vigorous campaigner, former state court judge Leslie Crocker Snyder. Morgenthau won re-election with more than 99% of the vote.

Religious Man Sues McDonald’s for Demanding He Shave His Beard

The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which filed the suit on behalf of Javadi, claims that Chalfont & Associates' anti-beard policy is an “unlawful employment practice.”

Greek Church Leased Petra Hotel to Jews in 1903, Sold It to Jews in...

From 1903 to 1931, the building was leased by Yerachmiel Amdursky, son of the owner of a kosher restaurant in Jerusalem, who named it the Amdursky Hotel.

In Defense of Bibi: Accusers Much Dirtier

Or juxtaposes the cases against Netanyahu which any competent defense attorney could easily hit out of the ballpark, with the accusations against his foes.
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Israeli Lottery Cancels Prize to Film About Pro-Terrorist Attorney Tsemel

I'm pretty sure Lea Tsemel is as close as a woman with two Polish parents can get to being the devil.

Permits Committee Denies Netanyahu’s Request to Let Associates Fund his Defense

The committee's Monday morning decision means the PM must return the $300,000 he had already received from a close associate.

High Court Expected to Reject Arabs’ Plea Against Plan to Legitimize Ofra Settlement

In last week's hearing, state representative Aner Hellman also submitted amendments to the State's position, which confused the judges.

Arab Law School Dean Tells High Court Dispersing the Knesset Was Illegal

Professor Wattad believes that the new law dispersing the Knesset "was enacted in the absence of authority and in flagrant violation of constitutional norms according to the Basic Law: The Government," and therefore it is null and void.

Mother of Girl Who Was Burned by Firebomb Tells Terrorist: Am Israel Chai

"I tried to put Tahal's fire out with all the means at my disposal, but everything was failing," her mother told the court. "The fire continues to burn parts of Tahal's body. We continued to flee, terrified and screaming."

Supreme Court President Launches No Holds Barred Attack On Netanyahu

Over the two decades or so since Hayut was appointed to the high court, that august body has acted as the 121st member of Knesset.

Haredi Woman Targeted by Vicious Slander Campaign Wins $140,000 Lawsuit

In late 2012, there was a deliberate arson in the Plaintiff's apartment, and she and some of her children were caught in the burning apartment

FBI Arrests NJ Man for Giving ‘Hamas’ $100, Threatening to Blow Up Trump Tower

Xie said he wanted to enlist in the US Army so he could "learn how to kill."

Orthodox Jewish Couple Sues Spirit Airlines Over Anti-Semitism

According to the lawsuit, a passenger told the couple that they overheard a crew member calling them “retarded Jews.”

Court Sends Ori Ansbacher’s Murderer to Psychiatric Evaluation

"That murder was the best and most important thing I have ever done," Irafaiya told his interrogators.

Judges Rule Sex-Segregated Pool Schedule Unlawful at Condo in Lakewood, NJ

While they stopped short of ruling that any gender-segregated pool is unlawful, one of them expressed “vehement disapproval of segregation” over the “separate, but equal” policies.

Smotrich to Usher Otzma’s Ben-Gvir into Knesset Using ‘Norwegian Law’

"I intend to insist on Netanyahu's parallel commitment to this. The High Court will not win this election."

Recalcitrant Husband ‘Persuaded’ to Give Wife Jewish Divorce in Jerusalem

With the help of the Jerusalem Police Department, the husband was apprehended and placed in detention . . .[then] brought before the rabbinical court.

Court Orders Waqf Man to Pay $2,205.56 to Jewish Visitor He Kicked on Temple...

"The Waqf has no authority over Jews who go up to the mountain, and the Waqf guards who choose to act against Jews improperly must be removed from the mountain."

On her 86th Birthday, ‘Rally for Ruth’ Wants to Name Brooklyn Municipal Building after...

As of Sunday morning, 93,776 have signed petition to "Rename the Brooklyn Municipal Building for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg."

Torture Doesn’t Pay: Court Acquits Defendants in Dormition Abbey Arson

Only last week, the enemies of democracy challenged the candidacy of the Jewish Power Party. Will anyone now disqualify the Blue and White party's Moshe Ya'alon, for trampling democracy with his military boots? Lock him up.

EU Court to Hamas: Yes, You Are Terrorists

The decision can be appealed to the European Court of Justice.

Haredi Court Furious at Drumming Bride Fiasco

Several holy Jews who watched the video of the harmless event online alerted to Badatz, the kashrut supervision department of the Eda Haredit, which supervises the wedding hall.

Regavim: Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Dozens of Bedouin Illegal Structures Intact, Expanded

"This is a bleak situation that could not exist in any other local municipality in the State of Israel, certainly not after a clear ruling by the Supreme Court."

Arab Smugglers’ Route to Arad Valley Disrupted by Regavim, Says Court

"The Israeli government must create another specialized enforcement unit, like the Yoav Unit in the Negev, in order to stop strategic maneuvers of this kind before it's too late."

German Protestant Church Sued to Remove Its Nazi-Adorned Bell

There are at least 23 Nazi bells in use in churches across Germany.

Egged Ordered to Fire Employee for Refusing to Grant Wife a Jewish Divorce

A Jerusalem panel of rabbinical judges headed by Rabbi Uriel Lavi ordered the Egged bus cooperative to fire the husband within 30 days.

Shas Party Tells Court: Women Can Be Members, Run for Office

The party is not obligated to appoint any female candidate to its electoral list, but the door is opened to the possibility.
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IDF Pushing Plea Deals for 5 Haredi Soldiers Charged with Abusing Cuffed Arab Detainees

The military pressure to avoid a trial should boost the five defendants' bargaining position.

Netanyahu Attacks Mandelblit Directly over ‘Questionable Timing’ of TV Interview

The AG allegedly told his circle: "The talking points come directly from above, the prime minister is dragging the entire country down with him, it's sad and it will hurt all of us."

Police Gagged Investigation Concerns Corrupt Judicial Appointments

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit has recused himself from the investigation due to his friendship with the main suspect.

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