Chief Justice Warns That Blow to Court Independence Would Harm Israel’s Democracy

At issue are three coalition proposals to curb the ability of the High Court of Justice to overturn laws.

AG Rejects Netanyahu’s Delay Request, Hints Indictments Inevitable

The AG's assistant hinted that Bibi's legal team can argue all it wants, these charges will go to indictments.

Olmert Gets Extra Month, Will Be First PM Behind Bars

Last December, Israel's Supreme Court reduced Olmert's sentence to a year and a half from six years for bribery.

Lakewood Man Loses Bid to Change Guilty Plea in $200 Million Ponzi Scheme

Between February and March of 2012 the two "Facebook victims" wired millions of dollars to an account set up by Weinstein and a co-conspirator.

US Justice Dept. to NY Federal Court: Palestinian Authority Too Poor to Pay Terrorism...

The State Department warned that the PA, facing severe financial problems, could not afford to pay the bond without damaging vital government services.

Rabbi Kahane’s Grandson Arrested Again

Will Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman sign new administrative detention orders against Ettinger?

With Attorneys’ Fee Settled, Netanyahu Pre-Indictment Hearing Coming Soon

Netanyahu's spokesman, Ofer Golan, announced that the prime minister would pay his own fees.

Bayit Yehudi Resolves to Push Settlement Law Through Knesset

"Half a million Jewish residents... deserve to live normal lives like those in Kfar Sava and Tel Aviv."

Ettinger Family Protest Non-Release for Son’s Bris

Meir Ettinger, held under administrative detention, without being charged, isn't allowed to go to his son's brit milah on Monday.

UK Neo-Nazi Found Guilty in Anti-Semitism Trial

UK self-described fascist Joshua Bonehill-Paine was convicted for anti-Semitic internet rants against a Jewish MP. He's already serving time on other charges.

Court Orders Deportation of Anti-Israel Activist

The Jerusalem District Court on Tuesday ruled that the work permit of Omar Shakir, the Israel and Palestine Director at Human Rights Watch (HRW),...

Israeli Arabs Indicted for Collaboration with Hamas, Trafficking Illegal Weapons

The episode underscores the growing links between the criminal and terrorist worlds in the Israeli Arab community.

Court Fines Reporter $30,000 for Defaming Netanyahus on Facebook

During the final court hearing, the defense argued that Sarna's post was a parody.

Knesset Committee discussed Yitzhar Minor’s Case

No representatives from either the Justice Ministry or the Shabak showed up for the meeting.

Azaria’s Defense Attorney to Appeals Panel: Thousands of Israelis Call for Acquittal

The appeals court has accepted Sheftel's request that Azaria will not begin to serve his sentence until the end of the appeal hearing.

Israeli-Arab Man Indicted For Joining ISIS In Syria After Crossing Border With Paraglider

In October 2015 Salah was successful in taking off and gliding across the border, avoiding Syrian fire shot in his direction along the way.

Death Penalty for Terrorists Passed in Preliminary Vote

MK Robert Ilatov: "All those who claim that we can lose our deterrence against terrorist organizations [if we apply the death penalty], will those people tell me if imprisonment of terrorists is a deterrence?"

Netanya Mayor Remanded for Another 3 Days

The same court extended the remand of the Mayor' son Tzafrir Feirberg.

Divorced Israeli Won’t Cancel Life Insurance Wife Bought Without his Knowledge – And She’s...

"It's my policy, which has already accumulated some wealth, so at best, I'll continue to pay the monthly premium right after we've officially separated," he said.

Israeli Religious Court Declares Woman Conceived From Sperm Bank Eligible for Marriage

Since the identity of the father is unknown, it could have imposed severe restrictions on whom the woman would be allowed to marry.

Leftist Journalist to Pay $7,000 Reparations to Hebron Resident He Called ‘Nazi’

Someone should now tell Israeli leftists to be careful in their attacks on Otzma Yehudit and avoid references to the history of Germany between 1933 and 1945.

Lufthansa Airline Ordered to Pay $1,400 Over Lack of Kosher Food

It took years for the airline passenger to win a small claims lawsuit after the airline forgot his kosher meal.

Court Rejects Yehuda Glick’s Appeal to Visit Temple Mount

Since Glick’s appearance would arouse Muslim anger, it is Glick and not the rioters who are kept off the holy site.

White Supremacist Gives Nazi Salute After Kansas City Murder Conviction

White supremacist Frazier Glen Miller Jr, gave the Nazi salute to jurors who ruled him guilty of killing three in Kansas City.

The PA to Take Israel to International Criminal Court Tuesday

If the ICC were to show intellectual honesty in this case, it could end up ruling that the Israeli settlements are not a violation of the convention and therefore not at all a war crime.

AG AWOL as High Court Debates Law Settling Judea, Samaria Land Disputes

The prevailing assessment in both the legal political systems is that the law will be disqualified, especially in view of Attorney General Mandelblit's position.

Ahead of Elections: Mandelblit to Indict Netanyahu on Bribery, Fraud, Breach of Trust

"It appears that the attorney general has yielded to pressure from the left and the media to indict Prime Minister Netanyahu at any cost – and before the elections."

Republicans and Democrats Ignore IRS Abuse of Pro-Israel Group

Unless an organization has political juice, neither the Democrats or the Republicans care when a group of Americans have had their constitutional rights violated by a U.S. government agency.

Female Arab Wannabe Stabber Indicted in Jerusalem Magistrate’s Court

The would-be killer showed investigators the drawings she made, showing how she would stab the Israeli soldiers.

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