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    • 02.03.07 | 12:28 (IST)

    Esther is not naive. Nor are you. But that's not enough to be wise. Even in the USA there are one or two inferior Justices, plus they are named by those in power - Democrats, or Republicans - for their political leanings. Yet, they are way superior to the average Congress Member. The same here, even if one or two are questionable. None of us, for example, approved of Cheshin's recent outburst. But the nine Justices opinions are far superior to some outrageous rulings coming out of the Knesset. The Knesset is full of pure opportunistic populism and that is terribly dangerous!

    from the article: Ex-chief justice signs petition slamming bid to limit court
    First published 00:00 02.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 02.03.07
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