Policy, which was brought up recently by government ministers purportedly as a way to deter potential terrorists, was ruled out by state's top legal officials.03:29 10.02.16 | 0 comments
"?and it is especially important to use the power to censor only in situations of genuine harm to national security, and not in a situation of particular embarrassment to the country or the government". .. "[Anat case]is a good example of something that the public should know about. If there's a violation of rulings of the Supreme Court embodied in orders to Israel Defense Forces soldiers - that is the sort of info that ought to be exposed to the public." Floyd Abrams, NYT attorney in Pentagon papers case 1971. Quoted in todays Haaretz.