The author writes regarding the WB hilltops: "...a place without clear borders or laws." This is simply what the settlers choose to believe. There are indeed, real and substantial laws meant to govern the behavior of all people in the Territories. However, those with the power to enforce the laws choose not to - ultimately giving creedence to the settlers' interpretation and desire to inhabit "a place without clear borders or laws."
Rohani: Nuclear deal achieves Iran's goals (AP)
from the article: Documenting a warped and psychotic society in Israel's Wild West