Right-wing factions in the Knesset hitting back at the Supreme Court - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • S. Lahat
    • 08.04.12 | 08:05 (IDT)

    This is a very damaging and dangerous step - taken, no doubt, by Netanyahu's coalition, whose members were outraged at the Supreme Court's recent ruling confirming the illegality of several outposts in the West Bank and ordering their evacuation. It would undermine the democratic fabric of the State and render the Supreme Court virtually ineffective. It is only to be hoped that this bill will never be voted into law.

    from the article: Justice Minister pushing for bill that aims to reinstate law struck down by Israel's Supreme Court
    First published 00:51 08.04.12 | Last updated 00:51 08.04.12
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