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    • 07.12.11 | 04:46 (IST)

    What is called "unconstitutional" in Israel only means that the law is contrary to some Basic Law. The simple rout is to change the basic law itself. (It only takes a 'yes' vote by a majority of Knesset members (61) instead of a plurality, which is the case for non-basic laws. To stop the McCarthyist legislation will take a condemnation by the US and EU. This will affect Netanyahu's self-image, and he will stop the madness.

    from the article: AG to Netanyahu: Bills targeting Israeli rights groups' funds are unconstitutional
    First published 00:43 07.12.11 | Last updated 00:43 07.12.11
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