Government wants four months to respond to High Court petition by Palestinians who are claiming ownership of land near settlement of Shiloh.
Israel High Court
Not everyone in Israel's legal community is certain about the court's future direction despite the latest appointments of justices backed by the far-right justice minister, Ayelet Shaked.
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked did not insist on appointing people who are capable of leading the campaign against judicial activism.
Israel's justice minister has created a court that will serve her political aim of perpetuating the occupation and annexing the West Bank without granting the Palestinians citizenship.
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked praises moves: 'Today we made history. This evening’s judicial appointments reflect the human and legal diversity so needed in our society, and which until now has been so lacking on our highest court.'
Mendelblit tells court that city hall’s regulations on demonstrations violate freedom of expression and should be redrafted.
If Israeli judges were ruling on an order to bar entry to citizens from Muslim countries, the case would end as soon as someone arrived with a portfolio marked “Classified.”
Right-wing politicians pushed a Knesset law to legalize illegal West Bank outposts. They might have triggered the International Criminal Court to question the legality of every single Israeli settlement.
A day in court with two nonagenarian sisters, refugees from the Holocaust and constant companions, who seek the unprecedented status so that the one who lives longer can inherit the other's old-age allowance.
After Palestinian landowners receive compensation under the 'expropriation law,' they should demand from the Israeli parliament the right to elect and be elected.