Residents of Ma'aleh Rehavam claimed to have legally purchased land from Palestinians, leading to temporary injunction against demolition; structures in two other outposts slated for demolition.
Chaim Levinson is a Haaretz correspondent, covering the Jewish settlements in the West Bank.
Previously, he was the Yedioth Ahoronot correspondent for Religious Affairs and the Orthodox communities.
Levinson received his B.A. in Social and Humanities Studies at the Open University and is currently studying for his M.A. in Interdisciplinary Democracy Studies.
But the state will also retroactively legitimize three other illegal settlements.
Citing security concerns, Defense Minister Ya'alon refuses to increase the number of family visits to Palestinians in Israeli prisons for now.
Yehuda Liebman, a resident of the West Bank settlement of Yitzhar, said he would encourage insubordination in the case of evacuation.
State cites 'lack of public interest' even though developer admitted he knew he was building on private land.
Yitzhar woman expressed support for using deadly force against security forces after demolition of illegal structure in a closed email group.
Infant in settlement of Beit Haggai was left in scorching car for hours.
Hate crimes have crossed over due to more efficient policing, but also because perpetrators know it is in Israel that they must battle for the public's mind and heart.
Most of the newly confirmed state land is in areas of strategic importance for settlers, including outposts that could join up with nearby settlements.
Testimony contradicts government claim to Supreme Court that professional considerations behind halt in West Bank planning.