Emunah petitions High Court against transfer of rabbinical courts
Netanyahu: ISIS brutality will seem like nothing compared with a nuclear-armed Iran
Begin proposes bare-bones ‘Jewish State bill’
Cruz calls Obama's Cuba embassy decision 'a slap in the face to Israel'
Palestinian group calls on Bon Jovi to boycott Israel
Golden Globe winner Ruth Wilson to star in Avi Nesher’s new movie
Born to the keyboard
Beitar opens continental campaign with goalless deadlock
Lenskiy, Presiado capture sprint doubles at nationals
Beitar begins European quest with road trip to Kazakhstan
Heartbreak for Sanford at national championships
Bennett after commander shoots stone-thrower: Stones kill, just ask Adele Biton
IDF source: Commander shoots Palestinian dead after vehicle ambushed
Nazareth man indicted for attack at Histadrut building
Police boost security in Old City and at checkpoints
Poll: Majority wants to remove leniencies on Palestinians
Ariel Sharon's son: My father would have responded to Gaza rocket fire with full force
Analysis: West Bank unrest may not be an intifada, but it poses a serious threat nonetheless
Binyamin region residents demand Netanyahu gov’t act against terrorism
Family home of Har Nof synagogue massacre terrorist sealed
EJC head Moshe Kantor honored by France
Polish museum returns controversial gas chamber installation
German NGO organizes 'Rent a Jew' program
Netanyahu: The Jews owe an eternal debt of gratitude to the 'British Schindler'
Jewish groups brief MEPs on Hamas’s anti-Semitism
Is Muslim Brotherhood going jihadist?
Iran says it will comply with UN protocol on access
Hamas aiding ISIS-affiliated group that carried out terror attack in Egypt, IDF says
Europe's leadership says final Iran deal not yet secured
Analysis: Egypt is losing its war against ISIS in Sinai
Fertility and perinatal loss
Trade away trans-fats
Netanyahu comes to hail mental health reform
Unions demand collective agreement to ensure vocational conditions
Delek, Noble executives: We commit to developing Leviathan
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Israel's Elbit Systems wins $150 mln Benelux contract
Apps for finding jobs are among Microsoft Venture’s latest start-up
Tech Talk: Tel Aviv hosts international cybersecurity conference
Government seeks to fill hi-tech manpower shortage
Global Agenda: On the wall
Manufacturers: Increasing vacation days will cost NIS 7 billion
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ISIS purportedly threatens to 'slaughter' Christian Arabs living in Jerusalem
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$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
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07.03.2015 | 16 Tammuz, 5775
The state has until July 30 to take down the structures located on private Palestinian property.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Court order remand extension for Khalida Jarrar until end of trial on various offenses related to membership in Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine group.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Hanan Ashrawi’s announcement comes in response to Monday's verdict, which found the PLO and the PA liable for supporting terrorist attacks in Israel more than a decade ago.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The important point that the PA’s defense team hoped to make was that any alleged wrongdoing attributable to PLO or Fatah employees cannot be transferred or placed at the feet of the PA.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,FRANK G. RUNYEON
Defense lawyers argue that Palestinian government should not be held liable for crimes of few militants.
All future terrorist funding cases could face ballooning fines.
50-year-old American said Spanish-owned company favored employees who were Christian, Spanish and heterosexual.
Lord Greville Janner, now 86, was accused of sexually abusing children from the 1960s to the 1980s.
By JERRY LEWIS
US District Judge Kenneth Marra ruled that it was unnecessary for two more women to join a 2008 mainly against lawsuit against convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF,REUTERS
De la prison ferme pour les accusés et, surtout, la possibilité de faire leur deuil pour les proches de la jeune femme
By JOSEPHA BOUGNON
Likud’s proposed bills wouldn’t harm judicial independence, only the court’s excess powers.
By EVELYN GORDON
The men are accused of making plans to kill the organizer of a Mohammed cartoon exhibit that took place in Texas in May, and later to target Massachusetts police.
In official statement, federal prosecutor says his decision is "equivalent to a definitive sentence."
US District judge ruled against plaintiffs due to a lack of jurisdiction over funds abroad
Defense tells court they plan to close their case by next Tuesday, February 17.
By FRANK G. RUNYEON,YONAH JEREMY BOB
One of the suspects had spent time in Iran with "Mujahideen" and had also plotted to assassinate world leaders at G8 summit met in Canada
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
In second day of first US trial against PA, plaintiffs call expert on IDF court system.
Shurat Hadin represents family of Reverend Dong Shik Kim, who is presumed dead.
Robic was convicted of aggravated involuntary homicide.
The two Frenchmen who killed Zeitouni in a hit-and-run in 2011 get trial suspended until Wednesday.
By JOSEPH STRICH
Balad MK charges that disqualification process "is a political crusade."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
The court appeared to have downplayed the importance of deterring others like Magamseh from joining IS in the future.
Naveh unseats the association’s incumbent president Doron Barzilai to become the leader of the country’s 59,000 lawyers.
Number of state witnesses in case now at least 6; lawyer for underworld figures ask police in court about meetings where mob hits allegedly planned.
By BEN HARTMAN
Relations with courts, structure of law councils in balance; 'Post' speaks to the candidates.
Among the party’s goals are haredim – both men and women – serving as judges, eventually even on the Supreme Court.
Tel Aviv District Court also serves former Tel Aviv suburb mayor a NIS 1.5 million fine due for payment by October 10.
The investigation has been overseen by the LAHAV 433 unit and the special YAMAR investigative branch of the Tel Aviv police.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Farmers are demanding that the government act upon its December 2013 decision and issue additional licenses without delay.
By SHARON UDASIN
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked approves three new appointments, Rabbis Yaakov Zamir, Eliezer Igra, and Ahron Katz.
By JEREMY SHARON
State disappointed with decision as it had requested that Yitzhak Rochberger receive prison time.
Jail time could be added on to six year sentence from Holyland bribery conviction.
Prosecutor seeking up to 18 months behind bars – on top of six-year term resulting from Holyland affair.
Rishon Lezion District Court judge orders man remanded for 15 days for allegedly killing Elzam in prison cell the night before he was scheduled to testify against underworld figure.
Orthodox feminist leader discusses recalcitrant husbands and how to free their wives
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
At Eilat conference of Bar Association, Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein expresses shock at ex-prosecutor’s involvement in Ronel Fisher saga.
Court rejects cabinet secretary's petition to change A-G's decision regarding the likely grounds for dropping of charges.
Ruth David as head of the prosecution’s Tel Aviv office was one of the most powerful prosecutor’s in the country,
The decision, which also carried a one million shekel fine, was a major blow to Pinto who had fought all out for community service and no jail time.
Prime minister's wife testifies against Mani Naftali in former house manager's case of alleged poor treatment.
District court notes that part of decision to cancel conviction relates to around 10 years having passed since incident and the fact that Barakeh no longer serves in Knesset.
Israel’s top prosecutor comments on announcement of Ruth David’s arrest on charges of obstruction of justice in a wide-reaching corruption case.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
49-year-old Aziz Awisat was also accused of aiding the enemy in wartime.
It has been reported that Weinstein will close all charges against Mandelblit on grounds of insufficient evidence for a conviction.
Seminary being investigated for multiple crimes, ranging from financial fraud to health violations.
President Rivlin said he agreed with Barak on a number of issues.
Court rejects any submission of evidence by police commander Ephraim Bracha.
The suspects could potentially face charges of forgery, fraud, money laundering, and extortion.
48-year-old faces sentence on breach of public trust and fraud.
Gafsou can return to office despite convictions.
The report was filed despite a boycott of the report and its investigators by rank and file prosecutors, with only top prosecutorial division heads cooperation and responding in detail.
Carina Brill faces 2 life sentences after panel of judges rejects insanity defense, rules she killed children to avert losing custody.
The case was over the abduction of Dong-Shik, a South Korean who was a permanent resident of the US and had spent seven years providing aid and proselytizing to North Korean defectors.
On Monday, Olmert fell, and he fell hard.
Olmert could face up to five more years in prison because his conviction was solely for fraud, but fraud under "aggravated circumstances."
Former prime minister Olmert’s fate in the balance following 2012 acquittal of illegally using cash he received in envelopes from NY businessman.
The owners of the five restaurants must destroy and evacuate their facilities by April 20, the Rishon Lezion Magistrates Court ruled.
Meni Naftali, former house manager of the prime minister’s residence, is seeking hundreds of thousands of shekels for alleged poor treatment and failure to pay him for overtime hours.
Allegations involve the elderly woman’s nephew claiming that he caught caregiver in the act of abusing the woman.
Saror’s scheme involved fraudulently claiming to the evacuees that he would use their funds to invest in diamonds and receive hefty profits like he had received.
Attorney for neighbor tells 'Post' his client is not a Likud or Bibi supporter, just a concerned citizen who only realized who Naftali was after seeing him on TV this week.
Former Israel Lands Authority Jerusalem director Chemi Kasif was ordered to resign his position permanently, and cannot return to public service for at least seven years.
Weinstein suggests debate is a hot political issue with unresolved disputes not only about having retirement be mandatory, but about raising the age of retirement.
Former deputy chief of Trade Bank who stole 300 million NIS will be eligible for early release in 2019.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Judge calls suit "baseless," orders family to reimburse Elad Foundation for legal fees.
One never knows what judges are thinking until one reads their verdict.
Undercover operative aggressively egged on accused, court says.
Woman says she heard voice telling her to murder her children “in order to save them from a cruel fate of rape and terrible torture.”
Tel Aviv Municipality and company running pool argue there had been no actual change in enforcement.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Ex-prime minister facing retrial in Talansky Affair following release of Zaken recordings.
Meanwhile, court rules that affidavits in case need to be presented within 60 days, which is before the March 17 election date.
By HERB KEINON
Alon's sentence had been delayed substantially following her conviction after she claimed insanity.
The new recordings have joined an already stranger-than-fiction saga of Olmert’s legal entanglements.
Officer died of breast cancer after periodic IDF health checks did not ask about prevalence of disease among family members; Lod Court rules in favor of family
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Court had told the state in September it must close the Holot open detention center within 90 days.
Ofer Tzabari was still on house arrest when he was placed under arrest for the new allegations.
Grandfather of Rose Pizem had been convicted by the lower trial court of murder in June 2011, later appealing for reduced manslaughter conviction.
Palestinians hailed the unanimous decision by the organizational body of 122 nation in New York to grant as an important step in achieving their final goal of formal membership.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON
Murderer-Rape-Victim lawyer to Court: "If repeat rapist takes victim to dark corner, he does not need to wait to be raped."
Supreme Court president and justice minister express concern over growing violence as new judges and courts are sworn in on Monday.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Olmert was convicted on two counts of bribery by Tel Aviv District Court Judge David Rozen in March and sentenced to six years in prison in May.
New version seeks to shorten maximum amount of time migrants can be detained in facilities.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,HERB KEINON
Justice calls for more dialogue between community leaders and more coexistence projects.
The justice minister emphasized that greater state involvement in standards for lawyers would lead to better lawyers.
If the convictions and sentence stand, Olmert’s political career is wiped out, with the earliest he could return to politics being in around 13 years’ time.
Olmert's former chief-of-staff took the state's deal and turned against her around three-decades-long boss to get several years of prison cut from her sentence and said she never received the funds.
Grunis: It’s illegal and harms the values of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state
Police say DNA evidence reportedly links man to 1998 rape and murder of teenager.
It might appear that former Ramat Hasharon mayor Yitzhak Rochberger got off lightly, but the mark of moral turpitude is a bitter pill to swallow for the longtime public servant.
By NIR ISAKOV
Mubarak, who ruled Egypt with an iron first, has already spent at least three years in prison for other cases.
Egypt's former president sentenced, along with sons, to prison time without parole in a retrial of corruption charges.
Morsi, who was held on charges of inciting the murders of Egyptian protesters, faced a possible death sentence.
Woman's sentence more than doubles after appeal; lawyer stripped of license.
Mustafa Dirani, former leader of a Lebanese terrorist group, claims he was tortured at the hands of the state for information they claim he had on whereabouts of kidnapped IAF navigator Ron Arad.
Court case comes as Persian Gulf state tries to curb people sending middle finger emojis on messaging platforms.
It’s time we started cracking down on the abhorrent, ugly or merely stupid behavior infecting this country from top to bottom.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Another disturbing question posed by this case is how the police in a major metropolitan city, with some of the world’s best detectives, could have found no clues.
By ELI VERSCHLEISER
Monday’s unanimous decision all but codified the ZOA position in US law, but it remains to be seen whether or not the US government will act.
By EYTAN SOSNOVICH