Israel should take in refugees fleeing Mideast carnage, Yesh Atid lawmaker says
Armed terror drones to be part of future wars, defense analyst tells ‘Post’
Likud won't try to split Yisrael Beytenu
Now who's pulling the strings?: The newest political puppets in Knesset
Natalie Portman's directorial debut is a bitter-sweet Israeli homecoming
Baking with honey
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Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv sacks coach Mendiondo just two matches into season
Israel primed for Russia opener in EuroBasket tournament
Israel's Samuel strikes gold at rowing world championships
Soccer: Israel cruises past Andorra to maintain Euro 2016 hopes
Netanyahu nixes law banning public broadcasters from publishing opinions
Palestinians protest as Israelis gather for pro-IDF rally near West Bank village
UN expected to easily pass resolution allowing Palestinian flag to fly at New York HQ
Settlers to hold rally near Palestinian village of Nabi Saleh in support of IDF soldiers
'Israel-Egypt ties never been better, yet don't expect Sisi trip to Jerusalem'
Palestinian prevents lynching of 5 lost American yeshiva students in Hebron
Biden meets Jewish leaders in Florida to defend Iran nuclear deal
EU official at center of police probe after alleged anti-Semitic attack on co-worker
Norwegian politician compares smoking bans to Nazi persecution of Jews
German politician: Israel’s security fence is worse than communist Berlin Wall
IFCJ’s Eckstein decries failures of Jewish charities
Iran deal support in Senate approaches filibuster-proof majority
Surviving Congress, nuclear deal heads to Iran's parliament
Comment: Anti-Semitism in Iran - Jews caught in the crosshairs
Netanyahu: Majority of Americans see eye to eye with Israel on Iranian threat
Kerry concedes need for ground offensive against ISIS that will include Middle East countries
WATCH: New video shows ISIS in Sinai likely has advanced Russian weapons
'CIA launches secret drone campaign to hunt down top ISIS terrorists'
Brokers for group liberating kidnap victims 'worse than ISIS,' says one-time supporter
Saudi king to meet with Obama amid Gulf concerns over Iran nuclear deal
'Post' health and science editor to receive honorary doctorate
Yad Sarah asks synagogues to boost accessibility for the elderly and disabled
Hadassah follows US centers in using embryonic stem cell for optical procedures
Litzman takes oath, becomes first Agudat Yisrael minister in 63 years
Environmental NGO unveils Israeli-Palestinian-Jordanian hiking, cycling trails
Environment Ministry: Transportation was biggest source of urban pollution in 2014
Experts at TA confab say improving habitats for migrating birds is crucial to their survival
Finance Ministry pledges to reform solar energy sector
Haredim join the hi-tech world by the busload
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The future of fashion: Israeli design students developing 'smart' clothes
Israeli tech students to develop solutions for elderly citizens
Exclusive: Kandel proposes Israeli International Development Fund ‘TOV’
Israeli prof: John Lennon's utopia would actually be a nightmare for Jews and humanity
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Salman Jiribia is accused of passing on military information to an unknown third party that could have major security implications.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
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.
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.
Judge Lisa Gorcyca has ruled the children, aged 9, 10 and 14, to remain in a juvenile detention center until they are 18.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
Balad MK charges that disqualification process "is a political crusade."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
Tadmor and the members of the LGBT community stand accused of being the stimulus for wars in Israel.
By ALLON HACHMON
The scam involved charging clients a fee to learn how to fool state psychologists into judging them mentally ill.
Labor MK beats Likud for rabbinical court committee.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Lawyer: IDF MAG fooled by recording.
Plaintiffs claim city endangering pedestrians through lax safety measures.
By SHARON UDASIN
The minister recently initiated legislation to expand legal aid for victims, as part of a view that sexual assault is not just a one-time event, but a trauma that lasts long after the attack.
By 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.
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.
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.
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