Netanyahu: Israel, US discussing new security aid package unrelated to Iran deal
Time for tennis? Life is boring for Liberman in the opposition
Edelstein 'going crazy' over Knesset's inactivity
Shaked pushes bill to stiffen penalties against rock throwing
One Republic performs in Tel Aviv: Where we grew up we don't take sides
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Crowd-funding his way to culinary cinema
Comedy: Talking to Todd
Sela outplayed by Tsonga at French Open
Rishon Lezion, Eilat have BSL semifinal berths within grasp
IFA works behind the scenes to prevent Palestinian proposal from passing
Israeli coach David Blatt leads Cleveland Cavaliers to NBA finals
Final deliberations commence on controversial east Jerusalem archeology center
Heavy dust pollution on Thursday following Wednesday’s heat wave
Netanyahu: Any deal with PA will necessitate long-term Israeli presence in West Bank
Video: 'Post' writer attacked at Jerusalem coexistence 'hug' event
Rivlin: Jews must acknowledge that Arabs are part and parcel of this land
Barak: Israel should seriously consider unilateral disengagement from Palestinians
Analysis: How Israel fell into a trap in the Gaza Strip
Accused war criminal dies as Russia and Canada argue his fate
Belz Hassidim ban women from driving in UK
'The Godfather' drops out of play due to writer's Nazi sympathies
Germany opts not to prosecute former Nazi, citing dementia
German party lifts requirement for Muslim students to visit concentration camps
Report: ISIS-linked terrorists in Sinai threaten to strike Eilat port
Chief of elite Tajik police unit defects to Islamic State, vows jihad against enemies
Over 470 bodies exhumed from mass grave in Tikrit believed to be the work of ISIS
Lebanon, Saudi Arabia cooperate in case against Hezbollah officials
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Tuesday's rocket attack in South induced Ashdod woman to give birth
Whooping cough vaccine to be offered to Jerusalem infants in June due to a number of cases
World No Tobacco Day to be marked on Sunday
Rambam Medical Center's AID seminar aims to save lives in Africa, create goodwill abroad
Environmentalists claim victory as sand mining to stop at Samar
Netanyahu on natural gas: We will not repeat mistakes of other countries
Kahlon recuses himself from gas sector
Experts call for urgent construction of wastewater treatment facilities in West Bank
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Tech Talk: Israel is a Kickstarter superpower
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Jimmy Wales wants Wikipedia to change the world, again
‘Brand psychology is effective for business and politics alike’
Israel gains ground in competitiveness ranking
Into the Fray: The depraved indifference of ‘two-statism’
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05.28.2015 | 10 Sivan, 5775
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.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Allegations based on reports that Fatah-affiliated armed groups fired rockets on Israel from Gaza during summer's war.
The indictments state as follows: the two minors met on September 21 and decided to carry out a terror attack against high ranking IDF personnel as revenge for Palestinians killed by the IDF.
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
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
Request made to compel an alleged terrorist and his wife to testify in the blockbuster terrorism-financing case.
Balad MK charges that disqualification process "is a political crusade."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
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.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
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.
By BEN HARTMAN
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.
By SHARON UDASIN
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
By JEREMY SHARON
Police say DNA evidence reportedly links man to 1998 rape and murder of teenager.
A total of 54 rioters have been arrested in the clashes that have broken out in the North since the fatal shooting of Hir Hamdan by police.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,BEN HARTMAN
A strong, independent, courageous, opinionated and occasionally rebellious and self reliant court is the pulse of life of a normal democratic society, President Rivlin said.
Experts say any future government could likely easily overcome the law if needed, since it is not entrenched as a Basic Law and no special majority was put in place to prevent it being repealed.
Trial continues on Wednesday and likely to least through December and January, which will cover Zaken’s testimony and Olmert’s and others’ counter-testimony attacking her narrative, trustworthines.
The alleged messages show Zaken requesting Olmert to obtain job interviews for her son with Bank Discount's CEO and the Harel Group, as well as getting a European vacation home.
Prior to his January 2010 arrest, Ratzon had 21 "wives" and over 40 children from those wives who were part of his cult over a period of around 30 years.
New law may send illegal migrants to holding facility for eight months.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The bill comes after dozens of Israelis have joined rebel forces in Syria and the Islamic State.
The state also made a second attempt to move ahead with charges against another former Olmert aide, Rachel Rizby- Raz, who was allegedly part of the Rishon Tours Affair.
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
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.
Beatriz Alonso explains to daughters why they should observe Jewish law, saying it would bring about the salvation of one’s soul.
By RENÉE LEVINE MELAMMED
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
Proponents of the override law should not base their arguments on the Canadian override. It has not proven particularly successful or popular in Canada.
By ADAM DODEK
When an agreement is presented to the court by the parents, the fact that a court may regard as unreasonable something the parties agreed to does not mean that the court is wrong.
By PHILLIP MARCUS
An override clause is liable to deal a severe blow to the main safeguard of human rights and minorities in Israel.
By AMIR FUCHS