'EU concerned over Likud proposals to weaken Israel's judiciary'
Liberman lashes out at South Africa after Israel denies visa to Communist minister
Coalition deals waiting for Kahlon approval
Meet the New MK: Likud’s Naguise wants to set an example for youth from Ethiopia
Avoid preventable accidents during festivities
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
First aid services being prepared for Remembrance Day ceremonies
*Autoimmunity plays major role in triggering narcolepsy process*
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
He’s a believer
This Week on TV: 'Mad Men,' 'Bloodline' and more
Movie Review: 'Self Made'
Revered TV hosts Stewart and Letterman start saying their goodbyes
Soccer: More excitement at bottom of table than top
Remembering Hoch’le: Fallen Israeli war hero/hoops star
Crushed Maccabi looks ahead to next year
UEFA boss Platini comes out in support of Israel over Palestinians
AIPAC pushes Republicans to foster bi-partisan support for bill that would challenge Iran deal
Israel shocked by ultra-Orthodox mob assault of IDF officer in Jerusalem
Ultra-Orthodox Jews gang up on IDF officer in Mea Shearim section of Jerusalem
IDF troops shoot, kill knife wielding Palestinian near Jerusalem checkpoint
100 Palestinian doctors authorized to work in Israeli hospitals, reversing intifada ban
Ongoing tensions over Temple Mount stoked by Jordanian-funded carpet
Israeli Arabs march for right of return on Independence Day
Berlin pro-Hamas Palestinian conference sparks outrage
German lawmakers defy Turkey, call massacre of Armenians 'genocide'
MKs take part in ceremony marking 100 years since Armenian genocide
Uplifting end to the 2015 March of the Living
Canadian lone soldier receives presidential citation
FBI chief settles tiff with Poland, says he regrets Holocaust remarks
United Nations to begin talks with Syrian groups in hopes to end conflict
'Hezbollah built airstrip for Iranian-made drones in Lebanon'
Angelina Jolie scolds UN Security Council for inaction on Syria refugees
Iranian armada bound for Yemen turns around
Syrian opposition group to Israel: Next year we celebrate Independence Day in Damascus
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The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
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Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
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Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
France detains armed suspect allegedly planning church attack
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New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
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President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
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The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
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04.25.2015 | 6 Iyar, 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.
Primary critique of IDF investigations has been they do not meet international standards of prompt investigation.
Deputy chief of Hamas' political bureau says group will support any PA bid to turn to international court, even if that means being subject to criminal investigation for rocket attacks.
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
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.
Kenyan president's appearance before ICC removes numerous obstacles which could block Palestinians from successfully getting court to take up cases against Israelis.
Lawyer says they proved the Who's Who of Hamas were bank customers
Balad MK charges that disqualification process "is a political crusade."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
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.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
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.
By BEN HARTMAN
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.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
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.
In post of deputy FM, he’s not involved in law enforcement.
State given 90 days for it to close Holot "open" detention center.
Mazuz, Baron to replace Grunis, Arbel on Supreme Court; Naor to be next chief judge.
The human rights groups claimed that the law allows Yishuvim to discriminate against Arabs, homosexuals and the disabled.
High Court of Justice expected to rule on constitutionality of the state's reconfigured migrant policy by Monday.
Former Lahav 433 police commander Arbiv left post after corruption scandal but continues to proclaim innocence.
Tel Aviv District Court sentences lawyer Gur Finkelstein, who was first arrested in 2011 on suspicion of hiring a Jaffa-based mob to bomb Scientology Center building.
Ex-PM hopes to delay start of sentence until appeal.
Fathers copy MK Moshe Feiglin's tactic of enlisting Likud members to fight for equal custody rights.
Attorney General weighs criminal investigations, as charges allege judge committed sex crimes.
The indictment said Ratzon’s 21 wives were made to feel they were “required to serve [him] and fulfill all of his demands,” allegedly including sexual acts.
In Talansky Affair, round two will grapple with damning Zaken tapes.
Wael Kawasame, 43, is suspected of helping organize kidnapping of yeshiva students, securing funding from Hamas to buy weapons for chief suspects.
Police will recommend that three former high-ranking IDF officers be indicted for releasing classified documents from the army and for breach of trust.
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
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.
Ziad, Iz-Adin Ziad Hassan Awad indicted for Passover Eve murder, aiding in murder of Baruch Mizrahi; both remanded to prison until end of trials.
Name made public of Yosef Chaim Ben-David, after court rejects plea to not publicize identity.
Supreme Court cuts sentence from 12 months to 8; Dankner had tried to convince the court to drop his one-year prison sentence for breach of public trust.
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
The indictments allege that members of the five were involved both before and during Operation Protective Edge in manning positions to fire rockets on Israel.
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
Both the rule of law and democratic governance in Israel are being jeopardized by the very body purported to be its most committed guardian: the judiciary.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
What if there were armed intruders in the bathroom?
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ