Two will be selected in a month; candidates include former attorney-general Mazuz, Olmert and Pinto's lawyer.
Appeal seeks to overturn Supreme Court decision upholding ban of higher education for security prisoners.
Petition signed by Yacimovich, Rivlin calling for gas export policy to be determined by Knesset falls 5-2.
Justices may retroactively legalize post-’67 confiscations, arguing that undoing past actions would open up a “pandora’s box.”
Livni and Grunis say judge won't handle criminal, family cases; case dropped in May for "the good of the children."
Yacimovich says Netanyahu must understand that fateful decisions for Israel should be decided in Knesset not in "closed rooms."
A year into his term, Supreme Court President Asher Grunis has surprised both his supporters and detractors with his rulings.
“When you compare this building to other buildings, the gap is huge,” said Grunis.
Bizarrely lenient sentences negate the logic of deterrence. They undercut our safety and corrode our faith in the justice system.
Ruling came against backdrop of advocacy group petition to compel Civil Administration to demolish Palestinian structures.