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Israeli police officers detain a demonstrator during a protest against Israeli prime minister Benjam
Petition to permit mass demonstrations delayed at High Court

The court gave the government until October 7 to respond to a petition to permit mass protests and did not even set a hearing date.

The IDF West Bank Courts continues to be disrupted by political and legal battle.
Woman kills abusive husband, asks for recognition as trafficking victim

The woman's identity remains undisclosed together with the specifics of her criminal case.

By LEON SVERDLOV
17/09/2020
High Court of Justice prepares for hearing on whether Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu can form the
High Court rejects petition for IDF to indict Col. who killed Palestinian

Justices cited that rocks can kill, officer was reprimanded

Malka Leifer, a former Australian school principal who is wanted in Australia on suspicion of sexual
High Court rules Malka Leifer fit for extradition

Leifer fled from Australia to Israel in 2008 after allegations of sexual abuse surfaced against her, and has evaded extradition since 2014 by claiming to be mentally unfit for trial.

TAKING UP torches in protest, outside the Prime Minister’s Residence in Jerusalem on August 1.
Residents living near PM Residence say J'lem mayor discriminates against them

"Permanent and frequent demonstrations have led to an insufferable situation for the petitioners, who feel like they've lost all sense of law and order," the latest petition reads.

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem on June 30, 20
Netanyahu to High Court: I won’t be involved in top legal appointments

The prime minister made the declaration in response to a petition by the Movement for the Quality of Government in Israel.

What is Netanyahu really nervous about? Spoiler: It’s not the state budget

While no one really knows how long the trial will run, senior legal officials estimate that it will carry on until at least the middle of 2022 and possibly even longer.

High Court of Justice prepares for hearing on whether Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu can form the
High Court rejects petitions demanding opposition MK help pick judges

In most recent Knessets, one of the two MKs on the committee came from the opposition.

Israelis protest against Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu outside Prime Minister Netanyahu'
High Court rejects request to limit protests near PM’s house

Some 60 petitioners asked that the High Court of Justice shut down protests on Balfour street.

High Court of Justice prepares for hearing on whether Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu can form the
The High Court's collective punishment of Israeli Jews – opinion

It is not just the High Court. The attorney-general and his legal minions also have fallen into the habit of overriding value judgments passed into law by the democratically elected representatives.

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