Justice Minister Amir Ohana with Attorney Orli Ben-Ari, his choice to replace State Attorney Shai Ni
Ohana's candidate for new state attorney appointment drops out

High Court had frozen process due to A-G opposition

Blue and White leader Benny Gantz, Yisrael Beteynu chairman Avigdor Liberman and Prime Minister Benj
Liberman vow to help build coalition false alarm

Reports that Avigdor Liberman intended to enable Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu or Blue and White leader Benny Gantz to form a government on Sunday morning ended up being incorrect.

Benjamin Netanyahu’s indictment plummets Israel into political turmoil

Netanyahu is fighting for his political survival as Israel faces the prospect of its third election in under a year with a prime minister facing charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.

Benjamin Netanyahu rejects charges: Police set me up

Netanyahu: Indictment is an “attempted coup,” says investigators need to be investigated.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit (R)
A-G: It is my duty by law to indict Benjamin Netanyahu

The indictment will significantly impact the ongoing efforts to form a coalition before December 11 when the period of 21 days expires.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and  Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit
Courts ask police to complete investigations in Case 4000

The Attorney-General has been seeking to complete investigation into Bezeq-Walla collusion case in recent days. Police responded to his request and returned the case materials to him.

Will the rule of law survive the hardball Israeli politics of 2019?

Will the most recent election lead to balancing out some of the latest trends so that conflict over the rule of law calms down a bit?

Former Netanyahu aide Nir Hefetz
A-G may probe police pressure on Hefetz even as PM indictment goes forward

Reports indicate that police may have acted improperly in Case 4000.

Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit
Left blasts Mandelblit for postponing Netanyahu hearing

Politicians accuse Mandelblit of helping Netanyahu avoid a final criminal indictment in the three cases against him.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit (R)
Netanyahu lawyers double down on request that attorney-general probe leaks

Lawyer Amit Hadad said that three leaks over the last week to Channel 12 and Haaretz brought the number of negative leaks against Netanyahu to the astounding number of 123.

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