Override clause

Judicial reform: Judicial review, override clause passes committee first reading vote

The committee will reconvene on Sunday to vote on possible revisions to the judicial reform bill.

Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit

Ex-A-G Mandelblit: Israel in regime revolution, not judicial reform

Israeli system was built with two institutions to protect its liberal democratic nature, the legal advisers and the judicial system, both under threat by the reform.

Rothman amends Override Law, eases High Court restrictions

The bill, part of Justice Minister Yariv Levin's judicial reform, will be brought to a vote in the Knesset committee this week.

Israel's coalition set to pass Override Law in Knesset this week

The law is widely known as the "Override Law" since it enables the Knesset to make laws that "override" the judiciary.

Israeli judicial reform: The facts, proposals behind misleading mantras - opinion

When people refer to the judicial reform they are talking about several separate laws. Here’s a short overview of each law by subject.


Consensus on Israeli judicial reform can't be quick - opinion

Without going into a discussion of the president’s five points, I would like to consider the appropriate way for reaching the agreements he spoke about.


Declaring a PM 'incapacitated' will require 90 MKs' approval, coalition proposes

Simcha Rothman: Israel's attorney-general is biased and is manipulating public opinion on judicial reforms.

Confronting Israel's earthquake: The judicial reform crisis - opinion

Our government is steamrolling a judicial change that is threatening the very essence of democracy. Tens of thousands continue to question why this is happening, yet the answers cannot be questioned.

Israeli judicial reform nuance: Both sides have legitimate concerns - opinion

For there to be proportion, people need to realize that both sides of the Israeli judicial reform debate have legitimate concerns.

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