Articles in "Legal Affairs"

Panel Finds Alleged Sex Offender Malka Leifer Mentally Fit to Stand Trial

A psychiatric panel on Thursday decided that alleged sex offender Malka Leifer from Australia is mentally fit to stand trial and has been ...

Knesset Legal Adviser: No Legal Obstacle to Deliberate Netanyahu’s Immunity

Knesset legal adviser Eyal Yinon on Sunday decided that there is no legal obstacle to forming the Knesset House Committee in the current ...

Israeli Backpacker Loses Appeal in Russia, 7.5 Year Sentence Stands

A Russian court on Thursday rejected Israeli-American Naama Issachar's appeal of her seven-and-a-half-year prison sentence for a minor drug ...

High Court Denies Petition of Israeli Nuclear Spy to Scale Back Limitations on Him

Israel's Supreme Court on Monday rejected a petition by Mordechai Vanunu, who was convicted of revealing Israel's nuclear secrets, to ...

Netanyahu Will Quit All Ministerial Positions by End of the Month

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Thursday that he will be quitting all of his ministerial duties by January 1 but will remain ...

AG Considers PA’s ‘Pay-for-Slay’ Stipends as Income, Rejects Arab Family’s Claim for Social Benefits

Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit on Wednesday told the National Labor Court (NLC) that it should view payments from the Palestinian ...

Former Head of Israeli Bar Association, Judge to Be Indicted for Bribery in Corruption Scandal

The Tel Aviv District Attorney's Office on Tuesday announced that Efi Nave, former head of the Israeli Bar Association, will be charged ...

Supreme Court Orders Alleged Sex Offender Malka Leifer to Appear Before Psychiatric Panel

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered alleged sex offender Malka Leifer to appear before a psychiatric panel that will rule on whether she ...

State Prosecutor Considers Dropping Charges Against Police Officer Who Shot Israeli-Ethiopian Teen

The State Prosecutor's Office and the Justice Ministry's Police Internal Investigations Department are reportedly considering dropping ...

Israeli NGO: Civil Administration is Protecting Illegal Palestinian Construction – ‘Bureaucracy Has Bested Democracy’

The Regavim organization has claimed the Civil Administration has not demolished illegal structures built by the Palestinian Authority (PA) ...