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High Court Justice Resigns Unexpectedly

The Israeli High Court experienced another shock on Tuesday after Justice Yoram Danziger unexpectedly announced his resignation, for “personal reasons.” “I have decided to end my tenure in a year…

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T.A. Court: Bank Can Close Account for Bad Behavior

Banks are entitled to close down the account of customers who display unruly or threatening behavior toward bank employees, the Tel Aviv District Court ruled on Thursday, according to Globes.…

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Elor Azaria Sentenced to 18-Month Prison Term

Elor Azaria, the IDF soldier convicted last month for shooting at a terrorist in Chevron last Purim when he was neutralized and on the ground after having been shot when…

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Police, Protestors Prepare for Azaria Sentencing

Police were out in large numbers Tuesday morning, preparing to meet the large crowds expected to gather outside Defense Ministry headquarters in Tel Aviv, as a final sentencing decision in…

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Appeals Court Denies Stay to Kiryas Joel Expansion

An appeals court allowed a long-awaited expansion of the village of Kiryas Joel to begin, upholding a lower court ruling which rejected legal challenges to the growth. In a decision…

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