Justice minister will ‘prioritize’ controversial legislation to protect Israelis in the West Bank from ‘discriminatory’ martial rule
On Sunday March 13 representatives from the Legal Forum for Israel participated in the Internal Affairs and Environment Committee meeting chaired by MK David Amsalem regarding an amendment to the illegal infiltrators law.
The Legal Forum initiated a bill amendment together with MK Moti Yogev in the previous
Legal Forum chair tells Arutz Sheva about his proposal to Netanyahu that could allow Israel to take deterrent action.
Attorney Yossi Fuchs, chairperson of the Legal Forum for Israel, last month submitted a legal opinion to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, in which he proposed distancing rather than expelling the families of
Approximately 60,000 illegal infiltrators entered Israel in the last several years from Sudan and Eritrea. Unlike other foreigners who came to Israel to work, these groups came with one purpose, to put down roots, raise families and reunite with their families once they are settled. In other words, these infiltrators
The current security situation and terrorist attacks in recent weeks have forced the Israeli leadership to get out of its complacency and take significant steps in an attempt to restore the safety of Israeli citizens.
Actions including demolishing the homes of terrorists, revoking citizenship, enforcing financial sanctions as measures
On Monday December 1st the Legal Forum for Israel and other organizations marked a significant success when the Planning Council Appeals Committee revoked plans to establish a German funded waste disposal site near Rimonim in area C, which is under complete Israeli rule, for the sole use of the Palestinian
On Thursday, June 26, Green Now, a sub-organization of the Legal Forum for Israel, petitioned the Supreme Court against the Minister of Environmental Protection Amir Peretz, due to his refusal to include Green Now in the list of entities recognized by law to prevent environmental hazards, (civil claims). In the
Green Now, the Legal Forum’s environmental sub-organization marked a significant success in the Supreme Court on Wednesday, May 14, following a petition filed in 2012. Green Now petitioned against the dumping of hazardous waste near Bet El.
This area,in the Binyamin region,is home to a number of army bases that,since
On Tuesday April 1st another hearing took place in the Supreme Court regarding the legality of the illegal immigrant’s law. Previously the Supreme Court stated that the government must shorten the term of imprisonment it had set for three years. This decision has numerous implications for the future of the
In the early hours of Wednesday morning Israel completed the release of 26 long-serving Palestinian prisoners in the second part of a four stage deal with the Palestinian Authority agreed at the start of the current round of peace talks.
The release took place amidst strong criticism from the bereaved