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If It Is Not There – It Does Not Exist

If It Is Not There – It Does Not Exist

Six months ago, the “Plastic Bag Law” took effect, which banned entirely the use of lightweight plastic bags by large grocery chains. The Legal Forum’s legal experts warned that the bill does not apply in Judea and Samaria and therefore consumers in these areas cannot be charged for the bags.

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The Legal Forum for Israel Calling for the Implementation of Secret Ballots In the Judicial Appointment Committee
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The Legal Forum for Israel Calling for the Implementation of Secret Ballots In the Judicial Appointment Committee

Selecting candidates for senior positions is a complex task, and even more so with regard to positions in the public sector which influence the lives of countless citizens.
The Judicial Appointment Committee is comprised of 3 representatives from the Judiciary, two representatives from the legislative, two representatives from the executive,

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The UN’s inherent paradox – is it time to start anew?

The UN’s inherent paradox – is it time to start anew?

At the risk of sounding overly dramatic, the world today is in shambles. Need proof? Just look at the ostensibly escalating chaos in vast parts of the world; the entire Middle East is overcome with civil wars, genocide, brutality and hatred as are great parts of Africa and a portion

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State Prosecution Petitions Against Transparency and Review

State Prosecution Petitions Against Transparency and Review

During the last few weeks Israel’s judicial system has been rocked by the decision of employees in the Public Prosecution Office to strike in an attempt to prevent the publication of a report detailing flaws in the conduct of the Prosecution.

The Attorney General’s Office yields enormous power and

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U.S. House and Senate Denounce EU on Labelling Judea and Samaria Products

U.S. House and Senate Denounce EU on Labelling Judea and Samaria Products

On Wednesday November 11 the European Union approved a measure labeling Jewish-made goods from Judea and Samaria, East Jerusalem and the Golan in a clear anti-Semitic move.
Prior to the guidelines being approved, official representatives of the State of Israel as well as initiatives from the U.S Congress and Senate

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Legal Forum Advancing Bill Amendments

Legal Forum Advancing Bill Amendments

As part of the Legal Forum’s activities to improve the legal system, on November 23rd the Forum met with Justice Minister Shaked’s Legal Advisor in order to advance initiatives which the Forum is addressing, and to examine ways in which the Forum, with a force of 400 attorneys can support

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