Israel’s Legal System and Laws

The proof is in the protest

Zvi Hauser 27 Elul 5778 | 7 September 2018

Asking demonstrators at Saturday’s so-called “protest for equality” not to wave Palestinian flags was a reasonable request, to be sure. Palestine is there, on the mountain, where demonstrators believe...

עמונה. ויקיפדיה. צילום יעקב

Israel’s Settlement Regulations Bill and International Law

Prof. Eugene Kontorovich 22 Kislev 5777 | 22 December 2016

The proposed “Regulation Bill” raises the legal issues within Israeli and International Law regarding Israel's conduct in Judea, Samaria, the Golan Heights and East Jerusalem. Prof. Kontorovich...

former Justice Ministers

Legal Advisers and the Government: Analysis and Recommendations

Dr. Aviad Bakshi 23 Nisan 5776 | 1 May 2016

The AG holds exceptional powers in comparison to the government ministers thus undermining governance and the rule of majority. Kohelet's research paper calls for a fundamental reform to define...

New federal law

New federal law fights European boycotts of Israel

Prof. Eugene Kontorovich 19 Tammuz 5775 | 6 July 2015

A major new anti-boycott law creates changes the legal landscape for governments and companies, including European ones, that seek to impose politically-motivated economic sanctions on Israeli companies. On Monday,...


Was it Right to Try to Pass a Nation-State Law?

Prof. Gideon Sapir 21 Shevat 5775 | 10 February 2015

The media recently exposed the Israeli public to a barrage of spin regarding the proposed Basic Law: Israel is the Nation State of the Jewish People. Like all spin,...

On basic law Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people

Prof. Abraham Diskin 1 Kislev 5775 | 23 November 2014

Prof. Diskin explains the rationale of the Basic law: Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people which he was one of its initiators


Mahmoud Abbas cannot rewrite international law

Dr. Emmanuel Navon 8 Elul 5774 | 3 September 2014

Mahmoud Abbas threatened last week to go to the U.N. and, according to Palestinian sources, ask the U.N. Security Council to compel a deadline for the withdrawal of Israel...


Crimea, International Law, and the West Bank

Prof. Eugene Kontorovich 8 Sivan 5774 | 6 June 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry spent the spring shuttling between his two major foreign-policy concerns—Russia’s control over Crimea and Israel’s control over the West Bank—entirely unaware that he was...

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