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Judiciary: December 2, 2012

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Former Deputy Attorney General, Attorney Mike Blass, continues to handle professional matters for the Ministry of Justice, even though his tenure in the office has ended as a result of a governmental decision.

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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December 2nd, 2012 at 9:41 am

Settlers and Settlements: June 11, 2012

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The settlers who will be evicted from Givat HaUlpana, a neighborhood in the settlement of Beit El, will be housed in mobile homes erected without building permits, after Deputy Attorney General Mike Balas waived the need for permits citing “urgent military requirements.” (Ha’aretz)

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June 11th, 2012 at 9:29 pm

Political: January 2, 2012

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The Knesset’s Constitution, Law and Justice Committee approved for second and third readings a legislative bill annulling the results of the election for the Justice Selection Committee held by the Israel Bar Association last month.  Attorney Orit Koren, the deputy Attorney-General, warned during the committee meeting that “the Knesset is abusing its legislative powers.”