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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.”


Political: December 2, 2012

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Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein opposes the legislative amendment to the Bar Association Bill, and it is assumed that he will not defend the amendment in the High Court of Justice.


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January 2nd, 2012 at 1:24 pm