Slippery Slope

Notes From a Crumbling Democracy

Archive for the ‘Blogger’ tag

Military and Security Forces: December 16, 2012

without comments

The blogger who operates the blog “Eishton” is under investigation by the Military Police Criminal Investigations Department following a post he published about suicides in the IDF and the shortfalls of the Defense Ministry and IDF in memorializing fallen soldiers. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

Internal Security: January 6, 2012

without comments

Blogger Yossi Gurvitz was questioned by the police two weeks ago on suspicion of inciting violence, following a decision by deputy state prosecutor for special procedures, Attorney Shay Nitzan, after right-wing organization “The Legal Forum for the Land of Israel” filed a complaint in August.  Even though the case has been publicized in the media, the police is preventing Gurvitz from providing details on the investigation.