Compromise Reached on Migron by Naama Ben-Yaakov An agreement has reportedly been reached between residents of Migron and Minister-without-Portfolio Benny Begin (Likud) to prevent the demolition of several homes in the village. According to reports, the compromise permits new homes to be built at a permanent site not far from Migron, making it possible for villagers to peacefully leave their current [...]
N’eman Clinches Solberg Appointment to Supreme Court by Sagit Levi The Committee for Appointment of Judges selected four new justices to the Supreme Court on Friday, including the hotly debated Judge Noam Solberg. The announcement followed disagreements over Solberg between Surpeme Court President Dorit Beinisch and Justice Minister Yaakov N’eman, who chairs the committee. Solberg, who lives in Israel’s disputed Judea region, was a controversial candidate [...]
Supreme Court Pres. To Scuttle Appointee Deal Israeli Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch will allegedly renege on an agreement she made with members of the panel of nominating judges, and support Sephardic former-Attorney General Menachem Mazuz to the court, rather than nationalist-leaning Jerusalem District Judge Noam Solberg.