Israeli Supreme Court

The conflict between the judiciary and the legislature puts Israel in a situation without clear precedents.

Raoul Wootliff and Michael Bachner
March 26 2020 12:01AM

Its edict crippling lame-duck governments has led voters to rally around Prime Minister Netanyahu.

March 9 2020 12:01AM

Israelis against judicial imperialism want a prime minister, even one under corruption charges, seeking legal reform.

Jan. 17 2020 12:01AM

Netanyahu’s opponents are wrong to put their hopes in the legal system.

Yedidia Stern
Dec. 18 2019 12:01AM

A step toward making Israel more democratic.

Dec. 11 2018 12:01AM

The Supreme Court shouldn’t give in to illiberal impulses.

David M. Weinberg
Dec. 3 2018 12:01AM

The game the Court is playing is “heads I win, tails you lose.”

Oct. 22 2018 12:01AM

A restraint on a runaway judiciary.

Aug. 2 2018 12:01AM

A “mind-boggling” ruling.

Sept. 20 2017 12:01AM

It’s hard to imagine a former justice in any other democracy trying to orchestrate a mass judicial resignation.

Dec. 26 2016 12:48AM

Israel’s supreme court, and its overreaching and overactive judiciary in general, are not the cause but the symptom of a larger predicament.

Dec. 12 2016 12:01AM

How Israel’s supreme court has effected its own constitutional revolution—and thereby undermined public confidence in the rule of law.

Dec. 5 2016 12:01AM

Lessons to learn from Europe.

Gideon Sa’ar
Jan. 19 2016 12:01AM

With the election over, what should be the priorities of Israel’s new government?

March 20 2015 12:01AM