(AP) - An Israeli man has been charged with participation in a human
trafficking ring that captured and tortured African migrants in Egypt's
neighboring Sinai desert, according to an indictment released Sunday. The
indictment said the...
(AP) - Israel's Supreme Court has brought forward a hearing this week on the
appeal of a Palestinian prisoner waging an unprecedented two-month hunger
strike, court officials and his lawyers said Monday. A statement from the
(AP) - African migrants who entered Israel illegally will be given cash
incentives if they leave on their own soon, or they will face expulsion, the Interior
Ministry said Friday. A tent city is being built to hold other migrants, the
(AP) - Human rights lawyers say Israel's Justice Ministry is making it tough
for Palestinians and migrants to file suit in an Israeli court. Under an
amended regulation taking effect Sept. 1, petitioners must include their
(AP) - Israel's military prosecutor dropped a manslaughter charge against a
soldier initially suspected of killing a Palestinian woman and her daughter
during Israel's war against Gaza militants nearly four years ago, a defense
The Christian population has been plummeting across the
Middle East in recent years. The primary cause of the decline is radical
Islamic persecution of non-Muslims, from church burnings to outright murder
simply for the "crime" of being Christian...
In 1949, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Robert H.
Jackson warned about turning the U.S. Constitution's Bill of Rights into a
national "suicide pact." On similar grounds, the Israeli Supreme Court earlier
this month rejected a challenge...
WSMJJ Conference Announcement
Who: Third International Congress of the World Society of Mixed Jurisdiction
What: Methodology and Innovation in Mixed Legal Systems
When: 20-23 June 2011
Where: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem...
Palestinian Statehood under International Law
An Analysis and Discussion by John M. B. Balouziyeh, Esq.
General Assembly Resolution A/67/L.28 on the Status of Palestine at the United Nations was adopted on November 29, 2012...
Israël, la Palestine et la Cour pénale internationale
Par John M. B. Balouziyeh, Esq.
Avec la résolution A/67/L.28 à propos du statut de la Palestine à l'Organisation des Nations Unies (O.N...
By Louis M. Solomon
In Estate of Yael Botvin v.
Islamic Republic of Iran , et al., Civil Action No. 05-0220 (D.D.C. March
2011), [ an
enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ] plaintiff is the estate of an Israeli...
Welcome to LexisNexis Middle Eastern Law Toolbox, our bazaar which highlights legal content of particular Middle Eastern nations in our database.
New to working in the region? Our Guide to International Legal Research chapter on the Middle East...
by Alon Kaplan, Lyat Eyal and Susanna von
The recent economic crisis left
many countries with an immense "hole" in their treasury. Many states
were looking for ways to fill their economic gaps and many increased their...