Monthly Archives: December 2016

60-day distancing order for Temple Mount detainees

Thursday, December 29, 2016, 15:51 Jerusalem Magistrate Court Judge Miriam (Mika) Banki imposed a light 15-day distancing order on a Muslim Waqf member accused of assaulting a Jew prostrating himself on the Temple Mount. The assaulted Jew and another Jew … Continue reading

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Temple Mount detainees held overnight, awaiting deliberation

Thursday, December 29, 2016, 10:26 Two Jews detained on the morning of Wednesday, December 28 on the Temple Mount were held in remand overnight and will brought to a deliberation at the Jerusalem Magistrate Court on Thursday morning. Honenu Attorney … Continue reading

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Amona protester released from house arrest

Tuesday, December 27, 2016, 11:08 At a December 27 deliberation Jerusalem Magistrate Court Judge Shaul Gabai Richter accepted the pleas made by Honenu Attorney Sinaiya Moses-Harizi and ordered the cancellation of the restrictive conditions imposed on a minor accused of … Continue reading

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Amona protester’s leg broken by police brutality

Monday, December 19, 2016, 8:38 An approximately 18-year-old youth who participated in a protest against the planned destruction of Amona at the Ofra Junction on the evening of Saturday, December 17 (after Shabbat) was sprayed with pepper spray and pushed … Continue reading

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“Legitimate protest does not justify administrative orders”

Monday, December 12, 2016, 13:39 In light of the mentions in the news media of the Central Command’s intent to issue administrative restrictive orders as part of the preparation for the destruction of Amona, Honenu is concerned that Major-General Roni … Continue reading

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Detainees left overnight in cold, open areas of police station

Sunday, December 11, 2016, 14:50 Honenu Attorney Menasheh Yado filed a complaint with the Public Complaints Unit of the Israeli Police about a serious violation of the rights of a couple from the Shomron detained in the Old City of … Continue reading

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Supreme Court verdict on Temple Mount distancing

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 15:34 On Tuesday, December 6, Supreme Court Justices accepted Honenu’s petition and ruled that the practice of the police to require Jews to sign a letter of undertaking as a condition for ascending the Temple Mount … Continue reading

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AG’s office retracts border policeman’s indictment

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 12:39 On Monday, December 5, after a dramatic legal struggle of over two and a half years, the Attorney General’s office retraction of its indictment of border policeman Ben Deri was announced. The following morning Honenu … Continue reading

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AG’s office retracts claims against border policeman

Monday, December 5, 2016, 20:20 On the evening of Monday, December 5, Channel 2 (Israel) announced that the Attorney General’s office had retracted its indictment of Ben Deri, a border policeman accused of killing an Arab rioter who threw rocks … Continue reading

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Minors detained over Amona fliers

Sunday, December 4, 2016, 13:37 On the morning of Sunday, December 4, detectives from the Department of Nationalist Crime in the Central Unit of the Yehuda and Shomron Police detained two minors aged 14 and 17 on suspicion of distributing … Continue reading

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