Press Releases

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2020-09-14
In 2018, Adalah called on Israel’s attorney general to intervene and order an independent investigation into the killing of Ya'akub Abu al-Qi'an due to fears of fatal flaws, conflicts of...
2020-09-14
Residents of Misgav-area villages in northern Israel demand subsidized programs in accordance with their socio-economic ranking; parents now pay five times more than the amount paid by parents in...
2020-09-10
Hastily-legislated law designed to combat COVID-19 allows Israel’s government to impose sweeping restrictions that violate civil liberties with zero parliamentary oversight.
2020-09-06
Supreme Court’s decision criticized the Israeli government, despite dismissing Adalah’s petition, after approval of comprehensive ‘Major Coronavirus Law’. Court did not decide on principle...
2020-09-02
As Adalah's director, Hassan Jabareen has led a long series of struggles for the rights of the Arab minority in Israel, utilizing legal tools – first and foremost petitions to the Supreme Court...
2020-09-02
Adalah: Israel’s extreme, barbaric, illegal policy is motivated by vengeance; Adalah now leading legal fight to return body of Ahmad Erekat, shot dead by Israeli Border Police outside Jerusalem...
2020-08-31
As Gaza faces COVID-19 outbreak, Israel imposes full maritime closure, bans land entry of building materials and fuel; electricity available just 4 hours a day; Israeli measures cause grave harm to...
2020-08-24
Adalah takes series of new legal actions to defend rights of East J’lem Palestinians in shadow of renewed outbreak; 50% of city’s new patients are Palestinians; Israel resumes demolitions of...
2020-08-16
Shin Bet’s extreme mass surveillance tools are not intended for civilian purposes and severely and persistently violate the right to privacy and freedom.
2020-08-06
Despite earlier Supreme Court ruling, Israeli government excludes Arab towns in ‘northern triangle’ region from enormous financial benefits enjoyed by neighboring Jewish towns with higher...
2020-08-04
Following hearing of Adalah-ACRI petition against Israel’s Cyber Unit, Supreme Court also calls on Israel to present similar censorship mechanisms in other countries and clarify their respective...
2020-07-30
Israeli police issued 77,000 tickets with fines amounting to tens of millions of shekels to individuals – without legal authority. Unclear regulations led to selective enforcement of rules, which...
2020-07-26
UN Special Rapporteur Prof. Michael Lynk highlights Israel’s illegal policies and practices of collective punishment targeting the Palestinian people.
2020-07-23
Israel’s top court rejects Adalah petition demanding Israel implement COVID-19 protective guidelines for prisoners at Gilboa prison; 30 prison guards and 7 prisoners are infected while 489 guards...
2020-07-21
Israel left Palestinian communities exposed to pandemic through substandard protection and limited access to testing, emergency medical services, and social welfare benefits – particularly in...
2020-07-20
Ban stipulates only specific Knesset members authorized by Israel’s internal security minister may visit Palestinian ‘security prisoners’; ban violates MKs' immunity and parliamentary rights.
2020-07-19
Total number of exits via Erez Crossing in June dropped sharply to 218, just one percent compared to the total exits recorded in February.
2020-07-13
Adalah: Newly-amended law yet another steep plunge down a slippery slope. There is real danger that further such steps will lead to total tyranny at the hands of the Israeli government.
2020-07-12
Bill disproportionately violates the fundamental constitutional rights of prisoners and detainees being held by Israel.
2020-07-07
Justices insist petition is too 'theoretical' for them to consider; Adalah: people are facing immediate danger to life and health.