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2002-11-12
On 28 October 2002, Adalah sent a letter to the Attorney General's office, on behalf of Archimandrite Theodosios (Atallah) Hanna, Spokesman of the Greek Orthodox Church in Jerusalem and the Holy...
2002-10-29
The National Lawyers Guild (NLG), a voluntary association of thousands of progressive American lawyers and law students, invited and hosted Adalah for a two-week speaking tour in New York and...
2002-10-16
The evidence submitted by the petitioners shows that conditions in Ansar III do not meet minimum standards for a detention facility. Ansar III is situated in the Naqab desert, which is exceedingly...
2002-10-13
Today, the Supreme Court issued a temporary injunction freezing the implementation of a new law for 30 days, which would cut child allowances by 20% to families who do not serve in the military....
2002-09-27
Adalah is pleased to announce the publication of a new volume of our legal journal, Adalah's Review, Volume 3 - Law and Violence. The essays in this volume attempt to offer an understanding of the...
2002-09-12
On 10 September 2002, Adalah learned from media reports that the Israeli prison authorities ordered the Open University (a correspondence school) to refuse the enrollment of all Palestinian...
2002-09-10
On 5 September 2002, Adalah sent a letter to Attorney General Elyakim Rubenstein demanding that the recently reconvened Demography Council be denied government funding or support, and that a total...
2002-09-10
Yesterday, Minister of Interior Eli Yishai signed a special decree officially revoking the citizenship of Mr. Nihad Abu Kishik, an Arab citizen of Israel. This unprecedented decision makes Mr. Abu...
2002-09-01
The official Commission of Inquiry into the October 2000 protest demonstrations ("Commission") concluded its public hearings on 21 August 2002 with the testimony of former Prime Minister Ehud...
2002-08-29
On 26 August 2002, Adalah filed a petition to the Supreme Court in its own name and on behalf of the Association for Support and Defense of Bedouin Rights in Israel, the Islamic Committee in the...
2002-08-29
On 26 August 2002, Adalah submitted 12 individual petitions to the Supreme Court on the Israeli government's interim policy canceling all pending family unifications if the non-citizen spouse is...
2002-08-18
Today, Supreme Court Justice Strassberg-Cohen granted a temporary injunction preventing the Israeli army from using Palestinian civilians as human shields and/or hostages through the army's...
2002-08-18
On 6 August 2002, the official Commission of Inquiry into the October 2000 events (hereafter "the Commission") heard testimony from three academic expert witnesses: Danny Rabinowitz, Professor of...
2002-08-16
During yesterday's hearing at the Commission of Inquiry into the October 2000 events, Adalah confronted former Minister of Internal Security Shlomo Ben Ami with a document outlining ways in which...
2002-08-15
On 7 August 2002, the Director of the Ministry of Interior's Population Bureau sent a letter to Adalah in which he announced the cancellation of an order he had issued preventing Mohammed Kannaneh,...
2002-08-13
Yesterday, Adalah sent a letter to Attorney General Elyakim Rubenstein seeking the cancellation of a decision by the Registrar of Associations ("Registrar") to appoint an investigator into Adalah's...
2002-08-12
Yesterday, Adalah announced that it has learned through media reports of a pending investigation into the organization by the Ministry of the Interior's Registrar of Associations. "These reports...
2002-08-12
On 17 July 2002, the Supreme Court dismissed a petition filed by Adalah on behalf of Sheikh Ra'ed Salah, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Israel; Al Meezan Association for Human Rights; and in...
2002-08-08
On 7 August 2002, Adalah filed a pre-petition to Minister of the Interior Eliyahu Yishai, raising grave concerns about his announcement that he intends to revoke the citizenship of two Palestinian...
2002-08-07
On 5 August 2002, the Supreme Court rejected a petition filed by Adalah on 21 July 2002, against the Official Commission of Inquiry into the October 2000 protest demonstrations (hereafter "the...