Yonah Jeremy Bob

International lawyer, constitutional law commentator, Jerusalem Post Correspondent, lecturer and more

Rule of Law: Shifting to the Center

A year into his term, Supreme Court President Asher Grunis surprised both his supporters and detractors with his rulings. 

One year into the reign of Supreme Court President Asher D. Grunis, the anointed prince of the school of anti-judicial activism has fulfilled some of his supporters’ goals while moving to the unpredictable center of the judicial map on others. Read more…

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Court approves gay divorce in landmark ruling

Tel Aviv court hands down ruling to divorced couple, going against rabbinical court which does not recognize homosexual couples.

The Tel Aviv Family Court has made history by being the first Israeli court to approve the divorce of a homosexual couple, the court announced on Monday. Read more…