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Published: 26 February 2021

560 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190696023

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The Occupation of Justice

The Supreme Court of Israel and the Occupied Territories

Second Edition

David Kretzmer and Yaël Ronen

  • Provides a critical analysis of the manner in which the Israeli Supreme Court has dealt with petitions relating to the actions and policies of the Israeli authorities in the West Bank and Gaza,
  • Offers an exhaustive analysis of the Court's decisions on a variety of topics, including civilian settlements, the separation barrier, punitive house demolitions, and conduct of hostilities
  • Examines the impact the Court's judicial review has had on the legitimisation of Israeli policies and practices in the Occupied Territories

New to this Edition:

  • Includes decisions of the Israeli Supreme Court's delivered since the publication of the previous edition in 2002
  • Contains ten new chapters on issues that have arisen during this time, including the bodies of law applied by the Court, the status of Gaza, the Separation Barrier, and judicial review of hostilities
  • Expands on issues previously not examined directly such as the status of settlers and planning and building
  • Topics covered by the previous edition have been updated and expanded

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