Monday, August 7, legal adviser to the government away Mandelblit appealed to the high court with a request to issue a temporary ban on all actions on alienation of private land of the Palestinian Arabs for settlement expansion.
The appeal came during consideration of the appeal against the law on the legalization of outposts adopted by the Knesset.
Earlier media reported that the legal adviser to the government away Mandelblit intends to speak in the high Court against the law on the legalization of the outposts. Surrounded by Mandelblit did not comment on this information. Only once, in 1986, legal Advisor to the government of Yitzhak Zamir did so, demanding the start of the investigation against the suspects in the case of bus 300. On the background of the conflict with the government Zamir was dismissed, and his place was taken by Yosef Harish.
February 7, the legal adviser to the government has asked representatives of several organizations with a request to prevent the implementation of this law. Activists of «Yesh DIN», «peace now» and «Association of civil rights», the law on outposts contrary to the Basic law on freedom and honor, as well as international law. According to the authors of the letter, he poses a threat to prosecute IDF soldiers and civilians abroad. Human rights activists claim that the law leads to alienation not less of 8,000 dunums of private land belonging to Palestinian Arabs.
Since the adoption of the law against him was filed at least two appeals.