The Supreme court in response to the appeal of the Explorer, 10-th channel ITV Raviv Druker ordered the head of the government of Benjamin Netanyahu to release information about its negotiations with the owner of the newspaper «Israel a-Yom», billionaire Sheldon Adelson and former newspaper editor Amos Regavim.
The court decision States that Netanyahu is obliged to report, when and for how long the negotiations with those parties.
The appeal was lodged against the decision rendered by the district court of Jerusalem a year ago, when Benjamin Netanyahu in addition to the post of Prime Minister held the post of Minister of communications. The court rejected the request of the journalist 10s under the pretext that this requirement is interference in private life. The decision of the district court stated that «the two specified in the lawsuit of people are personal friends of the Prime Minister and conversations with them, it’s personal conversations not related to the work of the head of the government.»