Times of Israel is holding a special online event to discuss the current judicial reforms under debate and their possible implications for Israeli democracy. The event will be live streamed here on IDI’s English website in addition to the Times of Israel website.
First session: "Reform or Ruin?"
Opening Remarks by Times of Israel Editor David Horowitz.
Overview by Prof. Amichai Cohen.
Prof. Yaniv Roznai rebuts spin surrounding the potential judicial reform.
Prof. Moshe Koppel, surveying other countries' less-activist Supreme Courts.
Dr. Tamar Hostovsky Brandes on the dangers of incremental institutional changes.
Adv. Yonatan Green on why the Override Clause isn't all bad.
Second Session: "Strategic Litigation: Case Studies"
20:00 - 21:00
Adv. Shlomit Ravitsky Tur-Paz, Director of the Joan and Irwin Jacobs Center for Shared Society.
Dr. Susan Weiss, Director of the Center for Women's Justice.
Rabbi Adv. Noa Sattath, Executive Director, Association for Civil Rights in Israel.