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Towleroad Gay News: Netanyahu to push ahead with controversial judicial reform


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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu intends to press ahead with his controversial overhaul of the judiciary despite months of huge street protests. Netanyahu accused the opposition at a Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on Sunday of stalling for time in negotiations mediated by President Isaac Herzog. He said the prominent opposition politicians Yair Lapid and Benny Gantz had only feigned dialogue and never meant to find common ground with the government. “That is why we will gather this week and take practical steps,” Netanyahu said. Referring to his election victory last year, he added that…

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