Thursday, October 28th | 22 Heshvan 5782

Subscribe
December 10, 2013 1:33 pm
0

Knesset Revises ‘Infiltrator Law,’ Defying High Court

avatar by News Editor

The Israeli Knesset. Photo: Wiki Commons.

Times of Israel – The Knesset passed late Monday night a new version of the so-called “Infiltrator Law,” which allows for the detention of illegal African migrants for up to one year, and additionally provides for the detention of such individuals in what is termed an “open” facility.

The previous version of the law, which provided for detaining “infiltrators” for up to three years, was struck down as unconstitutional by the High Court of Justice in September.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.