Trip Planner:   Middle East  /  Israel  /  Jerusalem District  /  Jerusalem  /  Sightseeing  /  The Supreme Court of Israel
The Supreme Court of Israel, Jerusalem
(4.1/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
The Supreme Court of Israel is the highest court in Israel. It has ultimate appellate jurisdiction over all other courts and, in some cases, original jurisdiction.The Supreme Court consists of 15 justices who are appointed by the Judicial Selection Committee. Once appointed, justices have life tenure unless they resign, retire at the age of 70, or are removed from office. The current President of the Supreme Court is Miriam Naor.The Supreme Court is situated in Jerusalem. Its jurisdiction applies to all of Israel and the Israeli-occupied territories.According to the principle of binding precedent, a ruling of the Supreme Court is binding upon every other court, except itself.Over the years, the Supreme Court has ruled on numerous sensitive issues, some of which relate to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the rights of Arab citizens and discrimination between Jewish groups in Israel.AppointmentSupreme Court Justices are appointed by the Judicial Selection Committee. The Selection Committee is composed of nine members: Three Supreme Court Justices (including the President of the Supreme Court), two cabinet ministers (one of them being the Minister of Justice), two Knesset members, and two representatives of the Israel Bar Association. The committee is chaired by the Minister of Justice.
Our Jerusalem trip itinerary maker makes visiting The Supreme Court of Israel and other Jerusalem attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Source
Create a full Jerusalem itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Jerusalem

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Jerusalem by other users

5 days in Israel BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC February, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Israel BY A USER FROM CANADA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Argentina, Orlando & Israel BY A USER FROM BRAZIL March, kids, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Israel BY A USER FROM DENMARK April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Jerusalem & Egypt BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Israel BY A USER FROM ZAMBIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Israel BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Jerusalem BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Morocco, Egypt & Jerusalem BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Middle East & Cairo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Magnificent architecture, everything is permeated by a concern for transparency and light in this building guarantor of democracy despite criticism from any quarter.
    View original
  • Deep architectural symbolism, more than two thousand years history of justice (from the Ancient Jewish - through the Ottoman and British - to the contemporary Israeli), free access to the hearings - a...  more »
  • Donation to the state of Israel by the Rotshild Foundation,planed by the Ada and Ram Carmi Architects office,Very special planning houses the Supreme Court of Israel 
Google
  • Located in the center of the Capitol Hill. Beautiful building, spacious halls and lobby. Recommended
  • This is a gorgeous building, well worth visiting for the impressive architecture and design. Very modern style.
  • . " Dear Sirs, I want to write a letter, I thank you for this opportunity. This may be the greatest tool to get the words out that are true to the best of my knowledge, is that the United Stated Government has a patent on Ebola. This be truth then please hear me out. We need your help in bringing Justice in a Sovereign Nation that once revered your God as our God. Adonai the Holy One of Israel is LORD of all. Germ Warfare is genocidal acts against humanity. Ebola has the potential to wipe out Billions of ethnic groups. Adolf Hitler hated the Human Race. There is ethnic cleansing going on in AFRICA if Ebola is a patent to the United States Government. And this is Neo National Socialism in it's highest form possible. Please help bring Justice to the dead around the World to this Ebola outbreak, and America. Please recall that the Illuminati does want to wipe out 90% of the world's population. Fin." Here is all the given names to the invention: Inventors Jonathan S. Towner, Stuart T. Nichol, James A. Comer, Thomas G. Ksiazek, Pierre E. Rollin, Less Publication number CA2741523 A1 Publication type Application Application number CA 2741523 PCT number PCT/US2009/062079 Publication date Apr 29, 2010 Filing date Oct 26, 2009 Priority date Oct 24, 2008 Also published as EP2350270A2, 4 More » Inventors Jonathan S. Towner, 4 More » Applicant Jonathan S. Towner, 5 More » Export Citation BiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan Classifications (21), Legal Events (1) External Links: CIPO, Espacenet FIELD OF THE INVENTION [0003] The invention is related to compositions and methods directed to a novel species of human Ebola (hEbola) virus. BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION [0004] The family Filoviridae consists of two genera, Marburgvirus and Ebolavirus, which have likely evolved from a common ancestor'. The genus Ebolavirus includes four species: Zaire, Sudan, Reston and Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) ebolaviruses, which have, with the exception of Reston and Cote d'Ivoire ebolaviruses, been associated with large hemorrhagic fever (HF) outbreaks in Africa with high case fatality (53-90%)2.
  • The Supreme court building of Israel is one of the most beautiful buildings in Israel. Built in the 1990's it has a "post modern" design, and it is highly recommended to join a tour that reviews the building and its function.
  • A 'UZUBILLAH himinassyaithon NIR RAJIM BISMILLAH HIR RAHMAN NIR RAHIM. ALLAHHUMMA SOLLI 'ALA SAYDINA MUHAMMAD WA 'ALA SAYDINA MUHAMMAD KAMA SOLLAI TA 'ALA IBRAHIM WA 'ALA ALI IBRAHIM FIL 'ALAMIN INNAKA HAMIDDUN MAJID. SHALOM YA BANI ISRAEL. YU SOLLU 'ALAIHISALAM. ASSALAMU 'ALAIKUM WARAH MATULLAH.