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Israel’s Parliament Formally Votes To Dissolve Government

Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, voted Wednesday night to dissolve the government, triggering early elections scheduled for early April, nearly eight months earlier than required by law. “The bill, which passed by a vote of 102-2 in its third (final) reading, also sets early elections for April 9, 2019,” the Knesset’s website posted. Minister Yariv Levin, […]

Israel Enacts Medical Cannabis Export Law

The Law Still Requires Approval By The Israeli Cabinet To Enable Exports To Go Ahead. The medical cannabis export law proposed by MK Yoav Kisch (Likud) has been approved on its second and third Knesset readings. Approval was rushed through the Knesset in order to facilitate exports before the Knesset disperses. 21 MKs voted in […]