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Israel’s judicial overhaul delayed amid political upheaval

Clip: 03/27/2023 | 4m 28s  | Video has closed captioning.

After weeks of protests, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday evening that he would delay, but not cancel, proposed changes to the country’s judicial system. His supporters say the legislation would rein in an out-of-control bench, while opponents call it an attack on Israeli democracy. Special correspondent Nurit Ben reports from Jerusalem.

Aired: 03/27/23

Rating: NR

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