Legal Memos

Legal memos aim to draw the attention of Palestinian decision makers to violations of the law whilst highlighting the appropriate means available to enforce the law in the best possible manner in accordance with international criteria. These memos contribute effectively to MUSAWA's strategic goal to contribute to the upholding of the rule of law in the State of Palestine.


Below is an overview of most legal memos that were sent by MUSAWA. In addition the legal memos are published in our multi-annual magazine Eye on Justice, which can be found here.

MUSAWA Demands the Immediate Abolishment of the Decree-Laws Amending the Judi...


West Bank and Gaza

West Bank / Gaza / Announcement / Core Program / position paper

In order to preserve civil peace and the Basic Law, let decree-laws amending judicial legislation be abolished immediately and without delay   Indeed, it is a dark day in the history of the Palestinian people; the day of the assassination of the principles of the constitutional and civil state; the day of violating the principle of separation of powers and the rule of law; the day of the abolition of the content, core and foundations of the independence of one authority from the three state authorities: by ...



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