The head of the council of Palestinian village of Jalud and human rights group Yesh Din filed a petition the High Court of Justice, demanding the court instruct proceedings for the demarcation of settlement jurisdictions be made public and transparent and include a public consultation process prior to jurisdiction declarations. The petition also seeks to revoke the jurisdiction allocated for the new settlement of Amichai. Petitioners submitted to Court two archived documents uncovered by Akevot. 

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Re: Inclusion of state land, Jewish-owned land and acquired land in the jurisdiction of regional councils

11 February, 1981

AG Zamir Legal Opinion

Jordanian law on acquisition of lands for public needs

12 May, 1980