Still of Meir Shamgar from "The Law in These Parts" (Image:

Meir Shamgar, former president of the Israeli Supreme Court, passed away on October 19. Benjamin Netanyahu said he “played an important role in shaping Israel’s legal foundations, including the legal policy in Judea and Samaria,” and Dr. Uri Weiss agrees. “Judge Shamgar was the chief architect of the Israeli legal regime of occupation, settlement construction, and apartheid,” Weiss explains.