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Bill Tackles Life Insurance Blacklist

"No one should have to suffer this kind of discrimination."

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/bill_tackles_life_insurance_blacklist_20040123

New York state legislators are trying to prevent insurance companies from blacklisting travelers to Israel so that they cannot obtain life insurance coverage. Sheldon Silver, speaker of the New York Assembly, and Assemblyman Peter Grannis unveiled a bill Jan. 15 that would bar state insurance firms from denying life insurance to anyone who has traveled to Israel.

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